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Posted on: June 14, 2021

Chairman Dr. Romona Jackson Jones Host Vaccine Informational Town Hall

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Douglas County Board of Commissioners Chair, Dr. Romona Jackson Jones, will be holding a virtual town hall meeting on Thursday, June 24, 2021 at 6:30 p.m. The event will be held live on the zoom platform and streamed on the Douglas County Happenings and E...

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Posted on: June 10, 2021

Douglas County to receive support from ARC’s Community Development Assistance Program

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Douglasville, Georgia – Douglas County received notification this week that it is one of two metro Atlanta communities selected to receive technical support from community partners through the Atlanta Regional Commission’s Community De...

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Posted on: June 10, 2021

Probate Court upgrades that citizens should know about

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Douglasville, GA- The Douglas County Probate Office, located on the third floor of the Douglas
County Courthouse at 8700 Hospital Drive, Douglasville, GA 30134, has made some upgradesthat citizens should know about. Probate Judge Christina J. Peterson ...

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Posted on: June 10, 2021

Douglas County BOC approves return to work plan for employees

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Douglasville, Georgia – The Douglas County Board of Commissioners approved the County Administrator’s plan to return all county employees to the workplace and re-open the courthouse and all administrative buildings to the public at Tue...

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Posted on: June 10, 2021

Douglas County BOC Proclaims June as Fatherhood Celebration Month

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Douglasville, Georgia – The Douglas County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously 5-0 at the Board of Commissioners legislative meeting on Tuesday, June 8, 2021 to proclaim June 2021, as Fatherhood Celebration Month in Douglas County to raise p...

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Posted on: June 10, 2021

Douglas County BOC approves funding for resurfacing County roads

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Douglasville, Georgia – The Douglas County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously 5-0 at Tuesday, June 8th, commission meeting to approve funding for the 2021 resurfacing program that would provide resurfacing for 21.5 miles of roads throughout Douglas ...

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Posted on: May 7, 2021

SPLOST STATUS UPDATE - Friday, May 7, 2021

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During this COVID-19 pandemic that has affected every person and industry, we want the citizens, businesses, and stakeholders of Douglas County to know that your SPLOST dollars and projects are still being managed. Please contact us with any questions by ...

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Posted on: June 1, 2021

Juneteenth Exploration Challenge: A Scavenger Hunt with Historical Landmarks Dating Back to Slavery

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Douglas County Travel & Tourism, Inc. (DCTT) invites tourists and guests to honor African American history by taking the Juneteenth Exploration Challenge.

“Juneteenth is a holiday celebrating the emancipation of enslaved people in the US. Douglas Count...

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Posted on: May 21, 2021

Covid-19 Update with Dr. Janet Memark - May 21, 2021

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Stay informed on the latest information concerning Covid-19 with Cobb & Douglas Public Health District Director, Dr. Janet Memark.

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