Category: Rockdale

On Common Ground NewsFebruary 20, 2021

  The Rockdale County Department of Stormwater Management will now manage Land Disturbance Permitting (LDP) processes due to new state mandates. Effective March 29, 2021, all LDP applications, including fees, are to be submitted directly to Rockdale County Stormwater Management. This function was previously managed by the Rockdale County Planning and Development Department. Any project […]

On Common Ground NewsFebruary 17, 2021

  The Rockdale County Democratic Party recently held its virtual swearing-In ceremony announcing its newly elected and appointed officers. Rosalyn Ridgeway is the new chair of  the Rockdale Democratic Party. The swearing-In seremony was performed by the Honorable Phinia Aten, Chief Magistrate Judge of Rockdale County and the keynote speaker was State Sen. Tonya P. […]

On Common Ground NewsFebruary 7, 2021

Voting Session: Tuesday, February 9, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. – VIRTUAL ONLY   Link to Agenda:     Zoning Public Hearing: Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. – VIRTUAL ONLY (Attendance is VIRTUAL ONLY, except for those that do not have a virtual option. Any person wishing to be heard at the Zoning […]

On Common Ground NewsFebruary 1, 2021

ATLANTA, GA—Today,  Gov. Brian P. Kemp announced his appointment of Nancy N. Bills to the Rockdale Judicial Circuit, Clarence Cuthpert as State Court Judge of Rockdale County, Jesse C. Stone to the Augusta Judicial Circuit, Dick Perryman to the Alapaha Judicial Circuit, Rosemary Greene to the Cherokee Judicial Circuit, and Carletta Sims Brown to the Richmond […]

On Common Ground NewsJanuary 26, 2021

  Rockdale County Public Schools (RCPS) is offering free, district-wide COVID-19 testing this week for employees – the first district in the state to do so – as part of its acquisition of comprehensive telehealth services secured last November in partnership with Kids’-Doc-On-Wheels, Inc. (KDOW), a nonprofit dedicated to affording school districts comprehensive telehealth and […]

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