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Franklin County Jail Subcommittee Summary Report
The Jail Subcommittee presented their summary at the Board of Commissioners work session meeting on Tuesday, October 24, 2017. Their primary goal was to provide guidance to the County Commission on the best course of action for the immediate and future needs of Franklin County regarding the existing jail.
Board Appointed Positions
The Franklin County Board of Commissioners is seeking interested citizens with a desire to serve for the following boards:
Industrial Building Authority – 2 positions
Tax Assessor Board – 1 position
Recreation Board – 4 positions
Applications can also be picked up from the Franklin County Board of Commissioners Office located at 141 Athens Street, Carnesville, GA 30521. For more information or questions contact the County Clerk at 706-384-2483. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled.
PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE
Several Public Meetings will be held to review the rough draft of the Franklin County Hazard Mitigation Plan Update prior to submission to GEMA/FEMA. The following are the meeting dates, times and locations:
Thursday, October 5, 2017, 10:00am – 11:00am; Carnesville Fire Department Training Room
Tuesday, October 10, 2017, 4:00pm – 5:00pm; Franklin County Board of Commissioners Office
Thursday, October 19, 2017, 5:30pm – 6:30pm; Franklin County Justice Center
All citizens are invited to attend and are encouraged to provide comments on the rough draft of the Hazard Mitigation Plan Update. For more information, please contact Lyndon Burgess, Director of Franklin County Emergency Management Agency, at 706.356.4991.
The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office is currently accepting applications for the position of Jailer. Completed applications need to be turned into the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office. Please click the following links for more information.
The Franklin County Planning and Zoning Board recently revised the Zoning Regulations and the Poultry Setbacks on March 28, 2017. Please go to the Planning and Zoning webpage or use the link below for more information:
In order to foster transparency The Franklin County Board of Commissioners has made the Franklin County Employee Handbook available to the public.Learn More