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Posted on: September 17, 2021

Keep Oconee County Beautiful Hosts Keep Georgia Beautiful Regional Retreat

KOCBC Executive Director Addresses Keep Georgia Beautiful Regional Retreat Attendees

The Keep Oconee County Beautiful Commission hosted a regional retreat for the Keep Georgia Beautiful Foundation on Thursday, September 16, at Hedgerow Farm in Bishop.

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Posted on: September 17, 2021

MACORTS to Hold Public Information Meetings

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MACORTS has scheduled public informational meetings to provide opportunity for the public to review and comment upon a proposed amendment to the 2045 Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP) and FY 2021 - 2024 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) to inc...

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Posted on: September 9, 2021

Drive Thru Rabies Vaccination Clinic at Oconee County Animal Services

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In honor of World Rabies Day on September 28, Oconee County Animal Services will offer free rabies vaccinations for Oconee County residents' cats and dogs on Saturday, September 25, 2021, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Registration is required. 

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Posted on: August 5, 2021

TSPLOST Information

Stretch of Road on Oconee Connector

Learn about the Transportation Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (TSPLOST), a sales tax of up to 1% used exclusively for funding transportation purposes.

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

Oconee BOC Seeks Applicants for Citizen Advisory Boards

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OCONEE COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

ADVISORY BOARDS & COMMITTEES

NOTICE OF APPOINTMENTS

The Oconee County Board of Commissioners is seeking citizen applicants for appointments to the following:

Oconee County Farmland Preservation Ranking Committee: Two a...

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Posted on: September 8, 2021

Oconee County Proclaims September 17-23 Constitution Week

John Daniell Presents Constitution Week Proclamation 2021

Oconee County Board of Commissioners Chairman John Daniell presented a proclamation in honor of Constitution Week to representatives of the Reverend John Andrew Chapter National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution on Tuesday, September 7, ...

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Posted on: September 8, 2021

September 7 BOC Meeting Highlights

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The Oconee County Board of Commissioners held its regular meeting on Tuesday, September 7, 2021. The following actions were taken at the meeting:

  • Announcements: 
    • The next Town Hall Meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 14, at 6 p.m. at the Oco...
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Posted on: September 3, 2021

Oconee County to Host Battery & Tire Amnesty in October

Tires for recycling

Oconee County Government and the Keep Oconee County Beautiful Commission will host a Battery and Tire Amnesty event during the month of October. Both tires and batteries collected as part of this event will be recycled.

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Posted on: June 17, 2021

Farmland Preservation Program - Notice of Application Period

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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 helps farmers keep their land in agriculture. ...

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Posted on: May 3, 2021

Georgia Environmental Protection Division Announces Annual Ban on Open Burning

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Beginning May 1, the Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD) open burning ban will be in effect for 54 Georgia counties.

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