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Jones County Board of Commissioners seeking approximately 2 acres of land

The Jones County Board of Commissioners is searching for approximately 2 acres of land located in close proximity (approximately within 5 miles) of the Convenience Center currently located on Highway 18 East (1587 Ga. Hwy 18 East). If you have property that you would like to be considered, please give Jason Rizner, County Administrator a…

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,…

Laborer (Food Service) (part–time) PR18-0001

The Jones County Board of Commissioners is accepting applications for a Laborer. This positions involves serving food to children in the evenings on school days and all day on Holidays and during summer break.  The applicant must have 1 year of food service and nutrition experience, a high school diploma or GED, and a valid…

WINTER WEATHER / HOLIDAY RESOURCES

With Winter Weather Preparedness Week and the holidays right around the corner, I wanted to share some FEMA resources that you may find helpful. Feel free to customize them as you see fit!   Winter Weather Social Media Toolkit: https://www.ready.gov/winter-toolkit   Winter Storm Playbook: https://www.fema.gov/media-library-data/1423496371216-93e95c701b1f9bc95a2faacfafa03590/AP_PLYBK_WS_final_090414_508b.pdf   When the Sky Turns Gray (animated video): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XVpGJ_Xl__w&list=UUVrYey5SZMid_VZk9D8tYmA  …

Check your provisional ballot status

NOTICE:  The Secretary of State’s Office has established a secure website and free-access telephone number for provisional ballot voters to access to determine whether their provisional ballots were counted and if not, the reason why. The website is http://sos.ga.gov/index.php/elections/check_your_provisional_ballot_status_for_november_6_2018_election The free access number is 1-844-537-5375.

Animal Shelter Attendant (part-time) AC18-2104

The Jones County Board of Commissioners is accepting applications for a part-time Animal Shelter Attendant. Candidate will provide assistance with the care of impounded animals, perform minor clerical duties, interact with the general public, and assist with adoption and placement. Candidate must have high school diploma or equivalent, a valid Georgia driver’s license.

Non-CDL Truck Driver PW18-12309

The Jones County Board of Commissioners is accepting applications for the position of non CDL truck driver at the Public Works Department. Position will operate trucks of various sizes and perform manual labor tasks.  Must have 1 year experience.  Applicant must also have a high school diploma or its equivalent and must possess a valid…

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Equipment Operator (full-time) WD18-2511

The Jones County Board of Commissioners is accepting applications for an Equipment Operator. The applicant will perform work in all types of weather conditions. Must be able to locate, mark, and perform corrective maintenance on water and sewer lines, operate dump trucks, backhoes, boom trucks. Minimum 1 years’ experience. Must have High School diploma or…

Building Maintenance Assistant (full-time) BM18-00903

The Jones County Board of Commissioners is accepting applications for a Building Maintenance Assistant. This position involves working in all types of weather conditions and requires the ability to effectively communicate with staff and the general public. Must be able to inspect, troubleshoot, and repair components and systems associated with building maintenance. Must have thorough…

FIRE DEPARTMENT PHOTO FUNDRAISER

For the Past 36 years Jones County Department of Fire Rescue / EMA has sponsored an Annual Photo Fund Raising Program to help purchase equipment for our Fire Department and EMA. In the next few weeks representatives will be visiting our neighborhoods going from door to door asking to support our Annual Program.  All of…

Water & Sewer Technician—WD18 – 02509

The Jones County Board of Commissioners is accepting applications for a Water and Sewer Technician. Candidate will inspect, repair, and maintain various types of water and sewer equipment. Operate a variety of construction equipment, trucks, and maintain inspection records. Must have high school diploma or equivalent, a valid Georgia driver’s license, be able to obtain…

Commissioner Work Session about Lake Jonesco Golf Course

LAKE JONESCO GOLF COURSE COMMISSIONER WORK SESSION Attention to all Jones County Golfers the Commissioners are having a work session on Oct. 2nd at 5:30 pm. Location will be at the Jones County Gov. Center Commissioner Meeting room. Everyone is invited to come and discuss Lake Jonesco Golf Course with the Commissioners and express any…

SEPTEMBER IS NATIONAL PREPAREDNESS MONTH

September is National Preparedness Month (ATLANTA) – September is National Preparedness Month, and Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency is working with Jones County Emergency Management Agency along with other Emergency Management Agencies to ensure citizens across the state are preparing themselves and their families for natural and man-made disasters. Throughout the month, GEMA/HS is encouraging all…

Jones County Board Appointments

BOARD OF ASSESSORS Jones County is accepting applications for consideration for the voluntary appointment to the Board of Assessors representing District II starting January 1, 2019 through December 31, 2023. It is the duty of the Jones County Board of Assessors to: Value Property – assure that all personal property and all real property have…

Budget and Millage Rate Hearings

The Jones County Board of Commissioners, do hereby announce that a meeting will be held at the Jones County Government Center on August 30, 2018 at 6:00 PM to adopt a millage rate. A 2019 Budget meeting will be held immediately following. Copies of the proposed budget will be available beginning August 30, 2018 from…

Current 2018 Tax Digest & 5 Year History of Levy

               Current 2018 Tax Digest & 5 Year History of Levy County Incorporated 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 Real & Personal 95,414,516 89,919,427 88,893,509 90,535,823 93,927,198 93,988,748 Motor Vehicles 6,528,110 5,608,980 3,913,570 3,913,570 2,146,730 1,720,920 Mobile Homes 91,488 79,272 75,780                  58,256             56,093 62,913 Timber 100% 0 0 0 0 0 0 Heavy…

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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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