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Posted on: July 1, 2022

Watch District Dialogue with Ann Jones Guider

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Watch this month's District Dialogue with District 4 Commissioner Ann Jones Guider and her special guest local author Gary Watson.


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Posted on: June 29, 2022

District Three Commissioner Tarenia Carthan to host Punkintown Nature Preserve Groundbreaking

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District Three Commissioner Tarenia Carthan to host Punkintown Nature Preserve Groundbreaking Ceremony

The ceremony will start at 1:30 p.m. on June 30th. Anyone wanting to attend the groundbreaking can board a Connect Douglas shuttle bus from the Douglas C...

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Posted on: June 28, 2022

Become a Red Cross Volunteer Today!

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Become a Red Cross Volunteer Today!

Every day people are forced from their homes due to fires, storms, and other disasters. Single- and multi-family fires account for 90% of disaster responses. You can be part of a team that helps and responds to over 60,0...

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Posted on: June 28, 2022

Communications Engagement Survey

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TAKE THE SURVEY – GEORGIA DOT WANTS YOUR INPUT 

Communications Engagement Survey seeks your feedback on the best ways to communicate with you! 

The Georgia Department of Transportation (Georgia DOT) has launched an online survey to help de...

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Posted on: June 28, 2022

Douglas County Examines Short-Term Rental Compliance with Homeowners

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Douglas County Examines Short-Term Rental Compliance with Homeowners

 

Douglas County, GA - The Douglas County Planning and Zoning Department is beginning a Short Term Rental Regulations push to ensure homeowners follow county short-term rental reg...

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Posted on: June 28, 2022

Courthouse Closed for Independence Day

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Happy 4th of July!!!!!

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Posted on: June 24, 2022

Douglas County Animals Services Issues Rabies Alert

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Douglas County Animal Services confirms that on June 24, 2022, Georgia Department of Public Health notified them that positive results of rabies came back from a fox that was submitted for testing.   Animal Control responded to a call for service...

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Posted on: June 23, 2022

Douglas County BOC Approve Funding to Improve Three County Parks

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During a Wednesday evening legislative meeting, the Douglas County Board of Commissioners voted to approve a contract with Integrated Construction and Nobility for $1,547,469.12 to renovate the fencing, the dugouts and add a wall for safety reasons at Bil...

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Posted on: June 23, 2022

Douglas County BOC Offers 2022 Leadership Academy

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The Douglas County Board of Commissioners plans to host a brand-new Leadership Academy for a select group of Douglas County senior leaders this summer.  The intense, comprehensive, and robust professional development three-day program will be hel...

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Posted on: June 23, 2022

April SPLOST Revenues Outperform Original Projections

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Douglas County is in the final year of the 2016 SPLOST, and the financials remain strong. In April, revenues were $2,932,995 compared to the original projection of $2,098,494. The total revenues from April 2017, the 1st month of revenue collections, throu...

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Posted on: June 23, 2022

BOC Approves Camera Upgrades For Transportation Center

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Douglas County BOC Approves Camera Upgrades For 

Transportation Center

 

Douglas County, GA - Douglas County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously at Wednesday evening’s legislative meeting to move forward with a contract that ...

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Posted on: June 14, 2022

Connect Douglas Celebrates 3rd Anniversary

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For Immediate Release: Tuesday, June 14, 2022

 

CONNECT DOUGLAS CELEBRATES 3RD ANNIVERSARY OF FIXED ROUTE BUS SERVICE IN DOUGLAS COUNTY

Celebration Activities Include Three Months of Free Bus Rides, 

Community Activities & Outre...

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Posted on: June 10, 2022

Douglas County’s Thornton Road Truck-Friendly Lanes Project Receives $34 Million Federal Funding

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Douglas County’s Thornton Road Truck-Friendly Lanes Project Receives $34 Million Federal Funding

Douglas County, GA – On Wednesday, June 8th, the Atlanta Regional Commission Board voted unanimously to allocate Federal Transportation Fun...

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Posted on: May 13, 2022

Douglas County 2022 Summer Baseball & Softball Camp provided by Base2Base Sports

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Douglas County 2022 Summer Baseball & Softball Camp provided by Base2Base Sports

Hello Douglas County Family,

We would like to invite you all to Douglas County’s 2022 Summer Baseball & Softball Camp provided by Base2Base Sports. The summer...

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