Jeannettia Owens

Rockdale County Announces Positions Available for Census 2020

  For Immediate Release February 17, 2020   Rockdale County Announces Positions Available for Census 2020 ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – Rockdale County in partnership with the U.S. Census Bureau announce positions available for the public to get involved in helping the community to get a complete count. In Rockdale County, positions are now available for Census Taker at $15.50 per hour. The Department of Talent Management has placed a banner on the building at their location 981 Milstead Avenue, Conyers…

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Rockdale County to Hold Press Conference for Update on Ransomware Incident

For Immediate Release February 9, 2020   Rockdale County to Hold Press Conference for Update on Ransomware Incident  ROCKDALE COUNTY, GA. – Rockdale County will hold a press conference on Mon., Feb. 10, at 10:30 a.m. in the Assembly Hall at 901 Main Street, Conyers, GA 30012, to share an update about the recent ransomware incident. Press setup will be between 9 a.m. – 10 a.m. The incident, occurring Fri., Feb. 6, resulted in compromise of system access due to…

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Public Invited to Rockdale Coalition of Homeowners & Civic Associations Meeting

For Immediate Release Dec. 26, 2019 Public Invited to Rockdale Coalition of Homeowners & Civic Associations Meeting   ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – Rockdale County is holding the first meeting of 2020 for the Rockdale Coalition of Homeowners and Civic Associations on Thurs., Jan. 23, 6 p.m. at J.P. Carr Community Room, 981 Taylor St., Conyers. At this meeting, Rockdale County is bringing the expertise of several departments together in a setting to discuss updates, new initiatives and information with leaders…

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Public Invited to Attend BOC Holiday Drop-In

  For Immediate Release November 13, 2019   ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – The Rockdale County Board of Commissioners invites citizens to its Annual Holiday Drop-In on Tues., Dec. 10, 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at the J.P. Carr Community Center, 981 Taylor St., Conyers, 30012.  The informal, drop-in event is planned to bring in holiday cheer, to wrap up 2019 and provide the public with an opportunity to meet elected officials, County leaders and staff. During this free holiday-themed drop-in,…

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Volunteers Collect 460 Pounds of Litter in 2019 Rivers Alive Cleanup

For Immediate Release October 16, 2019   Volunteers Collect 460 Pounds of Litter in 2019 Rivers Alive Cleanup   CONYERS, Ga. – Numerous volunteers with a vested interest in preserving Rockdale’s rivers and streams fanned out recently around the County to clean up more than 460 pounds of litter during Rivers Alive.  Keep Conyers-Rockdale Beautiful (KCRB) hosted the annual event on Sat., Oct. 12 drew in more than 100 volunteers, including 50 youth, from local schools, civic organizations and scout…

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Public Invited to Rockdale Coalition of Homeowners & Civic Associations Meeting – October

  For Immediate Release September 17, 2019   Public Invited to Rockdale Coalition of Homeowners & Civic Associations Meeting   ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – The Rockdale County Board of Commissioners is holding the fourth and final meeting of 2019 for the Rockdale Coalition of Homeowners and Civic Associations on Thurs., October 17, 6 p.m. at J.P. Carr Community Room, 981 Taylor St., Conyers. At this meeting, Rockdale County is bringing the expertise of several departments together in a setting to…

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Location Update: Keep Conyers-Rockdale Beautiful Seeks Rivers Alive Volunteers

For Immediate Release September 18, 2019   Keep Conyers-Rockdale Beautiful Seeks Rivers Alive Volunteers Cleanup targets local waterways, and other areas   ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – Registration is now open for the Keep Conyers-Rockdale Beautiful (KCRB) Rivers Alive countywide cleanup on Sat., Oct. 12, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Check in, cleaning supply assignments and other activities will be headquartered at Johnson Park Pavilion, 1781 Ebenezer Rd SW, Conyers, GA 30094.  Created by the Department of Natural Resource’s Environmental Protection Division…

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Rockdale County BOC Announces Student Talent Development Program: Shadow Day 2019

  For Immediate Release September 10, 2019   Rockdale County BOC Announces Student Talent Development Program: Shadow Day 2019   ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – The Rockdale County Board of Commissioners would like to announce the County’s Student Talent Development Program: Shadow Day. The primary focus of the program is to provide an opportunity for high school and college students to explore different careers in county government. Shadow Day will take place Thurs., Oct. 3, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 4…

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Rockdale County Planning and Development Rolls Out Its Business License Audit Campaign

  For Immediate Release Sept. 10, 2019   Rockdale County Planning and Development Rolls Out Its Business License Audit Campaign   ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – On October 1, the Rockdale County Department of Planning and Development will begin taking a physical inventory of all the businesses operating inside Unincorporated Rockdale County through the door-to-door Business Audit Campaign. This campaign will help the department identify the types of businesses that serve the citizens of Rockdale as well as the vacancies and…

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Much Needed Updates in Progress to Rockdale County Courthouse

  For Immediate Release Sept. 4, 2019   Much Needed Updates in Progress to Rockdale County Courthouse   ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – Changes are underway at the Rockdale County Courthouse. Last week, the project began that is focused on addressing security and safety measures at the Courthouse.   As a part of the project, architectural design firm Nelson, Wakefield, Beasley and Associates has begun conducting the Courthouse Security Risk Needs Assessment with an anticipated completion date of December 2019. Part…

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