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Historic Preservation Board Member

Jones County is accepting applications for consideration for the voluntary appointment to the Historic Preservation Board with a renewal appointment date on September 1, 2017. Board application and the policy for Board Members can be found at www.jonescountyga.org under Government Heading. Application can be submitted in person to the Administration Office at the Government Center…

Water Well Trust Seeks Low Income Households for a new water well or rehabilitation of an existing water well.

Funds are still available for low-interest loans to eligible individual households for a new water well or rehabilitation of an existing water well. WWT limits funding to a maximum of $11,000 per household. Loans have an interest rate of 1% with terms of up to 20 years. To qualify for a WWT loan, applicants must…

5K RACE TO BENEFIT PARKS AND RECREATION

HELP JONES COUNTY PARKS AND RECREATION WORK TOWARDS BUILDING A PARK FOR DISABLED CHILDREN!

Jones County Board of Commissioners Celebrate Prescription Savings Success

The Coast2Coast Rx Card program has saved residents $194,819.79 dollars on their prescriptions since the launch of the Coast2Coast Rx Card. The program launched in July 2012 with the endorsement of the Jones County Board of Commissioners. “The Jones County Board of Commissioners is very pleased to have approved distribution of the Coast2Coast Rx Free…

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We Welcome You

In today’s fast-paced and bustling society, it may seem impossible to find a place that offers both tranquility and excitement within the same area. Jones County, in Middle Georgia, is such a place, offering businesses, families, and retirees an endearing and affordable lifestyle.

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Keep Jones Beautiful

The Keep Jones Beautiful Commission was started in 1978 by Carol Brittain. Under her direction, it won two National First Place awards which were presented to the KJB Commission in Washington, D. C. In 1981 Carol Brittain received the Professional Leadership Award which was one of the four awards presented in the United States. The…

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Jones County History

Jones County is rich in history and natural beauty. Originally inhabited by the Creek Indians, Jones County was part of the frontier settlement when it was partitioned from neighboring Baldwin County on December 10, 1807. Named for James Jones, a prominent Savannah attorney, Georgia legislator and United States Congressman, Jones County sat on Georgia’s southwestern…

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Visit Carol’s Park

Located adjacent to the Jones County Courthouse in downtown Gray, this park offers picnic tables, benches and a gazebo. This park was named for Carol Moss Brittain upon her retirement as the Clean Community Coordinator after 18 years of service. She designed and over saw the development of the park. This park provides a quaint,…

2017 LMIG Striping Bid

The Jones County Board of Commissioners is accepting sealed bids for approximately 9.65 miles of striping on various roads in Jones County. Sealed bids will be accepted until 10:30 AM on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 when they will be opened and read aloud in the Government Center Conference Room. Please contact Shannon Wagner via e-mail…

Current 2017 Tax Digest & 5 Year History

The Jones County Board of Commissioners, do hereby announce that the millage rate will be set at a meeting to be held at the Jones County Government Center, 166 Industrial Blvd,  on August 30, 2017 at  6:00 PM, and pursuant to the requirements of O.C.G.A. 48-5-32, do hereby publish the following presentation of the current…

Budget Meeting

The Jones County Board of Commissioners, do hereby announce that a 2018 Budget meeting will be held at the Jones County Government Center on August 23, 2017 at 6:00 PM. Copies of the proposed budget will be available beginning August 16, 2017 from 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM. A meeting will be held at the…

Notice of Property Tax Increase

NOTICE OF PROPERTY TAX INCREASE The Jones County Board of Commissioners has tentatively adopted a millage rate which will require an increase in property taxes by .35% in the Incorporated area, and .20% in the Unincorporated area. All concerned citizens are invited to the public hearing on this tax increase to be held at the…

HOW TO VIEW THE 2017 SOLAR ECLIPSE SAFELY

Looking directly at the sun is unsafe except during the brief total phase of a solar eclipse (“totality”), when the moon entirely blocks the sun’s bright face, which will happen only within the narrow path of totality (https://go.nasa.gov/2pC0lhe (link is external)). The only safe way to look directly at the uneclipsed or partially eclipsed sun…

BACK to SCHOOL BASH in the PARK

***********ATTENTION*************   Back to School Bash   This coming Friday we are having an amazing opportunity to start our school year out right with entire community. I would like to invite everyone to join us at Jones County Parks & Recreation Complex on Hwy 18 from 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm. Free family Concerts& Blow…

Heat Pump Bid

The Jones County Board of Commissioners is accepting sealed bids for the materials and installation of 4- 18 Seer Heat Pump 4 Ton Systems. Sealed bids will be accepted until 10:30AM on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 when they will be opened and read aloud in the Government Center Conference Room. Please contact Shannon Wagner via…

Human Resource Director

The Jones County Board of Commissioners is accepting applications for a Human Resource Director.  Requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resource Management or related field supplemented by five years of professional experience in human resource management (local government experience preferred), or a equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills…

JCYFL NATION – SIGN UP DATES!

JCYFL NATION The time is almost upon us and we are preparing for our upcoming season.  Having said that, our sign up dates are listed below.  Please be on the lookout for our signs out and about in Gray/Jones Co.  Also please share and let everyone know.   If you have any questions, please feel…

MATTIE WELLS GYM

MATTIE WELLS GYM ATTENTION PARENTS JONES COUNTY PARKS AND RECREATION IS EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE THAT WE ARE OPENING THE OLD MATTIE WELLS GYM OFF OF HIGHWAY 49. THE GYM WILL BE A YOUTH ACTIVITY CENTER. AGES 15 YEARS & YOUNGER AGES 10 YEARS & BELOW MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY SOMEONE 15 YEARS OR OLDER! HOURS…

Equipment Operator I / Crew Lead (full-time) PW17-12318

Position requires supervising road maintenance crew to perform pothole patching and road repairs. Road Maintenance and Supervisory experience preferred. Performs work in all types of weather conditions. Operates dump trucks, front end loaders, powered machinery, tractors, and performs preventative maintenance on equipment. Candidate must be in good physical condition, have High School diploma or equivalent,…

Non-CDL Truck Driver (full-time) PW17-12309

Must be able to safely operate trucks of various sizes for transporting various non-hazardous materials, perform preventative maintenance, assists in loading/unloading. Must have high school diploma or equivalent and valid Georgia Driver’s License.

Pro-Shop Attendant (part-time) GC17-3206

Candidate must have good communication skills, ability to use Microsoft word/excel, High School diploma or equivalent, valid Georgia driver’s license.

Equipment Operator (full-time-2 positions) PW17-12301

Performs work in all types of weather conditions. Must have the ability to operate dump trucks, front end loaders, powered machinery, and tractors. Candidate must be in good physical condition and have the ability to perform preventative maintenance of equipment. Must have High School diploma or equivalent, valid Georgia Driver’s License, and pass a pre-employment…

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Jones County, Georgia
P.O. Box 1359
Gray, Georgia 31032-1359
Office: (478) 986-6405
Fax: (478) 986-6462

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