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ARC to Host ‘Pop-Up Open Houses’ throughout Metro Atlanta

ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE ARC to Host ‘Pop-Up Open Houses’ throughout Metro Atlanta ATLANTA — The Atlanta Regional Commission will be holding a series of pop-up open houses Oct. 4 – Nov. 2 that offer an engaging, interactive way for residents to provide input on a major update to the Atlanta Region’s Plan, the region’s long-range blueprint that details the investments needed to ensure metro Atlanta’s future success. Six open houses are planned, in Clayton, Cobb, Gwinnett and Rockdale counties and the City of Atlanta. At…

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Law Topic Speaker Series Begins October 5

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. — The Rockdale County Clerk of Courts in cooperation with the Nancy Guinn Law Library will launch its free Law Topic Speaker Series on Saturday October 5 from 10:00 to noon. Local attorney Justin Kenney will provide an overview and accept audience questions on LANDLORD / TENANT ISSUES For Tenants: Now your rights during the application process Know your lease Tenant’s responsibilities What to do when problems arise during the lease Tenant’s remedies upon…

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Chairman Nesbitt to Host Last Shop Talk of the Year

ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release September 27, 2019 ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – Rockdale County Chairman, Oz Nesbitt, Sr., will host the last Shop Talk forum of 2019 on Sat., October 12 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Classic Cutz Barbershop, located at 1955 Hwy 138 NE, Ste 700, Conyers, GA 30013. The 4th event in this year’s series will feature the following speakers to answer questions and concerns from a candid audience: Sherri Washington, Post 1 Commissioner Tisa…

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Rockdale County Chairman Appointed to NACo Task Forces

ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release September 26, 2019   ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – Rockdale County Chairman Oz Nesbitt, Sr. has been appointed as a member of the International Economic Development (IED) Task Force, the Large Urban County Caucus (LUCC) Steering Committee, and the Membership Standing Committee for the National Association of Counties (NACo). The IED Task Force consists of 72 members and facilitates the exchange of information, ideas and resources concerning county-level engagement in international economic development activities.…

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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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Rockdale County Board of Commissioners to host Food Truck and Artisans’ Festival

The Rockdale County Board of Commissioners is hosting its inaugural Food Truck and Artisans’ Festival on Sat., Sept. 21, 2019, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 1400 Parker Road, Conyers, GA 30094. The Festival is slated to host artisans from the Rockdale County area that will showcase their wares and demonstrations throughout the day. The event will feature fan favorite food trucks such as Slick & Greedy and Willie Bs, as well as local food trucks that will have…

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