Posted on: November 9, 2020
The December 1, 2020 Special Election Runoff will SOLELY be for the District Attorney for the Western Judicial Circuit. The Special Election Runoff will be held on December 1, 2020. You must go to your assigned precinct on tha...Read on...
Posted on: November 18, 2020
Amrey Harden (far left), accompanied by his wife Debra, was sworn in as the newest member of the Oconee County Board of Commissioners by Probate Court Judge David Anglin on Tuesday, November 17, 2020, at the Oconee County Courthouse. Commissioner Harden w...Read on...
Posted on: November 24, 2020
Award recognizes ongoing efforts to protect local environment
The Keep Oconee County Beautiful Commission recently received a 2019/2020 Governor’s Circle Award, presented by the Keep Georgia Beautiful Foundation, in recognition of the Commission&...Read on...
Posted on: November 11, 2020
The Oconee County Senior Center recently received a grant in the amount of $10,000 from Meals on Wheels America to provide gloves, masks, hand sanitizer, hot meals, and a two-week supply of shelf-stable meals to Meals on Wheels participants in the county....Read on...
Posted on: November 5, 2020
Oconee County Parks & Recreation Director Lisa Davol presented Mincy Moffett, Botanist with the Wildlife Resource Division of Georgia DNR and Oconee County resident, with the Georgia Recreation and Parks Association State and District Volunteer of the...Read on...
Posted on: November 4, 2020
The Oconee County Board of Commissioners held its regular meeting on Tuesday, November 3, 2020. The following actions were taken at the meeting:
- Presentation of Georgia Recreation and Parks Association District 7 Volunteer of the Year Award and State Volun...
Posted on: November 3, 2020
The Oconee County Parks and Recreation Department and the Keep Oconee County Beautiful Commission, in partnership with Athens Land Trust, will host Invasive Species Plant Removal Work Days at Heritage Park on November 24, December 8, and December 22, from...Read on...
Posted on: October 29, 2020
$750,000 grant will fund center expansion, health & wellness center
The Oconee County Senior Center was recently awarded a Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) to expand its current facility to continue to meet the needs of the county’s older adult...Read on...
Posted on: October 1, 2020
The Georgia Recreation and Parks Association (GRPA) District 7 honored the Oconee County Parks and Recreation Department with its 2020 Agency of the Year award in the 20,001 to 50,000-population category.
The GRPA Agency of the Year Award recognizes excell...Read on...
Posted on: July 2, 2020
FARMLAND PRESERVATION PROGRAM
NOTICE OF APPLICATION PERIOD
The Oconee County Board of Commissioners is accepting applications for the Agricultural Conservation Easement Program-Agricultural Land Easements (ACEP-ALE). The ACEP-ALE is a voluntary program that...Read on...
Posted on: September 3, 2020
The Eagle Tavern Museum is currently closed for renovations and repairs to the foundation of the historic structure. The museum will remain closed until renovations and repairs are complete.