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Sample Ballots Now Available

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Sample Ballots Now Available

Sample Ballot for May 2020 Democratic Primary Sample Ballot for May 2020 Nonpartisan Election Sample Ballot for May 19, 2020 Republican Primary

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Now Hiring: Victim Advocate

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Now Hiring:  Victim Advocate

Gordon County is currently accepting applications for the position of Victim Advocate to work in the District Attorney’s Office. Qualified applicants should possess a minimum education requirement of a high school diploma or equivalency, sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position, usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/internship or having had a similar position for one to two years. The ideal candidate should possess the following skills and abilities: Good...

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Public Notice: Concerning the Processing of Absentee Ballots

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Public Notice: Concerning the Processing of Absentee Ballots

The Gordon County Board of Elections and Voter Registration hereby provides public notice of the Gordon County Board of Elections and Voter Registration intent to begin processing absentee ballots prior to the close of the polls on June 9, 2020. Pursuant to State Election Board Emergency Rule 183-1-14-0.7-.15, the Gordon County Board of Elections and Voter Registration shall open absentee ballots and begin scanning absentee ballots starting at 9:00 am on June 3, 2020, in the Gordon County Board of Elections and Voter Registration Office...

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FY 2020-21 Recommended Budget

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FY 2020-21 Recommended Budget

The FY 2020-21 Recommended Budget has been posted for review.  You may find the recommended budget on our Budget and Audits page at https://gordoncounty.org/government/budgets-audits/

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Now Hiring: Part-time Meals on Wheels Driver

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Now Hiring:  Part-time Meals on Wheels Driver

Gordon County is currently accepting applications for a part-time driver to deliver meals for the “Meals on Wheels” program. Hours will be Monday through Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., (hours subject to change if necessary). This is a part-time position with no benefits. The rate of pay is $9.77/hour. Qualified applicants should possess a high school diploma or equivalency, a valid Georgia Driver’s License, have a good driving record and pass a drug/alcohol screening and background check. Please apply online at gordoncounty.org....

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Public Hearing for Rezoning on Tuesday, May 19, 2020

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Public Hearing for Rezoning on Tuesday, May 19, 2020

The Gordon County Board of Commissioners will hold a work session on Tuesday, May 19, 2020, at 5:45 p.m. via teleconference.  In-person public access will not be allowed. The regular meeting of the Board of Commissioners will be at 6:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 19, 2020, via teleconference.  In-person public access will not be allowed. The public will be able to attend the work session and the regular meeting via Facebook live (https://facebook.com/gordoncountygov) During the regular meeting, as we continue to combat COVID-19, we will hold a public...

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Early Voting Begins Monday, May 18th

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Early Voting Begins Monday, May 18th

Early Voting for the June 9, 2020, General Primary Election and Presidential Preference Primary will begin on Monday, May 18th and will end on Friday, June 5th, in the Gordon County Board of Elections and Voter Registration Office, office hours are Monday – Friday from 8:30 am until 5 pm. We will have one day of Saturday voting on May 30th from 9 am until 4 pm, in the Elections and Voter Registration Office. We will not have early voting on Monday, May 25th due to Memorial Day. Please remember that the Gordon County Board of Elections and...

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Admin Report for May 5, 2020

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Admin Report for May 5, 2020

FINANCIAL REPORT SPLOST AND LOST:  SPLOST and LOST revenue shown in the report dated May 5, 2020 reflect collections reported for March 2020. For that period, SPLOST collections were $772,416.61 which is a $44,859.44 (6.17%) increase over the same period last year. LOST collections were $429,497.29 which is a $32,928.09 (7.16%) increase over the same period last year. The increases reflect a quarterly payment for taxes assessed against online sales. BUDGET PREPARATION CALENDAR FOR F/Y 2020-2021:  Finance is printing the recommended budget for...

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The EPD Burn Ban Has Been Postponed Until June 1st for Gordon County

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The EPD Burn Ban Has Been Postponed Until June 1st for Gordon County

Beginning May 1, the Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD) open burning ban will be in effect for 47 Georgia counties. The ban will begin June 1 in seven additional counties, which were given extra time to clear vegetative debris from April storms. (Banks, Catoosa, Chattooga, Floyd, Gordon, Upson, and Walker counties.) Typically, the ban prohibits citizens and businesses from burning yard and land-clearing debris during the summer ozone season, which runs from May 1 through September 30. This is in addition to the rule that...

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An Official Absentee Ballot Drop Box Now Available

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An Official Absentee Ballot Drop Box Now Available

Gordon County Board of Elections and Voter Registration Office has installed an “Official Absentee Ballot Drop Box” for voters to use when dropping off their absentee ballots to the Elections and Voter Registration Office. The “Official Absentee Ballot Drop Box” is located at the Gordon County Annex Building at 101 S. Piedmont Street, Calhoun, Georgia. Voters will be able to deposit their absentee ballot in the secured drop box anytime, even after regular business hours and on weekends. For more information, please...

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