Jeannettia Owens

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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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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