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Posted on: June 24, 2022

Douglas County Animals Services Issues Rabies Alert

RABIES VACCINE

Douglas County Animal Services confirms that on June 24, 2022, Georgia Department of Public Health notified them that positive results of rabies came back from a fox that was submitted for testing.   Animal Control responded to a call for service...

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Posted on: June 23, 2022

Douglas County BOC Approve Funding to Improve Three County Parks

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During a Wednesday evening legislative meeting, the Douglas County Board of Commissioners voted to approve a contract with Integrated Construction and Nobility for $1,547,469.12 to renovate the fencing, the dugouts and add a wall for safety reasons at Bil...

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Posted on: June 23, 2022

Douglas County BOC Offers 2022 Leadership Academy

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The Douglas County Board of Commissioners plans to host a brand-new Leadership Academy for a select group of Douglas County senior leaders this summer.  The intense, comprehensive, and robust professional development three-day program will be hel...

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Posted on: June 23, 2022

April SPLOST Revenues Outperform Original Projections

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Douglas County is in the final year of the 2016 SPLOST, and the financials remain strong. In April, revenues were $2,932,995 compared to the original projection of $2,098,494. The total revenues from April 2017, the 1st month of revenue collections, throu...

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Posted on: June 23, 2022

BOC Approves Camera Upgrades For Transportation Center

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Douglas County BOC Approves Camera Upgrades For 

Transportation Center

 

Douglas County, GA - Douglas County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously at Wednesday evening’s legislative meeting to move forward with a contract that ...

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Posted on: June 17, 2022

Watch Now: Douglas County Juneteenth Celebration

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Thank you to all who came to celebrate Juneteenth last night at the Courthouse. Those of you who didn't get the chance here is a recap of the celebration on our Youtube Channel.

Watch the Juneteenth Celebration

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Posted on: June 17, 2022

Weekend Lane Closures on SR 6/Thornton Rd Bridge and SR 166/Langford Pkwy Overpass for Bridge Rehab

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Weekend Lane Closures on SR 6/Thornton Rd Bridge and SR 166/Langford Pkwy Overpass for Bridge Rehab

Georgia DOT contractors will install overnight lane closures on the SR 6/Thornton Road overpass in Douglas County and the SR 166/Langford Parkway overpass i...

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Posted on: June 16, 2022

Douglas County BOC Announces New Human Resources Director

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Douglas County BOC Announces New Human Resources Director

 

Douglas County, GA - Douglas County Board of Commissioners has selected Teesha Carter to serve as the Director of Human Resources for Douglas County. 

 

Carter earned a Bac...

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Posted on: June 14, 2022

Connect Douglas Celebrates 3rd Anniversary

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For Immediate Release: Tuesday, June 14, 2022

 

CONNECT DOUGLAS CELEBRATES 3RD ANNIVERSARY OF FIXED ROUTE BUS SERVICE IN DOUGLAS COUNTY

Celebration Activities Include Three Months of Free Bus Rides, 

Community Activities & Outre...

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Posted on: June 10, 2022

Douglas County’s Thornton Road Truck-Friendly Lanes Project Receives $34 Million Federal Funding

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Douglas County’s Thornton Road Truck-Friendly Lanes Project Receives $34 Million Federal Funding

Douglas County, GA – On Wednesday, June 8th, the Atlanta Regional Commission Board voted unanimously to allocate Federal Transportation Fun...

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Posted on: June 1, 2022

Watch Now: District Dialogue with District 3 Commissioner Tarenia Carthan

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Watch Now: District Dialogue with District 3 Commissioner Tarenia Carthan

Watch the latest episode of District Dialogue with Commissioner Tarenia Carthan at the link below! 

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The program is also on:

  •  Douglas County Happenings Fa...
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Posted on: May 13, 2022

Douglas County 2022 Summer Baseball & Softball Camp provided by Base2Base Sports

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Douglas County 2022 Summer Baseball & Softball Camp provided by Base2Base Sports

Hello Douglas County Family,

We would like to invite you all to Douglas County’s 2022 Summer Baseball & Softball Camp provided by Base2Base Sports. The summer...

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Posted on: June 24, 2022

Douglas County Animals Services Issues Rabies Alert

RABIES VACCINE

Douglas County Animal Services confirms that on June 24, 2022, Georgia Department of Public Health notified them that positive results of rabies came back from a fox that was submitted for testing.   Animal Control responded to a call for service...

Read on...

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Posted on: June 23, 2022

Douglas County BOC Approve Funding to Improve Three County Parks

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During a Wednesday evening legislative meeting, the Douglas County Board of Commissioners voted to approve a contract with Integrated Construction and Nobility for $1,547,469.12 to renovate the fencing, the dugouts and add a wall for safety reasons at Bil...

Read on...

Highlight News
Posted on: June 23, 2022

Douglas County BOC Offers 2022 Leadership Academy

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The Douglas County Board of Commissioners plans to host a brand-new Leadership Academy for a select group of Douglas County senior leaders this summer.  The intense, comprehensive, and robust professional development three-day program will be hel...

Read on...

Highlight News
Posted on: June 23, 2022

April SPLOST Revenues Outperform Original Projections

Splost

Douglas County is in the final year of the 2016 SPLOST, and the financials remain strong. In April, revenues were $2,932,995 compared to the original projection of $2,098,494. The total revenues from April 2017, the 1st month of revenue collections, throu...

Read on...

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Posted on: June 17, 2022

Watch Now: Douglas County Juneteenth Celebration

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Thank you to all who came to celebrate Juneteenth last night at the Courthouse. Those of you who didn't get the chance here is a recap of the celebration on our Youtube Channel.

Watch the Juneteenth Celebration

Read on...

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Posted on: June 17, 2022

Weekend Lane Closures on SR 6/Thornton Rd Bridge and SR 166/Langford Pkwy Overpass for Bridge Rehab

GDOT Press Release

Weekend Lane Closures on SR 6/Thornton Rd Bridge and SR 166/Langford Pkwy Overpass for Bridge Rehab

Georgia DOT contractors will install overnight lane closures on the SR 6/Thornton Road overpass in Douglas County and the SR 166/Langford Parkway overpass i...

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