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:
Oconee County Farmland Preservation Ranking Committee: Two appointments to start January 1, 2022 and expire December 31, 2024. 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.
Oconee County Library Advisory Board: Two appointments to start January 1, 2022 and expire December 31, 2026. Members review and approve budgets, establish policies governing library programs, and present financial and progress reports. Meetings held quarterly on the second Monday at 4:30 pm. Location varies between Oconee Library, 1080 Experiment Station Road, Watkinsville and Bogart Library, 200 South Burson Avenue, Bogart.
Board of Elections & Registration: Two appointments to begin January 1, 2022 that will expire December 31, 2025. Members assist in the selection, appointment, and training of poll workers for elections. Meetings are held monthly on the first Monday at 5:00 pm at the Board of Elections Office, 10 Court Street, Watkinsville.
Oconee River Resource Conservation and Development Council Board: One appointment to begin January 1, 2022 that will expire December 31, 2025. Members assist the Council in working with local people, agencies, and organizations to identify critical problems, developing a plan to alleviate the problem, and implementing such a plan to help improve the quality of the area. Meetings are held as needed at the Oconee County Government Annex.
Deadline for applications: Tuesday, November 9 at 12:00 p.m. (noon)
Interested persons may apply online at www.oconeecounty.com or request an application and additional information for this position from the Board of Commissioners Office, 23 North Main Street, PO Box 145, Watkinsville, Georgia, 706-769-5120.