Jeannettia Owens

Rockdale County BOC Approves Resolution for Public Facilities Authority

  ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE      For Immediate Release January 25, 2022   Rockdale County BOC Approves Resolution for Public Facilities Authority   ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – In a virtual voting session on January 25, 2022, the Rockdale County Board of Commissioners has approved a resolution to create a new public facilities authority to help facilitate its plan for future growth. The authority will provide the County, the School District and the City of Conyers with an additional method…

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Rockdale County PR Department Helps Citizens Understand New Voting Law

Rockdale County PR Department Helps Citizens Understand New Voting Law In an effort to assist Rockdale County citizens understand the phrasing of the new Georgia voting law (Senate Bill 202) and how it impacts them specifically when voting in future elections, the Rockdale County PR Department worked jointly with the county Board of Elections office to create a slide presentation that simplifies the wording on several key important issues. NOTE: *In no way does this presentation change the context or…

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Rockdale County Opens Warming Center

  ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE   For Immediate Release January 14, 2022   Rockdale County Opens Warming Center   ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – Rockdale County will open a warming center for the homeless to use during the weekend. The warming center will be open Saturday, January 15 and Sunday, January 16 from 7:30 p.m. – 7 a.m. both evenings at the Rockdale Fire Training Annex at 2150 Iris Drive, Conyers, GA 30094. Anyone staying in the warming center must follow…

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January Public Meetings to be Held Virtually 

  ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE   For Immediate Release January 6, 2022   ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – Effective immediately, the Rockdale County Board of Commissioners will hold all public meetings in January virtually via Zoom, due to the rise in COVID-19 cases. The next meeting of the Board of Commissioners will be the Work Session on Tuesday, January 18, 2022, at 6 p.m. Residents may view the meeting at: www.rockdalecountyga.gov or on the Official Facebook Page at facebook.com/RockdaleGov. Those wishing to speak during…

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Rockdale Tax Office Service Limited Dec. 29 to Jan. 5; Closely Monitoring COVID Cases

For Immediate Release Dec. 27, 2021 Contact: Eric Washington, Chief Deputy Tax Commissioner 770-278-7604 Rockdale Tax Office Service Limited Dec. 29 to Jan. 5; Closely Monitoring COVID Cases Conyers, ga— The Rockdale County Tax Commissioner’s Office will operate on a modified schedule Wednesday, Dec. 29 to Wednesday, Jan. 5 due to a statewide system upgrade and the New Year holiday. The lobby will be closed to the public Wednesday, Dec. 29 to Wednesday, Jan. 5; motor vehicle online services and…

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Public Invited to Attend BOC Holiday Drop-In

ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE     For Immediate Release November 10, 2021     Public Invited to Attend BOC Holiday Drop-In   ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – The Rockdale County Board of Commissioners invites citizens to its 2021 Holiday Drop-In on Tues., Dec. 7, 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 open to the public to enjoy light refreshments, live music, casual conversation and photo opportunities…

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Rockdale County to Kick Off the Holiday Season with Annual Tree Lighting

ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE   For Immediate Release October 29, 2021    ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – Rockdale County’s Annual Holiday Tree Lighting returns on Saturday, December 4th at 6 p.m., at the Historic Rockdale County Courthouse. Rockdale County Officials will kick off the holiday season with the lighting of the Christmas Tree for the first time since the pandemic. The evening will feature family-friendly activities, a performance by Rockdale County resident and entertainer – Joya Bravo, and an appearance by…

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Rockdale County Planning and Development to Offer New Online Portal for Services

  ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE     For Immediate Release October 25, 2021   ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – Rockdale County Planning and Development is making it easier to do business with the department by increasing accessibility for customers with the new 24/7 Online Citizen Portal. This comes after the July 27, 2021 Voting Session Board of Commissioners approval.   Those visiting the website can complete and pay for all of the following actions online: Apply for a building permit for…

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Rockdale County Fire-Rescue to Host Inaugural Citizens Fire Academy

    ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE       For Immediate Release October 21, 2021   ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – Rockdale County Fire-Rescue will host its inaugural Citizens Fire Academy in 2022.  The program will meet on Thursdays from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. and run for 10 consecutive weeks beginning January 13, 2022. The Citizens Fire Academy is a free program that offers participants an inside look at the fire service profession. This program will allow citizens to get…

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OFFICE CLOSURE ALERT FROM THE TAX COMMISSIONER’S OFFICE:

The Tax Commissioner’s office will be closed the rest of the day due to emergency building maintenance to ensure the safety of our residents and employees. We will re-open Tuesday, 10/5/21 at 9 am. For questions, please contact: taxoffice@rockdalecountyga.gov   Options to renew and property taxes:   *Renew decals only, please use the kiosk at Conyers Kroger 1745 GA-138 SE   *eservices.drives.ga.gov   *Pay property taxes online: rockdaletaxoffice.org

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