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Rockdale County Courthouse Remains Open for Essential Court Business

PUBLIC NOTICE Revision Date: April 3, 2020 The Rockdale County Courthouse remains open for essential court business during the public health emergency.  Every division of the Rockdale County Clerk of Superior and State Courts Office will be open for business Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., however access to each service area will be restricted to scheduled appointments only. Should you need to conduct essential court business in-person at the Courthouse, please contact the applicable telephone number below…

Rockdale County Implements Smoke Free Campus Policy Effective January 2021

  For Immediate Release Jan. 15, 2021   Rockdale County Implements Smoke Free Campus Policy Effective January 2021  ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – Rockdale County Board of Commissioners approved a resolution to adopt a Tobacco Free Campus Policy in November of 2020, in line with the Georgia Smokefree Air Act of 2005. Smoking has been prohibited at all Rockdale County Government facilities effective January of 2021. This policy is set in place to protect the citizens and employees of the County.…

COMMISSIONER’S ROUND UP – January 12, 2021

  The Rockdale County Board of Commissioners held a voting session on Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at the Rockdale Auditorium. Following the invocation by Emergency Management Agency (EMA) Director Dan Morgan, and having no special presentations or unfinished business, the Board of Commissioners moved to vote on items on the regular agenda.  The BOC acted on the following items from the agenda.  Approved a grant from the Hospital Authority for hand sanitizer stations for County Facilities Approved a grant and…

Rockdale Department of Transportation Seeks Feedback from the Community About Proposed Courtesy Parkway Extension

For Immediate Release January 13, 2021   Rockdale Department of Transportation Seeks Feedback from the Community About Proposed Courtesy Parkway Extension   ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – Rockdale County Department of Transportation (RDOT) and Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) are seeking feedback from citizens about the proposed Courtesy Parkway Extension Project. RDOT and GDOT have offered two ways for the public to submit feedback through a Virtual Information website at bit.ly/2XlE6eE, as well as an in-person Public Hearing Open House on…

Chairman Oz Nesbitt, Sr. to Host 1st Local Clergy COVID-19 Conference Call of 2021

ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release January 13, 2021 ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – In an effort to spread education and awareness of COVID-19 among rising rates, Rockdale County Chairman, Oz Nesbitt, Sr., will host a conference call with local clergy on Thursday, January 21 at 2:30 p.m. The phone number is (605) 472-5416. Once dialed in, participants should enter in the Access Code: 616392. After announcing their first and last name, we would ask that participants mute their phone…

Conyers-Rockdale Economic Development Council Appointments Sherri Washington as Vice Chair

ROCKDALE COUNTY PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release January 13, 2021 CONYERS, Ga. – The Conyers-Rockdale Economic Development Council has appointed Sherri Washington, Commissioner Post 1 as Vice Chair of the council. The Vice Chair is responsible for providing support to the Chairperson. In addition to standing-in for the Chairperson if required, the Vice Chair may also be delegated specific areas of responsibility. “I’m thrilled to accept this position and to partake in the expansion of economic development in Rockdale County,” Washington said, “This is truly an…

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