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Posted on: September 7, 2022

Newton, Gwinnett, Rockdale County leaders hold collaborative meeting

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Three county commission chairpersons recently got together with one goal – to sustain and strengthen bonds in public health, mental health and communications. 

Gwinnett County Chairwoman Nicole Hendrickson planted the seeds for the idea ...

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Posted on: August 11, 2022

Newton County begins expansion of skate park

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NEWTON COUNTY, GA -Newton County broke ground on phase 2 of the skate park located at Denny Dobbs Park Tuesday, Aug. 9.

The project will expand the area’s only skate park to approximately 1.5 total acres of elements for skaters to enjoy.

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Posted on: July 29, 2022

Receive emergency alerts via CodeRED

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Newton County residents are encouraged to sign up for CodeRED for the fastest way to stay alert in emergency situations.

Newton County’s Emergency Management Agency is making the CodeRED communication system available to its residents for no char...

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Posted on: May 26, 2022

Convenience Center hang tags go on sale June 1

Vehicle Hang Tags for admittance to Newton County’s Trash Collection Convenience Centers for fiscal year 2023 go on sale June 1, 2022.

The hang tags are required to use the County’s six convenience centers from July 1, 2022 to June 30, 2023. Each hang tag ...

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Posted on: March 24, 2022

Newton County Board of Equalization Application

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The Newton County Board of Equalization is looking to add two Alternative members to the board. Alternative members sit in when a current seat member is not available on a particular day. Each new member will have to complete and pass a 40-hour training c...

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Posted on: August 31, 2021

Upper Oconee Watershed Flood Map Revisions

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The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) made revisions to its Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) for the Upper Oconee Watershed. Revisions to these mapping products may affect residents and business owners in unincorporated Newton County and Newborn...

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Posted on: January 4, 2022

Be alerted of an emergency situation with CodeRED

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Be notified of an emergency situation with CodeRED.

Newton County is a subscriber to this alert system, providing the alerts to residents for free. Simply sign up at https://public.coderedweb.com/CNE/en-US/BF879E7AA795

CodeRED delivers geo-targeted, time-se...

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Posted on: February 18, 2022

2023 SPLOST

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Newton County voters will get an opportunity to vote on a 2023 Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST). 

The SPLOST will fund projects broken down into three categories, Basic Infrastructure, Quality of Life and Public Safety. The project ...

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Posted on: February 25, 2022

New BOC and BOE District Maps

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Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp signed two bills into law that redraw the district lines for Newton County’s Board of Commissioners and Board of Elections.

The new laws (Board of Commissioners) and Act 370 (Board of Elections) place the districts into ef...

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Posted on: March 11, 2021

Adopt a Mile program

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Any group can help make Newton County a cleaner community by utilizing the County’s Adopt a Mile program.

This program is a great service opportunity for businesses, civic clubs, fraternities, churches, scouts, school groups and families. All tha...

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Posted on: September 15, 2022

Newton County Statement

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Newton County was alerted by the Salvation Army Wednesday, Sept. 14, of misappropriation of funds in its distribution of Mortgage/Rental Assistance and Utility Assistance of the American Rescue Plan Act funds.

An internal audit completed by the Salvation A...

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Posted on: September 7, 2022

Newton, Gwinnett, Rockdale County leaders hold collaborative meeting

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Three county commission chairpersons recently got together with one goal – to sustain and strengthen bonds in public health, mental health and communications. 

Gwinnett County Chairwoman Nicole Hendrickson planted the seeds for the idea of what’s ...

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Posted on: August 11, 2022

Newton County begins expansion of skate park

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NEWTON COUNTY, GA -Newton County broke ground on phase 2 of the skate park located at Denny Dobbs Park Tuesday, Aug. 9.

The project will expand the area’s only skate park to approximately 1.5 total acres of elements for skaters to enjoy.

Phase 1 o...

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Posted on: July 29, 2022

Receive emergency alerts via CodeRED

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Newton County residents are encouraged to sign up for CodeRED for the fastest way to stay alert in emergency situations.

Newton County’s Emergency Management Agency is making the CodeRED communication system available to its residents for no char...

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Posted on: June 2, 2022

Security Deed Filing Requirements

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Governor Brian Kemp signed House Bill 974 into law on May 2, 2022 relating to relating to recordation and registration of deeds and other instruments, so as to require electronic filing; to provide for the effect of a missing or incorrect tax parcel ident...

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Posted on: May 26, 2022

Convenience Center hang tags go on sale June 1

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Vehicle Hang Tags for admittance to Newton County’s Trash Collection Convenience Centers for fiscal year 2023 go on sale June 1, 2022.

The hang tags are required to use the County’s six convenience centers from July 1, 2022 to June 30, ...

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Posted on: March 24, 2022

Newton County Board of Equalization Application

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The Newton County Board of Equalization is looking to add two Alternative members to the board. Alternative members sit in when a current seat member is not available on a particular day. Each new member will have to complete and pass a 40-hour training c...

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Posted on: February 25, 2022

New BOC and BOE District Maps

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Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp signed two bills into law that redraw the district lines for Newton County’s Board of Commissioners and Board of Elections.

The new laws (Board of Commissioners) and Act 370 (Board of Elections) place the districts into effect on Ja...

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Posted on: May 26, 2022

Convenience Center hang tags go on sale June 1

Vehicle Hang Tags for admittance to Newton County’s Trash Collection Convenience Centers for fiscal year 2023 go on sale June 1, 2022.

The hang tags are required to use the County’s six convenience centers from July 1, 2022 to June 30, 2023. Each hang tag ...

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