Jeannettia Owens

Board of Commissioners Announce Canceling of Meetings Throughout Rockdale County

For Immediate Release March 17, 2020 Board of Commissioners Announce Canceling of Meetings Throughout Rockdale County   ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – As a precautionary measure, to reduce the spread of COVID-19, please be advised that the Rockdale County Board of Commissioners has cancelled their Board meetings for the remainder of March 2020.  Rockdale County Board of Commissioners CANCELLED THE FOLLOWING MEETINGS:  CANCELLED: Evening Work Session: Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. – Assembly Hall located at 901 Main Street, Conyers, Georgia 30012  CANCELLED:…

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Rockdale County Enacts Remote Work Plan Effective Monday, March 16 at 3 p.m.

For Immediate Release March 16, 2020 Rockdale County Enacts Remote Work Plan Effective Monday, March 16 at 3 p.m.   ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – Out of an abundance of caution, Rockdale County Government is taking measures to reduce the potential spread of COVID-19. Rockdale County is enacting a Daily Operation Protocol that will go into effect today, Mon., March 16 at 3 p.m. and will last until Fri., March 20, which is when executive county officials will make their decision…

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Rockdale County Remote Work Plan to Reduce Potential Incidents of Novel Coronavirus

For Immediate Release March 13, 2020   Rockdale County Remote Work Plan to Reduce Potential Incidents of Novel Coronavirus   ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – Out of an abundance of caution and due to President Trump and Governor Kemp declaring a state of emergency, Rockdale County Government is taking measures to reduce the potential spread of COVID-19. Rockdale County is enacting a Daily Operation Protocol that will go into effect Tuesday, March 17 and will last until Friday, March 20, which…

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UPDATE: Rockdale County to Take Precautionary Measures to Reduce Potential Incidents of Novel Coronavirus  

For Immediate Release March 12, 2020   UPDATE: Rockdale County to Take Precautionary Measures to Reduce Potential Incidents of Novel Coronavirus   ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – Rockdale County Government, out of an abundance of caution, is taking measures to reduce the potential spread of COVID-19. Several measures have taken place to protect employees and citizens including shutting down access and limiting access to several facilities and meetings. Please be advised of the following meeting changes and facility closures which will…

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Rockdale County to Take Precautionary Measures to Reduce Potential Incidents of Novel Coronavirus

For Immediate Release March 12, 2020   Rockdale County to Take Precautionary Measures to Reduce Potential Incidents of Novel Coronavirus ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – Rockdale County Government is taking an abundance of precaution to reduce the potential spread of COVID-19. Several measures have taken place to protect employees and citizens including shutting down access and limiting access to several facilities and meetings. Please be advised of the following meeting changes and facility closures which will go in effect starting tomorrow,…

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Rockdale County BOC on the Road Meetings to be Relocated Until Further Notice

For Immediate Release March 12, 2020   Rockdale County BOC on the Road Meetings to be Relocated Until Further Notice   ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – The Rockdale County Board of Commissioners (BOC) and the Board of Education has agreed in a precautionary effort to prevent spread of Coronavirus to relocate the BOC on the Road meetings until further notice. Please be advised this will affect the meetings scheduled for Tues., March 17 originally scheduled for Hightower Trail Elementary and the…

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Commissioner’s Round Up – February 25, 2020

At this voting session, there were two special recognitions/proclamations presented. Dental Health Month – Recognizing efforts of the dental community in Rockdale to educate the youth on the importance of dental hygiene throughout the month of February. Purchasing Month – Recognizing and highlighting the work of the Procurement Division of the Finance Department for the month of March.  Submit your questions for next Tuesday’s meeting beginning Friday at 11:00 am on the Rockdale County Government Facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/RockdaleGov/ Next Meeting: BOC On…

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Rockdale County Invites Community to Meeting to Discuss Economic Development in Rockdale

For Immediate Release February 20, 2020     Rockdale County Invites Community to Meeting to Discuss Economic Development in Rockdale   ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – Commissioner Post 1, Sherri L. Washington and Rockdale County Planning and Development Department in partnership local community organizations bring the Growing Everyday: Strong, Steady, Sustainable meeting to the community. This meeting will be held on February 27, 6 p.m., at the J.P. Carr Community Center, 981 Taylor St., Conyers, 30012. The purpose of this public…

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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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