News & Public Notices

BOARD OF EQUALIZATION

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BOARD OF EQUALIZATION

BOARD OF EQUALIZATION MEETING MARCH 24, 2020   ADMINISTRATION CONFERENCE ROOM 201 NORTH WALL ST. CALHOUN, GA.  30701 9:30 A.M.  

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Presidential Preference Primary Election

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Presidential Preference Primary Election

The Presidential Preference Primary Election will be on March 24, 2020.  Early voting will begin on March 2, 2020, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the new office located on the first floor of the County Annex Building, 101 South Piedmont Street which is the building next to the parking deck.  There will also be a Saturday opening for early voting on March 14, 2020, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  Early voting ends at 5:00 p.m. on March 20, 2020 Click here to view a sample ballot. Here are a few reminders: Make sure you are registered to vote. To...

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2020-PW104 Paving Materials and Services

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2020-PW104 Paving Materials and Services

The Gordon County Board of Commissioners is accepting sealed written bids from qualified suppliers to provide Public Works Related Materials and Services. To include – Asphalt Paving Materials, Metal Culverts, Pavement Marking Services, Right of Way Chemicals, Various Signs and materials, Stone, and Teeth and Blades. See bid packages below: 2020-PW104 Asphalt Paving 2020-PW104 Culverts 2020-PW104 Pavement Markings 2020-PW104 Right A Way Chem 2020-PW104 Signs 2020-PW104 Stone 2020-PW104 Teeth...

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Weather Information & Road Closures

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Weather Information & Road Closures

ROAD CLOSURES: This information has expired: ROAD CLOSURES AS OF 4:00 pm on 2/14/2020: Cook Rd, River Bend Rd. from Thomas Bluff Rd. to Cutoff Rd, McDaniel Station Rd, Water Tank Rd, Beamer Bottom Rd, Langford Rd, Beamer Circle Rd, Thomas Bluff Rd, and Miller Ferry Rd. TO REPORT A FLOODED ROAD, PLEASE CALL 911. Our Facebook pages are not monitored 24/7. WEATHER UPDATE: This information has expired:  On Monday, February 10, 2020, Gordon County and City of Calhoun public safety and public works officials participated in the National Weather...

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Updated: The Elections and Voter Registration Office is Moving

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Updated:  The Elections and Voter Registration Office is Moving

Update Posted on 2/7/2020 At the February 4, 2020 Board of Commissioners work session, the Chairperson for the Board of Elections and Voter Registration presented several issues concerning the upcoming election year. The new election equipment required by the State of Georgia is much larger than the old system.  The new system requires approximately 3,000 square feet of space for storage and access.  In addition, the new equipment must be charged monthly and requires specific amperage on the electrical circuits. The new State of Georgia rules...

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UPDATE: McDaniel Station Road Temporary Closure

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UPDATE: McDaniel Station Road Temporary Closure

Updated on 2/7/2020 at 4:15 p.m. The Gordon County Public Works Department was required to close McDaniel Station Road between Highway 53 and Holcomb Road due to a culvert washout after heavy rainfall on February 6, 2020. The washout has completely undermined the road and exposed underground utilities including a 12-inch water main, fiber optic cable, telephone lines, and a high-pressure gas main. The County has designated Liberty Road as an alternate route while repairs are underway. Gordon County has consulted with an engineer to design an...

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Gordon County Joint Agency Media Release

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Gordon County Joint Agency Media Release

At approximately 7:15 a.m. Thursday, February 6, Gordon County E9-1-1 was notified that south-central Gordon County near East Plainview Road was impacted by a storm system that caused damage to structures and toppled multiple trees due to high winds. Emergency responders from the Gordon County Sheriff’s Office, Gordon County Fire Department, Gordon County Emergency Management, Georgia Emergency Management Agency, and Gordon County Public Works responded to and remain on the scene in the area continuing to assess damages. Electrical crews are...

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Admin Report for February 4, 2020

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Admin Report for February 4, 2020

FINANCIAL REPORT SPLOST AND LOST:  SPLOST and LOST revenue shown in the report dated January 31, 2020, reflect collections reported for December 2019. For that period, SPLOST collections were $973,093.31 which is a $122,772.11 (14.44%) increase over the same period last year. LOST collections were $616,555.63 which is a $26,698.98 (4.53%) increase over the same period last year. BUDGET PREPARATION CALENDAR FOR F/Y 2020-2021:  Budget instructions will be sent to Department Heads, certain Elected Officials, and outside agencies on February 13....

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2020 Baseball/Softball Registration Is Now Open

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2020 Baseball/Softball Registration Is Now Open

The Gordon County Parks and Recreation Department’s baseball/softball season is here.  To sign up, please visit https://secure.rec1.com/GA/gordon-county-parks/catalog

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Get To Know The New Election System

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Get To Know The New Election System

“As Secretary of State, Brad Raffensperger made it his top priority to secure Georgia’s election systems. Following bipartisan legislation, recommendations from a bipartisan commission, and a fair bid process, Secretary Raffensperger and his office selected the most secure and cost-effective voting system in America. The Secretary and his team have partnered with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), as well as private sector security experts to provide a layered approach...

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