Jeannettia Owens

Rockdale County Approves Market Study Increasing Minimum Wage to $15 an Hour for County Workers

    ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE     For Immediate Release April 18, 2022   ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – On Tuesday, April 12, 2022 the Rockdale County Board of Commissioners approved amendments to the 2022 Classification and Pay Plan as well as the County’s Operating Budget following the completion of a Market Study. The Rockdale County Department of Talent Management partnered with PayScale to complete the market study, with the goal to fairly compensate employees and remain competitive within the…

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Public Meetings to Return to being Held In-Person

  ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE       For Immediate Release March 2, 2022     ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – After two months of meeting virtually to thwart the spread of COVID-19, the Rockdale Board of Commissioners will return to in-person meetings starting with the March 8, 2022 Voting Session. All meetings will be held in the Assembly Hall at 901 Main Street, Conyers, GA 30012.   Those wishing to speak during public comment are required to appear in person…

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Rockdale County Announces War on Litter Event with The City of Conyers

ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE   For Immediate Release February 14, 2022   ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – In an effort to continuously improve the quality of life for residents, Rockdale County is joining forces with the City of Conyers to combat the extensive war on litter. On Friday, March 11, 2022, employee volunteers from Rockdale County and the City of Conyers will be armed with neon safety vests, trash pickers, and trash bags spread throughout six zones…

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Rockdale County Citizens Invited to Share Input on Public Facilities Authority

    ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE   For Immediate Release February 4, 2022   ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – On Tuesday, January 25, 2022, the Rockdale County Board of Commissioners approved a resolution to create a new public facilities authority to help facilitate its plan for future growth. As mentioned previously, the authority will provide the County, the School District and the City of Conyers with an additional method of financing government projects. Bonds issued by the authority will have the…

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Rockdale County Board of Assessors to Offer Extended Office Hours

  ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE     For Immediate Release February 3, 2022   ROCKDALE COUNTY, GA. – Rockdale County Board of Assessors is offering extended hours on Sat., March 26, 2022 from 8 a.m. – Noon at their offices, located at 981 Milstead Ave., Conyers, GA 30012. “We owe it to the citizens of Rockdale County to be as accessible as possible to ensure they are able to ask questions regarding their property assessments and exemptions. We realize the…

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Rockdale County Reflects Upon the “Black Church Experience” During February 2022’s Black History Month

    ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE   For Immediate Release February 1, 2022   Rockdale County Reflects Upon the “Black Church Experience” During February 2022’s Black History Month ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – Throughout the month of February, the Rockdale County Board of Commissioners invites citizens to humbly reflect upon the “Black Church Experience” via its presentation of unique stories, insights into the historical significance of the Black Church within our community, and presentations from local Pastors and Praise and Worship…

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Rockdale County BOC Votes to Place SPLOST on Ballot for May

  ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE     For Immediate Release January 25, 2022   Rockdale County BOC Votes to Place SPLOST on Ballot for May   ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – In a virtual voting session on January 25, 2022, the Rockdale County Board of Commissioners voted to place the Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST) on the ballot for May. Rockdale County Board of Elections will meet on Thursday, January 27 at 3:30pm to adopt the resolution. In 1985,…

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