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Board of Family and Children Services Position
The Franklin County Board of Commissioners is seeking interested citizens with a desire to serve for the Franklin County Board of Family and Children Services. One member position is available. The applicant must come from the following: pediatric healthcare providers; appropriate school personnel; emergency responders; law enforcement personnel; private child welfare service providers; alumni of the child welfare system; mental health care providers; former foster parents; and leaders within the faith-based community. Deadline for acceptance of applications is October 31, 2017.
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
Library Board – 1 position
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 through October 31, 2017.
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