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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 to Implement Return to Work Program on Monday, June 1, 2020

For Immediate Release May 22, 2020 Rockdale County to Implement Return to Work Program on Monday, June 1, 2020 ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – The Rockdale County Board of Commissioners and Leadership are preparing to initiate a phased in Return to Work Program to begin moving County employees back to the office on Monday, June 1, 2020. The implementation of this program will end the Remote Work Plan the County temporarily implemented in March and has been operating under to address…

Third Order to Stay Non-Judicial Foreclosures

  IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF ROCKDALE COUNTYROCKDALE JUDICIAL CIRCUITSTATE OF GEORGIA IN RE: Declaration of Judicial Emergency Date: May 20, 2020 THIRD ORDER TO STAY NON JUDICIAL FORECLOSURES      WHEREAS, IT HAS BEEN DETERMINED that a Judicial Emergency exists in Rockdale County, Georgia affecting all courts such that there is a serious health emergency pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 38-3-60(2)(D). See O.C.G.A. § 38-3-60(2)(D) (providing that “Judicial Emergency” means “[ s]uch other serious emergency”).     WHEREAS, IT HAS BEEN…

Chairman Nesbitt to Host Conference Call Focusing on the Importance of Census For Local Clergy

For Immediate Release May 14, 2020   Chairman Nesbitt to Host Conference Call Focusing on the Importance of Census For Local Clergy ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – In an effort to educate the community and keep the momentum towards achieving a complete count for the 2020 U.S. Census, Rockdale County Chairman, Oz Nesbitt, Sr., will host a conference call with local clergy on Wed., May 27 at 3 p.m. The phone number for participants to call is (701) 802-5410. Once dialed…

COMMISSIONER’S ROUND UP – MAY 12, 2020

The Rockdale County Board of Commissioners held a voting session at today’s virtual BOC meeting.  The virtual meeting covered the agenda as presented.  The 21 items on the agenda requiring a vote was passed unanimously by the BOC. The following remarks were presented by the BOC and Directors. Fire Chief and EMA Director Dan Morgan reported that Rockdale County has 244 COVID -19 cases and 7 deaths. Drive up testing is available at the Georgia International Horse Park throughout the…

Rockdale County Recreation to add Fencing at Several Park Locations to Protect Citizens During Coronavirus Pandemic

For Immediate Release May 13, 2020 Rockdale County Recreation to add Fencing at Several Park Locations to Protect Citizens During Coronavirus Pandemic   ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – Rockdale County has taken several measures to ensure the safety of the residents, especially seniors and youth who are a priority during this health crisis. In an abundance of caution and to continue to protect residents, Rockdale County Parks and Recreation is adding fencing and barricades this week to playgrounds in County parks.…

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