Douglas County Georgia

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Commission Work Sessions, Meetings, and Agendas

Douglas County Board of Commissioners 

Lisa Watson
County Clerk
8700 Hospital Drive
Third Floor, Douglas County Courthouse
Douglasville, Georgia 30134
Phone: 770.920.7266
Fax: 770.920.7357

County Clerk Lisa Watson
County Clerk Lisa Watson 

Work Session and Legislative Meeting Agendas

The Board of Commissioners uses a web-based system for its agendas, and all agendas are available for public information. Agendas for Work Sessions and normally published on the Friday before the Monday Work Session (Work Session dates may change due to holiday and other circumstances). Agendas for Legislative Meetings are normally published as soon after the Work Session as is practicable.

To view agendas, click here: on-line agendas of the Work Sessions and Legislative Meetings of the Douglas County Board of Commissioners.

The Douglas County Board of Commissioners began the on-line agenda service in July 2012. Previous agendas may be obtained from the Office of the County Clerk.

Legislative Meetings
The Douglas County Board of Commissioners meets in regular Public session in accordance with the following schedule:

  • Legislative Meeting on first Tuesday of the month at 10:00 a.m.;
  • Joint Meeting with the Planning and Zoning Commission on the first Tuesday of the quarter at 6:00 p.m.; and
  • Legislative Meeting on the third Tuesday of the month at 6:00 p.m.
All meetings are open to the Public and are held in Citizen's Hall, Main Floor, Douglas County Courthouse. All Commission meetings are broadcast live on dctv23 and simulcast on the County website.

Agendas are subject to change after publication by a motion of any Commissioner during the legislative meeting, and agenda items may be tabled by motion during the meeting.

Minutes of Board of Commissioners' meetings are available from the County Clerk after their approval. Agendas and minutes of past Board of Commissioners' meetings are now available by clicking on "Research" on this web site's navigation bar. For access to the Commission meetings video archive Click Here.

Current Meeting Video:

Work Sessions
Work Sessions of the Douglas County Board of Commissioners are normally held on the day before the regularly scheduled legislative meeting at 10:00 a.m. These Monday meetings are open to the Public and are held in the Board of Commissioners' Conference Room, Third Floor, Douglas County Courthouse. Due to Monday holidays and other scheduling conflicts, the Work Sessions are sometimes re-scheduled to the week prior to the Commission meeting - these rescheduled meetings are always announced in advance, and posted on dctv23.

Work Session agendas are compiled by the County Clerk and approved by the County Administrator, and may be amended during the Work Session by the Board of Commissioners. For access to the work session video archive Click Here.

Recent Work Session: October 15, 2018

Boards and Commissions
There are numerous opportunities for citizens to serve Douglas County on Boards and Commissions. Please click here to see service opportunities.