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Conyers-Rockdale Economic Development Strategy Steering Committee Asking for Public Input

ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release July 6, 2020 ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – The University of Georgia, along with Rockdale County Government, the city of Conyers, and the Conyers-Rockdale Economic Development Council, is asking Rockdale County residents to submit feedback on the future of economic development in the community. The input will be used by the Conyers-Rockdale Economic Development Strategy steering committee to develop the community’s economic development strategic plan. There are three ways residents can give their input:…

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Rockdale County Announces New EMA Preparedness and Safety Manager

ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release July 2, 2020 ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – The Emergency Management Agency Division of Rockdale County Fire Rescue is pleased to announce the addition of Mike Kinlein. In his new role as the EMA Preparedness and Safety Manager, Mr. Kinlein’s responsibilities will include community safety and long-term disaster planning.  Mr. Kinlein, formerly with the Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office, brings 35 years of experience in law enforcement and a proven track record of success in the…

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Rockdale County Planning and Development Dept. to Host Zoom Conference Call For Local Clergy

ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release June 22, 2020 ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – The Rockdale County Department of Planning and Development is hosting a conference call for local clergy via Zoom on Wed., June 24 at 11 a.m. The topic for the call is the Sigman Road Corridor Study. Planning and Development leadership plan to share information and the latest updates on the study while answering questions during the call. Pastors can join in on the call by going…

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Next BOC Meeting and Planning and Zoning Meeting Will be Held Virtually

ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE  For Immediate Release June 18, 2020 ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – The next Rockdale County Planning and Zoning Meeting will take place on Tuesday, June 23 at 9 a.m. and will be followed by a Board of Commissioners Meeting at 10 a.m. in the Rockdale County Auditorium, located at 903 Main Street, Conyers, GA 30012. The meetings will be open to the public and will abide by guidelines set to reduce the spread of COVID-19, which include…

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RDOT Awarded Contract for High Mast Lighting at Exits Along I-20

ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release June 17, 2020 ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – Thanks to a motion passed by the Rockdale County Board of Commissioners, and in cooperation with the Georgia Department of Transportation, Exit 78 Sigman Road and Exit 84 Salem Road on Interstate 20 will have high mast lighting installed over the next year. Brooks Berry Haynie & Associates will install the new lighting at the two gateway intersections. This work will be completed through a $2.72…

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Rockdale County Celebrates its 150th Year with a Video Contest!

ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – Rockdale County is celebrating its 150th anniversary and is asking residents to join in by creating and submitting videos explaining what makes Rockdale County so special! Within the video, citizens can state what brought them to Rockdale County, explain their family history, and describe what they enjoy most about the county they call home. Participants can shoot their videos on their smartphones. Any videos submitted will need to be audible, in focus,…

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Rockdale County BOC to Host 3rd Meeting via Teleconference

ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release May 4, 2020 ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – The Rockdale County Board of Commissioners will be hosting the 3rd BOC Meeting via Teleconference on Tuesday, May 12 at 10 a.m. The public is welcome to listen in to the meeting by calling the dial-in number at 929-205-6099. The Meeting ID is 872-8629-1810. After the meeting, the recording will be placed on Vimeo and Facebook for on-demand listening. To access it, the public can go…

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Rockdale County BOC to Host 2nd Meeting via Teleconference due to COVID-19

ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release April 20, 2020 ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – The Rockdale County Board of Commissioners will be hosting the 2nd BOC Meeting via Teleconference on Tuesday, April 28 at 10 a.m. The public is welcome to listen in to the meeting by calling the dial-in number at 1-929-205-6099. The Meeting ID is 939-0951-9275. After the meeting, the recording will be placed on Vimeo and Facebook for on-demand listening. To access it, the public can go…

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Chairman Nesbitt to Host 3rd Conference Call Focusing on COVID-19 For Local Clergy and Funeral Homes

ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release April 17, 2020 ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – In an effort to spread education and awareness of COVID-19, Rockdale County Chairman, Oz Nesbitt, Sr., will host a conference call with local clergy and local funeral directors on Thurs., April 23 at 3:30 p.m. The phone number is (701) 802-5410. Once dialed in, participants should enter in the Access Code: 4042664. After announcing their first and last name, we would ask that participants mute their…

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Rockdale County Courthouse Remains Open for Essential Court Business

PUBLIC NOTICE Revision Date: April 3, 2020 The Rockdale County Courthouse remains open for essential court business during the public health emergency.  Every division of the Rockdale County Clerk of Superior and State Courts Office will be open for business Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., however access to each service area will be restricted to scheduled appointments only. Should you need to conduct essential court business in-person at the Courthouse, please contact the applicable telephone number below…

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