Open Boards & Committees Positions
Notice of Appointments
Oconee County Advisory Boards & Committees
The Oconee County Board of Commissioners is seeking citizen applicants for appointments to the following:
NOTICE OF APPOINTMENT
OCONEE COUNTY TOURISM & VISITORS BUREAU
The Oconee County Board of Commissioners is seeking applications for one appointment to the Tourism & Visitors Bureau to fill an unexpired term that will begin immediately and expire June 30, 2021. Applicants may be residents of Oconee County or own/operate a business in the County with a significant business interest relating to hospitality (hotels/motels, attractions, restaurants) and tourism (civic, higher education, business, industry, economic development, sports/recreation and hospitality organizations). The candidates shall be willing to provide the time and effort to promote, solicit and market the County’s facilities, attractions, special events, and other appropriate businesses; encourage Economic Development through the attraction of visitors to Oconee County; and advocate for and assist with collaboration and cooperation between businesses and industries, servicing visitors, conventions and tourism.
Oconee County Farmland Preservation Committee: One appointment to start January 1, 2020 and expire December 31, 2023. This committee is responsible for ranking Oconee County farms submitted for potential farmland preservation funds. Qualified applicants may have experience in the area of farming or agriculture, and farmland preservation. Meetings are held on an as-needed basis, generally concentrated in the months of July thru December
Interested persons may apply online at www.oconeecounty.com or request additional information from the Board of Commissioners Office, 23 North Main Street, PO Box 145, Watkinsville, Georgia, 706-769-5120.
Deadline for applications: Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 12:00 p.m. (noon)
OCONEE COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
Interested persons may click the link to fill out the Citizen Advisory Board Application or request applications and additional information for these positions from the Board of Commissioners Office, 23 North Main Street, PO Box 145, Watkinsville, Georgia, (706)769-5120.