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Posted on: December 15, 2017

Hall County offices closed Dec. 22-25, Jan. 1

This is a reminder that Hall County's administrative offices, courts and community centers will be closed Dec. 22 through Dec. 25 for the Christmas holidays, as well as Jan. 1 for the New Year's holiday.

 

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Posted on: December 13, 2017

Hall County Government receives “clean” audit opinion for FY 2017

Hall County Government has received a “clean/unmodified audit opinion” with no audit findings as a part of their Fiscal Year 2017 Audit and Annual Report conducted by Bates, Carter and Company.

“This is a testament to the qual...

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Posted on: December 8, 2017

Hall County Government facilities to remain closed Saturday

Hall County Government facilities, including Hall County's three community centers, the Hall County Landfill, Hall County Animal Shelter, compactor sites and libraries will remain closed Saturday, Dec. 9 due to the winter weather event.  ...
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Posted on: December 8, 2017

Hall County Government facilities closing early

Due to significant winter weather in the area, the Hall County Government Center, Hall County Courthouse, Hall County compactor sites, parks, community centers, libraries, the Hall County Government Family Health Center and Hall County Landfill will be cl...
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Posted on: November 21, 2017

Hall Co. planning director named to Leadership Georgia Class of 2018

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Hall County Director of Planning Srikanth Yamala has recently been named to the Leadership Georgia Class of 2018. 

Leadership Georgia is a prestigious 47-year old organization of emerging and diverse leaders from all walks of life throughout the s...

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Posted on: November 13, 2017

Hall County offices closed Nov. 23-24

This is a reminder that Hall County's administrative offices, libraries, courts, recycling center and community centers will be closed Thursday, Nov. 23 and Friday, Nov. 24 for the Thanksgiving holidays.  Hall County's three community centers wil...

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Posted on: November 7, 2017

Public Notice: Board of Tax Assessors meeting rescheduled

The Hall County Board of Tax Assessors meeting originally scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 15 has been rescheduled to Wednesday, Nov. 8.

 

Hall County Board of Assessors meetings are usually held at 4 p.m. on the first and third Wednesdays of every mo...

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Posted on: October 26, 2017

Weather sirens, Citizen's Alert System to be tested Wednesday

At approximately 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 1., Hall County Central Communications/E9-1-1 will conduct an audible test of the severe weather warning system. This will only be a test. The sirens will sound for approximately three minutes. Sound tests will ...

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

GEMA notifies Hall Co. of assistance status following Tropical Storm Irma

Hall County officials have been notified by the state that the County will not be eligible for individual assistance in the wake of Tropical Storm Irma.

"A thorough evaluation of damages in Hall County was completed by a joint federal/state/county pre...

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Posted on: October 2, 2017

Online reservations now available for park facilities

Residents and visitors can now sign up to reserve Hall County Parks & Leisure facilities online!  Live online reservations are currently available for facilities at Laurel Park, Cherokee Bluffs Park, Alberta Banks Park and River Forks Campgro...

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Posted on: September 29, 2017

Positive rabies alert in East Hall

This is to advise that there was contact between a rabid raccoon and a dog recently in the 4900 block of Buffington Road in Gillsville.  The raccoon was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab- Virology Section in Decatur.  Hall County ...

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Posted on: September 28, 2017

Johnsa hired as Hall County’s second Assistant Administrator

The Hall County Board of Commissioners has named Lisa Johnsa as the County’s second Assistant Administrator, a position necessitated by the area’s recent and projected growth. 

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Posted on: September 20, 2017

Sardis-Ledan roundabout now operational

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The newly paved portion of the roundabout at Sardis Road and Ledan Extension opened to traffic Wednesday afternoon.

Hall County Engineer Kevin McInturff said crews will now begin construction on the inner portion of the roundabout, known as the mountable c...

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Posted on: September 18, 2017

Positive rabies alert in North Hall

This is to advise that there was contact between a rabid raccoon and two dogs recently in the 5200 block of Wild Smith Road in Gainesville.  The raccoon was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab- Virology Section in Decatur.  Hall Cou...

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Posted on: September 14, 2017

Hall Co. officials offer tips for residents amid storm clean-up efforts

Hall County crews continue to respond to storm-related issues across the community following the effects of Tropical Storm Irma earlier this week, including answering questions regarding storm clean-up and where citizens without power can go to seek shelt...

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Posted on: September 13, 2017

Hall Co. community centers, libraries to reopen Thursday

All three of the County's community centers, Mulberry Creek Community Center, East Hall Community Center and North Hall Community Center, will reopen Thursday for normal operations after being closed since Monday afternoon in the wake of Tropical Storm Ir...

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Posted on: September 13, 2017

Gov. Deal to attend grand opening of Hall Co. Correctional Institute’s welding shop

Gov. Nathan Deal is scheduled to attend the grand opening of Hall County Correctional Institute’s welding shop on Sept. 19.

The opening of the facility is the result of an ongoing partnership between Hall County Government, Lanier Technical Colle...

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Posted on: September 13, 2017

Hall County employees assessing storm damage to apply for federal reimbursement

Hall County Government employees are spreading out across the County Wednesday to assess the damage caused by Tropical Storm Irma this week.

Approximately 30 representatives from various County departments, including Engineering, Building Inspections, Tax ...

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Posted on: September 13, 2017

Most Hall County Government facilities to reopen Wednesday

Most Hall County Government facilities will reopen for normal business hours Wednesday, Sept. 13 following their closure Tuesday in the wake of significant power outages that resulted from Tropical Storm Irma moving through the area.

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Posted on: September 11, 2017

Hall County Government facilities to close Tuesday, Sept. 12

Due to the large volume of significant power outages in the area, Hall County Government facilities will be closed Tuesday, Sept. 12.

 

Essential personnel will continue as usual.  Many county services are always available online:...

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Posted on: September 11, 2017

Public Notice: Board of Tax Assessors meeting rescheduled

The Hall County Board of Tax Assessors meeting originally scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 20 has been rescheduled to Wednesday, Sept. 13.

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Posted on: September 8, 2017

Hall County to maintain current service delivery model following citizen input

A significant component of the new service delivery model, which was announced by Hall County officials last week, has always been the consistent solicitation of feedback from our citizens and the constant evaluation of the model’s compatibility...

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Posted on: September 7, 2017

Tax bills being mailed two weeks earlier as due date moves up

The Hall County Tax Commissioner’s Office is preparing to mail approximately 90,000 tax statements for real and personal property on Sept. 15, two weeks earlier than their previous Oct. 1 mail date.  As a reminder, those tax bills will ...

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Posted on: September 5, 2017

Hall County to host Georgia Court of Appeals Sept. 27

Hall County is hosting the Georgia Court of Appeals as they conduct oral arguments at the Hall County Government Center on Sept. 27.

Presiding Judge Christopher J. McFadden, Judge Elizabeth L. Branch and Judge Charles J. Bethel will hear arguments in the C...

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Hall Co. Animal Shelter offering 20 free cat adoptions during September

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An anonymous donor is sponsoring 20 free cat adoptions during the month of September at the Hall County Animal Shelter.

“We take in as many as 60 or 70  stray cats some days, so this incentive for free adoptions is exactly what we need t...

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Posted on: August 31, 2017

Technology upgrades mean faster response times for Hall County’s public safety agencies

Several Hall County public safety agencies have implemented recent technology upgrades to improve the delivery of emergency services to citizens.

Earlier this summer, new Computer Automated Dispatch (or CAD) software was installed at the Hall County 911 Ce...

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Posted on: August 25, 2017

Hall County offices closed Labor Day

This is a reminder that Hall County's administrative offices, courts, community centers and libraries will be closed Monday, Sept. 4 for Labor Day.

 

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Posted on: August 23, 2017

Hall County Administrator continuing service elsewhere in the state

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Hall County Administrator Randy Knighton is resigning from his post and is expected to be named a sole finalist for a similar position at another jurisdiction elsewhere in the state.

Knighton began his career with Hall County Government in 2002 when he was...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

Positive rabies alert in Lula

This is to advise that there was contact between a rabid raccoon and a dog recently in the 6900 block of Wheeler Drive in Lula.  The raccoon was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab- Virology Section in Decatur.  Hall County Animal C...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

White Sulphur Road reopens following sewer installation

A portion of White Sulphur Road has reopened after being closed for the installation of sewer pipes.

The roadway, which was closed between Gateway Centre Parkway and Cagle Road, reopened Friday afternoon.

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Posted on: August 2, 2017

Grand opening of new Sardis Compactor site set for Aug. 8

The most heavily-used compactor site in Hall County will be opening in a new location and with updated equipment next week.

The Sardis Road compactor site, currently located at 2801 Sardis Road, will be relocating to a larger location just around the corne...

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Posted on: July 31, 2017

Animal Shelter debuts 'wrapped' trailer, bringing pets to the public

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Want to adopt a pet but don't have time to travel to your nearby shelter? Well, your future furry friend can now travel right to you!

The Hall County Animal Shelter's mobile adoption trailer will travel to sites in Hall County and beyond, bringing adorable...

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Posted on: July 31, 2017

Hall County receives 2 statewide awards for public works projects

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Hall County Government’s Public Works Department was the recipient of two statewide awards last week for projects that were heralded for their positive impact on the environment and technical innovation.

The Candler Road Landfill Phase 1 Cells 1-...

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

Sardis-Ledan intersection to remain open during roundabout construction

The intersection at Sardis Road and Ledan Extension will remain open as a roundabout is constructed in its place.

“After evaluating all options, we have worked with the contractor to make sure two lanes of traffic remain open throughout the const...

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

Hall County Fire Services ‘pushes’ four new ambulances into service

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Four new Hall County ambulances will go into service Friday following special ceremonies at the four separate fire stations where they will be housed.

“We are looking forward to putting these new, fuel-efficient, technologically advanced medical ...

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Posted on: July 19, 2017

New Joe Chandler Road Bridge to open Friday

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The new Joe Chandler Road Bridge is expected to open to traffic Friday, approximately three months after the old bridge was closed so that a new structure could be built in its place.

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Posted on: July 18, 2017

New artwork featured at Hall Co. Government Center

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A new sampling of local artwork is now on display at the Hall County Government Center as part of the facility's second public art show of the year.

"We are honored, once again, to have such talented local artists entrust us with their works," sa...

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Posted on: July 17, 2017

Public Notice: Board of Tax Assessors meeting rescheduled

The Hall County Board of Tax Assessors meeting originally scheduled for Wednesday, July 19 has been rescheduled to the following Wednesday, July 26.

Hall County Board of Assessors meetings are usually held at 4 p.m. on the first and third Wednesdays of eve...

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Posted on: June 27, 2017

Hall County offices closed for Independence Day holiday

This is a reminder that Hall County’s administrative offices, courts, community centers and libraries will be closed Tuesday, July 4 in observance of the Independence Day federal holiday.   Essential public safety and public works perso...

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Hall County launches new initiative to receive citizen feedback

Hall County Government is providing yet another avenue of communication between County officials and citizens. 

A new feature on the County’s website was launched recently which solicits comments from website visitors.

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Posted on: June 23, 2017

Commission cuts $1.5 million from originally proposed FY 2018 budget

The Hall County Board of Commissioners cut $1.5 million from the originally proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2018 with the adoption of a balanced budget Thursday night. 

The General Fund millage rate, which is the property tax rate that supports da...

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Posted on: June 6, 2017

Hall County Government reaches milestone in financial reporting

For the 25th year in a row, Hall County Financial Services has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada for its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) f...

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

Delays expected on Spout Springs Rd. next week

Motorists may experience some delays on Spout Springs Road next week as contractors conduct soil test borings in the area as part of the highly-anticipated road widening project.

The tests are scheduled for Wednesday, June 7 in the area between Hog Mountai...

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Posted on: May 31, 2017

Missing child alert prompts policy change for mass notification system

A missing child was found safe following an alert issued by the County’s mass notification system early Tuesday morning, an event which has also lead to a policy change for the system during overnight hours.

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

Positive rabies alert in Gainesville

This is to advise that there was contact between a rabid raccoon and a dog recently in the 5300 block of Teakwood Drive in Gainesville.  The raccoon was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab- Virology Section in Decatur.  Hal...

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

Hall County offices closed Memorial Day

This is a reminder that Hall County’s administrative offices, courts, community centers, landfill and libraries will be closed Monday, May 29 for Memorial Day.

 

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

Positive rabies alert in Murrayville

This is to advise that there was contact between a rabid raccoon and a dog recently in the 5800 block of Thompson Bridge Road in Murrayville.  The raccoon was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab- Virology Section in Decatur. &nb...

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Posted on: May 17, 2017

Review of Hall County Hazard Mitigation Plan update set for June 1

Hall County Emergency Management will hold a public meeting on the Hall County Hazard Mitigation Plan update at 9 a.m. on Thursday, June 1.

“A number of area representatives have been actively involved in updating the plan so that we all have fun...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Self-service tag renewal kiosk moved to more centralized location off interstate

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The self-service tag renewal kiosk that has served residents at the North Hall Community Center since 2015 has moved to a more centralized location in the county, allowing quick and easy access for citizens seven days a week.

The kiosk, which gives taxpaye...

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Posted on: May 4, 2017

Hall County hosting Public Open House for the Comprehensive Plan

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Hall County Government is hosting a Public Open House on Thursday, May 18 in the Commission Meeting Room of the Hall County Government Center, located at 2875 Browns Bridge Road in Gainesville.  The open house format will allow attendees to revie...

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Posted on: May 3, 2017

Nearly 22 tons of litter picked up during April clean-up event

The Hall County Landfill collected nearly 22 tons of litter picked up as a part of Keep Hall Beautiful’s Team Up to Clean Up event, which concluded Monday.

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Posted on: April 27, 2017

Weather sirens, Citizen's Alert System to be tested Wednesday

At approximately 9 a.m. on Wednesday, May 3, Hall County Central Communications/E9-1-1 will conduct an audible test of the severe weather warning system. This will only be a test. The sirens will sound for approximately three minutes. 

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Hall Co. Animal Shelter puppies provide stress relief to Brenau students

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The Hall County Animal Shelter is teaming up with Brenau University once again to provide some stress relief to students during finals week.

 

Cindy Langman, program coordinator for the Hall County Animal Shelter, is bringing puppies from the shelt...

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Posted on: April 19, 2017

Second call for artists issued for Hall County Government Center Public Art Program

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Hall County Government is issuing its second open call for artists to participate in the Hall County Government Center Public Art Program.

“County employees, visitors and citizens have been very complimentary of the works that have been on displa...

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Posted on: April 13, 2017

East Hall bridge, industrial park roadway to close for construction work

Joe Chandler Road at the Joe Chandler Road Bridge is expected to close Monday shortly after 9 a.m. while a new bridge is being constructed in its place. 

“The new bridge will replace the current structure, which needs to be replaced due ...

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Posted on: April 12, 2017

Real property assessment notices to be mailed Friday

The Hall County Tax Assessors office will mail real property notices of current assessment on Friday, April 14 to all owners of real property. Real property consists of land and any improvements thereon. As required by state law, this annual notice will i...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

Hall Co. Emergency Operations Center activated ahead of storms

Hall County’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC) was activated at 8 a.m. Wednesday to provide a central location for essential County personnel to prepare and respond to any weather-related threats across the area. The EOC is located inside the H...

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Posted on: April 3, 2017

Public Notice: Board of Tax Assessors meeting rescheduled

The Hall County Board of Tax Assessors meeting originally scheduled for Wednesday, April 5 has been rescheduled to the following Wednesday, April 12.

Hall County Board of Assessors meetings are usually held at 4 p.m. on the first and third Wednesdays of ev...

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Posted on: March 28, 2017

Deadline to file for exemptions, other items is April 3

The deadline to file for homestead exemptions, personal property reports, agriculture covenants and taxpayer returns of real property with the Hall County Board of Assessors Office is Monday, April 3. 

Normally the deadline is April 1; however, si...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Positive rabies alert in Lula

This is to advise that there was contact between a rabid skunk and a dog recently in the 5300 block of Latty Road in Lula.  The skunk was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab- Virology Section in Decatur.  Hall County Animal...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Hall County commemorates National Crime Victims’ Rights Week with kick-off event March 31

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The Hall County Solicitor’s Office and Hall County District Attorney’s Office are hosting a Victims’ Rights Week kick-off event to raise awareness about crime victims’ issues and rights and introduce the community t...

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Posted on: March 20, 2017

Positive rabies alert in Gainesville

This is to advise that there was contact between a rabid raccoon and a dog recently in the 5100 block of Young Road in Gainesville. The raccoon was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab- Virology Section in Decatur. Hall County Animal Control was advis...

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Posted on: March 17, 2017

Hall County sees first 2 positive rabies cases of 2017

This is to advise that there were two recent reports of contact between a rabid skunk and a dog in Hall County.  The first occurred in the 3200 block of Baker Road in Gainesville The second incident was reported in the 5000 block of La...

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Posted on: March 14, 2017

Mutts on Main event set for March 25

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Mutts on Main, an event to promote and raise funds for the Hall County Animal Shelter, will be held Saturday, March 25 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the downtown Gainesville Square.

The event will include a Mutt Strutt (a parade of adoptable dogs) at 11 a.m., ...

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Posted on: March 6, 2017

Hall County 9-1-1 Center seamlessly transitions to expanded radio system

The Hall County 9-1-1 Center is now operating on a new radio system, doubling 9-1-1 operators’ capacity to communicate with first responders in the field.

“This new technology increases and improves communications between 9-1-1 operator...

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Posted on: March 1, 2017

Hall County Government receives nationwide award for FY 2017 budget

The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has awarded Hall County Government the GFOA’s Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its Fiscal Year 2017 budget. 

“This award reflects the...

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Posted on: February 20, 2017

Due date for real and personal property tax moved up to Nov. 15

Real and personal property taxes will be due Nov. 15 this year, rather than Dec. 1 as in year’s past.  As a result, tax bills will be going out Sept. 15, two weeks earlier than their previous Oct. 1 mail date.

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

Test of weather sirens, Citizen's Alert System rescheduled

The audible test of the severe weather warning system originally scheduled for 9 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 8 has been rescheduled for 9 a.m. Friday, Feb. 10 after being postponed due to the threat of severe weather in the area. 

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Posted on: February 6, 2017

Community centers to close on Sundays

Hall County’s three community centers will be closed on Sundays beginning Sunday, March 5. 

North Hall Community Center, Mulberry Creek Community Center and East Hall Community Center are being closed as a result of a mid-year budget red...

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Posted on: February 1, 2017

Hall County is re-certified as ‘StormReady’ by the National Weather Service

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Hall County has been re-certified as “StormReady” by the National Weather Service and the Georgia Storm Ready Advisory Board.

“This recognition means Hall County has the communication and safety skills needed to save lives and...

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Posted on: January 31, 2017

First public art show on display at Hall Co. Government Center

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Twenty-one pieces of public art are now on display at the Hall County Government Center as part of the facility’s first ever public art show.

“We are excited to provide citizens with a venue to view beautiful artwork, and we are equally...

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Posted on: January 31, 2017

Judge Deal receives annual award for leadership, dedication

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At its 2017 annual meeting in Athens, the Council of Superior Court Judges awarded Hall County Superior Court Judge Jason Deal the sixth annual Emory Findley Award for “Outstanding Judicial Service.”

Deal was appointed Judge of the Supe...

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Posted on: January 30, 2017

Hall Co. exploring alternate sites for south Gainesville park

Hall County Government officials are exploring alternate sites for a new park in the Harrison Drive area.

This comes after further research into the property originally identified as a possible park location proved it would not be best suited for the type ...

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Posted on: January 20, 2017

Register now for the Hall County Government Scholars' Academy

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Registration is now open for the Hall County Government Scholars' Academy, which will be held March 7- May 9. Each of the nine sessions will focus on a different aspect of local government and will include tours of many facilities. Be ready for a...

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Hall County EMA offering free storm spotter training

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Hall County Emergency Management (EMA) is partnering with the National Weather Service in Peachtree City to provide residents with the opportunity to learn how to become a certified storm spotter!

The Skywarn Storm Spotter Training class will teach attende...

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Posted on: January 10, 2017

Hall County offices closed Jan. 16

This is a reminder that Hall County's administrative offices, courts, libraries and community centers will be closed Monday, Jan. 16, for the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.  The Hall County Landfill and Hall County Recycling Center will...

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Posted on: January 9, 2017

Time to file for Homestead Exemptions, Personal Property Reports, Agriculture Covenants, etc.

Jan. 1 – April 1 is the time period for Hall County property owners to file for Homestead Exemption, a Personal Property Reporting Form, sign up for an Agriculture Covenant or file a Taxpayer Return of Real Property with the Hall County Board of Assessors...

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Posted on: January 6, 2017

Hall County Government facilities to close Saturday

Due to the threat of severe winter weather in the area, the Hall County compactor sites, parks, community centers, libraries and Hall County Landfill will be closed Saturday. All ballgames scheduled during that time at any of the three Hall County communi...

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Posted on: January 5, 2017

Hall County prepared for winter weather, citizens urged to use caution

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Posted on: January 3, 2017

Fitch upgrades Hall Co. bond rating, other ratings stay positive following clean audit

Fitch Ratings has upgraded Hall County’s general obligation bond rating from AA- to AA, citing the County’s “strong commitment to the restoration of its reserves and financial flexibility in the recent economic recovery.&...

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Posted on: December 28, 2016

Hall County celebrates significant accomplishments in 2016

Hall County Government is proud to have accomplished many things in 2016 through the leadership of the Hall County Board of Commissioners and the coordination of Hall County staff.  The following represents a sample of those achievements; however...

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Posted on: December 19, 2016

Arrest made in animal cruelty case involving dog tied to tracks

Officials with Hall County Animal Control have arrested a Gainesville man for allegedly tying a dog to railroad tracks, leaving it to be hit and killed by an oncoming train.

Authorities responded to an area off White Sulphur Road last month after receiving...

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Posted on: December 16, 2016

Hall County offices closed Dec. 23-26, Jan. 2

This is a reminder that Hall County's administrative offices, courts and community centers will be closed Dec. 23 through Dec. 26 for the Christmas holidays, as well as Jan. 1 through Jan. 2 for the New Year's holiday.

 

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Posted on: December 14, 2016

Watson appointed as chaplain for Georgia Association of Assessing Officials

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Steve Watson, Director/Chief Appraiser for the Hall County Board of Tax Assessors Office, has been appointed as chaplain for the Georgia Association of Assessing Officials.  The Georgia Association of Assessing Officials (GAAO) is a professional ...

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Posted on: December 6, 2016

Public Safety Tribute to be dedicated Thursday

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The dedication and celebration of a monument created to honor Gainesville-Hall County’s public safety community will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday in Roosevelt Square.

The Rotary Clubs of Gainesville, Hall County and South Hall began partnering with...

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Posted on: November 21, 2016

All plats must be filed electronically as of Jan. 1

Do you file plats? If so, changes are coming to the filing process in the state of Georgia. 

Effective Jan. 1, 2017, all plats filed in Georgia must be filed electronically. Plats will no longer be accepted for filing in paper format.

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Posted on: November 18, 2016

Property tax due Dec. 1

Property tax is due on Thursday, Dec. 1. The Hall County Tax Commissioner's office will be closed for Thanksgiving Thursday, Nov. 24 and Friday, Nov. 25 in compliance with the Hall County Government holiday schedule.

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Posted on: November 17, 2016

Hall County offices closed Nov. 24-25

This is a reminder that Hall County's administrative offices, courts, recycling center and community centers will be closed Thursday, Nov. 24 and Friday, Nov. 25 for the Thanksgiving holidays. Hall County's community centers will also remain closed throu...Read on...

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Posted on: November 14, 2016

Gov. Deal to speak at Drug Court’s anniversary celebrations

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal will be making remarks Friday as Hall County Drug Court celebrates their fifteenth anniversary and Dawson County Drug Court celebrates its tenth anniversary.

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Posted on: November 9, 2016

Hall Co. Animal Shelter’s largest donation to date to outfit transport trailer

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The Hall County Animal Shelter received its largest donation to date—nearly $20,000-- which will be used to outfit the shelter’s transport trailer, giving them more visibility and functionality at off-site adoption events.

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Posted on: October 31, 2016

Invitation extended to display art in Hall County Government Center

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Hall County Government is reopening its first Call for Artists to participate in the Hall County Government Center Public Art Program.

The County is looking for artists who are interested in displaying their two-dimensional works of art for a period of...Read on...

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Posted on: October 27, 2016

Weather sirens, Citizen's Alert System to be tested Wednesday

At approximately 10 a.m. Nov. 2, 2016, Hall County Central Communications/E9-1-1 will conduct an audible test of the severe weather warning system. This will only be a test. The sirens will sound for approximately three minutes.

Sound tests will not b...Read on...

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Posted on: October 27, 2016

Grant funds to help rehabilitate seven Hall County homes

Seven Hall County homeowners are in the final stages of approval to receive grant funding for much-needed repairs and upgrades to their residences, bringing their homes into compliance with County building codes.

"These are people who want to cor...Read on...

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Posted on: October 20, 2016

Workshop scheduled to discuss future land use as part of comprehensive plan update

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The public is invited to attend a workshop to share ideas on the future land use for Hall County. This is the next step in the Hall County Comprehensive Land Use Plan update.

In this workshop, citizens will:
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Posted on: October 18, 2016

HCG Family Health Center pharmacy saves County, its members $1.4 million

More than $1.4 million in savings has been realized between Hall County Government and those covered under its health insurance plan in the first 18 months after opening its own pharmacy on Old Cornelia Highway.

According to Hall County Human Resources...Read on...

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Posted on: October 17, 2016

Hall Co. Government partners with local schools for recycling competition

Hall County Government has partnered with the Hall County School District for a nationwide recycling competition that aims to teach students the importance of reducing, reusing and recycling plastic bottles, aluminum cans and paper products.

In order ...Read on...

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Posted on: October 17, 2016

Hall County Tax Commissioner launches new website

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The Hall County Tax Commissioner’s Office has launched a new website to help residents find the most up-to-date information regarding property taxes, tag renewals, billing cycles, delinquent tax payments and more.

“More and more people are turning to t...Read on...

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Posted on: October 10, 2016

Concert at Cherokee Bluffs to raise funds for performing arts programs

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Hall County Parks and Leisure is partnering with Alto Pictures and the Hall County Board of Education to present a concert at Cherokee Bluffs Park later this month, benefiting local schools' performing arts programs.

"This is a wonderful opportuni...Read on...

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Posted on: October 7, 2016

Hall County sends teams to aid in Hurricane Matthew relief efforts

Hall County Government is deploying a team of fire services personnel to south Georgia in response to a request for assistance in the wake of Hurricane Matthew.

“Eight members of Hall County Fire Services are deploying to Perry, Ga., which will serve ...Read on...

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Posted on: October 5, 2016

Hall County Elections Director to leave post following November’s election

Hall County’s elections director has accepted a similar position with Athens-Clarke County Government but will remain in her role with the County through the November elections.

“It has been an honor and privilege to serve the residents of Hall County...Read on...

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Posted on: September 27, 2016

New sidewalks provide a safer walk down Floyd Road

More sidewalks have been added to Floyd Road following meetings between area residents, Hall County staff and District 4 Commissioner Jeff Stowe.

“It has been a pleasure to work with these constituents, making sure they’re provided with the infrastruc...Read on...

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Posted on: September 21, 2016

Positive rabies alert in East Hall

This is to advise that there was contact between a rabid raccoon and two dogs recently in the 5500 block of Hood Street in Lula. The raccoon was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab- Virology Section in Decatur. Hall County Animal Control was advised...Read on...

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Posted on: September 20, 2016

Public Notice: Board of Tax Assessors meeting rescheduled

The Hall County Board of Tax Assessors meeting originally scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 21 has been rescheduled to Wednesday, Sept. 28.

Hall County Board of Assessors meetings are usually held at 4 p.m. on the first and third Wednesdays of every month...Read on...

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Posted on: September 19, 2016

Hall County moves forward with plans for a new park

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The Hall County Board of Commissioners is one step closer to constructing a park off Harrison Drive in Gainesville.

The board voted to place a resolution for the deannexation of property from the City of Gainesville on the consent agenda during Monday...Read on...

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

Citizens urged to sign up for online alerts during National Preparedness Month

In conjunction with National Preparedness Month this September, Hall County officials are urging citizens to sign up for the Citizen's Alert System, an online tool which notifies residents in the case of severe weather, fires, floods, toxic environmental ...Read on...

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Posted on: August 31, 2016

Tax Commissioner's Office adds agent dedicated to dealers, large fleets

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The Hall County Tax Commissioner is pleased to announce the addition of a new service within the office – a dedicated Dealer/Fleet Agent. This service is available for all dealerships and businesses or individuals with more than 25 fleet transactions. ...Read on...

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Posted on: August 30, 2016

Pets and students partner up for 'Run with the Rescues'

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It won't be an ordinary training run for members of the Chestatee High School Cross Country Team this Saturday. This time, they'll each be joined by four extra legs.

The team has partnered with the Hall County Animal Shelter for a "Run with the R...Read on...

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Posted on: August 29, 2016

SPLOST VII revenues above projections, expenditures on track

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Approximately $29.9 million has been collected in the first year of Hall County’s Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST) VII, which was approved by voters in March 2015. That’s 4.27 percent (or $1.2 million) more than SPLOST VII was projected t...Read on...

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Posted on: August 29, 2016

Hall County offices closed Labor Day

This is a reminder that Hall County's administrative offices, courts, community centers and libraries will be closed Monday, Sept. 5 for Labor Day.

Essential public safety and public works personnel will continue service as usual during the holiday. T...Read on...

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Posted on: August 22, 2016

Positive rabies alert in South Hall

This is to advise that there was contact between a rabid raccoon and a dog recently in the 4000 block of Poplar Springs Road. The raccoon was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab- Virology Section in Decatur. Hall County Animal Control was advised Fr...Read on...

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Posted on: August 18, 2016

Litter trap project receives statewide award

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The Hall County/City of Gainesville Flat Creek Bandalong Litter Trap was recently named as the recipient of the American Public Works Association (APWA) - Georgia Chapter's 2016 Technical Innovation Award.

The APWA GA Chapter Awards Program recognizes...Read on...

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Posted on: August 11, 2016

Hall County pays off more than $2 million in sewer debt

The Hall County Board of Commissioners paid off millions of dollars in sewer debt last month after voting to sell property at the Spout Springs Water Reclamation Facility (SSWRF) on Spout Springs Road.

Two tracts, totaling over 100 acres, were both sol...Read on...

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Posted on: August 10, 2016

New traffic signal makes for safer intersection at Sterling on the Lake

Hall County officials have partnered with several other entities to make the intersection at the entrance to Sterling on the Lake subdivision on Spout Springs Road much safer for motorists in the area.

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Posted on: August 9, 2016

Officials move up timeline for Spout Springs Road Widening Project

Hall County officials are pleased to announce that construction for one of the most urgent transportation projects in the county, the widening of Spout Springs Road, will occur two years earlier than originally anticipated.

The news comes following a ...Read on...

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Posted on: March 1, 2016

Gov. Deal appoints Commissioner Cooper to DFCS State Advisory Board

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Georgia Governor Nathan Deal has named Hall County District 1 Commissioner Kathy Cooper to the Department of Family and Children Services (DFCS) State Advisory Board.

The advisory board reviews and recommends proposed rules and regulations for DFCS, w...Read on...

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Posted on: February 23, 2016

Public safety personnel, new marine rescue boat credited for saving missing kayaker

A Hall County man is recovering after being saved on the banks of Lake Lanier with the help of quick-thinking public safety personnel and Hall County Fire Services’ new marine rescue boat.

Hall County 911 was contacted Monday evening by Pam Mock, stat...Read on...

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Posted on: February 19, 2016

Unpaid property tax bills to incur 10 percent penalty on March 1

March 1 is the last day to pay property tax in full before incurring the state-mandated 10 percent penalty on 2015 property tax. On March 2, the 10 percent penalty will be added to any unpaid principle amount. Additionally, state statute also adds 1 per...Read on...

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Posted on: February 15, 2016

Upcoming repairs announced for several Hall County railroad crossings

Hall County Government has been made aware of a number of upcoming repairs that will be made to railroad crossings in the area.

Norfolk Southern Railway advised Hall County on Friday that crews will be surfacing the following crossings beginning on Tu...Read on...

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Posted on: February 11, 2016

Crews to begin work on McEver Road following weather delay

Work to completely overhaul a portion of McEver Road is set to begin around noon Thursday following a delay earlier this week due to winter weather in the area.

Crews were originally set to begin the full depth reclamation project, which stretches fr...Read on...

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Posted on: February 9, 2016

Hall County 911 Center upgraded with new flooring, work stations

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Employees at Hall County's 911 Center have moved back into their upgraded space after spending the past several months in another portion of the County's Emergency Services Complex while work was taking place on the 911 Center.

The new 911 Center is n...Read on...

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Posted on: February 8, 2016

Hall Co. Clerk of Court to offer notary public training workshops

The Hall County Clerk of Court’s Office is offering two free notary public training workshops for the public next month.

Working in conjunction with the Georgia Superior Court Clerks’ Cooperative Authority, the Hall County Clerk of Court’s Office will ...Read on...

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Posted on: February 5, 2016

Hall County, Commissioner Powell recognized by Hall Co. Green Alliance

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A number of Hall County projects, as well as a Hall County elected official, were honored Friday at the Hall County Green Alliance's annual awards ceremony.

Hall County Resource Recovery received the Project/Initiative of the Year Award for Public Educ...Read on...

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Posted on: February 2, 2016

Weather sirens, Citizen's Alert System test postponed

The audible test of the severe weather warning, which was originally scheduled to be conducted by Hall County Central Communications/E9-1-1 at 10 a.m. on Feb. 3, has been postponed due to the threat of severe weather in the area.

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Posted on: January 29, 2016

Hall Co. crews to begin rebuilding historic cabin Monday

Hall County crews will begin the process of rebuilding a historic log cabin home at Cherokee Bluffs Park on Monday.

The cabin belonged to Col. James Roberts and dates back to at least the 1840s. The home was carefully dismantled several years ago by ...Read on...

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Posted on: January 28, 2016

New Hall County C.I. grand opening set for Feb. 12

Hall County Government will be holding a grand opening for the new Hall County Correctional Institution (C.I.) on Friday, Feb. 12 at 10 a.m.

The new facility replaces the old Hall County C.I., which is 53 years old.

"We are honored to be able ...Read on...

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Posted on: January 28, 2016

Positive rabies alert in East Hall

This is to advise that two dogs had contact recently with a rabid raccoon in the Cape Road area of east Hall County. The raccoon was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab- Virology Section in Decatur. Hall County Animal Control was advised Thursday tha...Read on...

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Posted on: January 23, 2016

Hall Co. crews worked throughout the night, keeping citizens safe

Hall County crews worked throughout the night to keep roads clear during the latest winter weather event, resulting in a relatively uneventful 24 hours for public safety personnel.

"Road crews have been out all night and continue to remain in the ...Read on...

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Posted on: January 22, 2016

Hall County Government facilities closing at noon, will remain closed Saturday

Due to the threat of severe winter weather in the area, the Hall County Government Center, Hall County Courthouse, Hall County compactor sites, parks, community centers, libraries, the Hall County Government Family Health Center and Hall County Landfill w...Read on...

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Posted on: January 20, 2016

Board of Tax Assessors meeting rescheduled due to weather

The Hall County Board of Tax Assessors meeting scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 20 has been canceled due to inclement weather. This meeting is rescheduled for the following Wednesday, Jan. 27 at 4 p.m.

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Posted on: January 15, 2016

Search and rescue exercise rescheduled for Jan. 16

A search and rescue exercise originally planned for Saturday, Jan. 9 has been rescheduled for Saturday, Jan. 16.

Representatives from several of Hall County's public safety agencies will be participating the event, which will take place in the area o...Read on...

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Posted on: January 11, 2016

Hall County offices closed Jan. 18

This is a reminder that Hall County's administrative offices, courts and community centers will be closed Monday, Jan. 18, for the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.

Essential public safety and public works personnel will continue service as usual during...Read on...

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Posted on: January 8, 2016

Deadline for Taxpayer Returns of Real & Personal Property, other exemptions is April 1

Jan. 1 – April 1 is the time period for Hall County property owners to file a Taxpayer Return of Real Estate, Personal Property Reporting Form or file for Homestead Exemptions and Conservation Use with the Hall County Board of Assessors Office. Reasons t...Read on...

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Posted on: January 7, 2016

Sheriff’s Office employee’s world record attempt set for Jan. 16 at Chestatee High

Hall County Sheriff's Sgt. Greg Cochran will attempt to flip a 555-pound tire more than 205 times in a single hour at Chestatee High School on Jan. 16 in order to raise money for two worthy causes.

Proceeds from the “Tire to Inspire” event’s sponsors,...Read on...

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Posted on: January 5, 2016

Hall County first responders to participate in search and rescue exercise

Representatives from several of Hall County’s public safety agencies will be participating in a search and rescue exercise on Saturday, Jan. 9 in the area of Don Carter State Park.

“This will be an opportunity for Hall County’s first responders to pra...Read on...

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Posted on: December 30, 2015

Two more positive rabies cases confirmed in North Hall

This is to advise that two more rabies cases have recently been confirmed in Hall County.

The first occurred when a dog had contact with a rabid raccoon in the area of Highway 52 in north Hall County. The second occurred in the Britt Gailey Road area...Read on...

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Posted on: December 29, 2015

Hall County celebrates significant accomplishments in 2015

Hall County Government is proud to have accomplished many things in 2015 through the leadership of the Hall County Board of Commissioners and the coordination of Hall County staff. The following represents a sample of those achievements; however, it does...Read on...

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Posted on: December 23, 2015

Two positive rabies cases in East Hall

This is to advise that two more rabies cases have recently been confirmed in Hall County.

The first occurred when two goats had contact with a rabid skunk in the South Browning Bridge Road area of east Hall County. The second occurred in the Noah's W...Read on...

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Posted on: December 22, 2015

Hall County’s newest Juvenile Court judge to be sworn in Dec. 31

Hall County’s newest juvenile court judge, and the first person of Latino descent to serve as a judge in the Northeastern Judicial Circuit, will be sworn into office on Thursday, Dec. 31 at 9 a.m.

The appointment of Joe Raymond Diaz to the position of ...Read on...

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Posted on: December 21, 2015

Hall County participates in "Bring One for the Chipper" initiative

Hall County is participating in the "Bring One for the Chipper" event again this year. Hall County's 12 compactor sites and the Hall County Recycling Center on Chestnut Street will be receiving undecorated Christmas trees beginning on Dec. 26 t...Read on...

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Posted on: December 18, 2015

Hall Co. Sheriff's Office teams up for annual C.O.A.T.S. Drive

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With the coldest weather of the season yet to come, the Hall County Sheriff's Office has teamed up with Hall County Schools, Syfan Logistics, the Hall County Tax Commissioner and Hall County Government to conduct its annual Winter C.O.A.T.S. (Community Or...Read on...

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Posted on: December 18, 2015

Hall County offices closed Dec. 24-25, Jan. 1

This is a reminder that Hall County's administrative offices, courts and community centers will be closed Dec. 24 and Dec. 25 for the Christmas holidays, as well as Jan. 1 for the New Year's holiday.

The landfill and Hall County Recycing Center will b...Read on...

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Posted on: December 17, 2015

Moody’s cites surpluses, conservative budgeting in Hall County’s bond rating upgrade

Moody’s Investors Service has upgraded Hall County’s general obligation bond rating from Aa3 to Aa2, citing “the county’s strengthened reserve position following several years of operating surpluses, driven by conservative budgeting management.”

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Posted on: December 15, 2015

Hall County Sheriff’s deputies spread Christmas cheer with gift cards

Several members of the Hall County Sheriff’s Office are spending the first half of this week bringing Christmas cheer to unexpected citizens in the community.

Several deputies in marked patrol cars, along with members of Montgomery Memorial Baptist Ch...Read on...

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Posted on: December 14, 2015

Hall County Government launches 'Back the Badge' campaign

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Hall County Government is launching a social media campaign titled “Back the Badge” as a way to show support of—and solidarity with—local law enforcement.

The campaign will include pictures of law enforcement personnel with Hall County Government empl...Read on...

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Posted on: December 11, 2015

Hall County audit reveals no findings, $1.3 million added to fund balance

Hall County has been issued a clean opinion by its auditors, according to a presentation made at the Hall County Board of Commissioners meeting Thursday night.

Beth Grimes with Bates, Carter & Co., LLP told commissioners that not only were there no...Read on...

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Posted on: December 10, 2015

Hall County 911 seamlessly migrates to new, upgraded phone system

Hall County 911 seamlessly switched over to its new, upgraded phone system Thursday without any drop in service to citizens.

“We are pleased to announce that the transition is complete and that Hall County 911’s high quality level of service continued ...Read on...

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Posted on: December 7, 2015

New judge appointed to Hall County Juvenile Court

The Superior Court judges of the Northeastern Judicial Circuit are pleased to announce the appointment of Joe Raymond Diaz to the position of Juvenile Court Judge.

Diaz has been practicing law in the City of Gainesville and the Dawson and Hall County ...Read on...

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Posted on: December 4, 2015

Sardis Road reopens following repairs

The portion of Sardis Road that was washed out following heavy rains in the area has reopened.

Hall County Engineer Kevin McInturff said the on-call contractor for the project, Simpson Trucking & Grading, completed work on the roadway Saturday.
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Posted on: December 4, 2015

Hall Co. Tax Commissioner reminds residents how to retrieve RIN for renewals

With the recent notification from the Georgia Department of Revenue (DOR) regarding the change in renewal notices for this month, Hall County Tax Commissioner Darla Eden would like to remind residents of the new Renewal Identification Number (RIN) retriev...Read on...

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Posted on: December 4, 2015

Positive rabies alert in East Hall

This is to advise that two dogs had contact recently with a rabid skunk in the Pea Ridge Road area of northeast Hall County. The skunk was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab- Virology Section in Decatur. Hall County Animal Control was advised Thursd...Read on...

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Posted on: November 30, 2015

Reminder of the City of Gainesville's general municipal runoff election

The general municipal runoff election for the City of Gainesville's Ward 3 City Council seat will be held Tuesday, Dec. 1.

"Because none of the four candidates in the Nov. 3 election garnered a majority vote, the two highest candidates will compe...Read on...

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Posted on: November 24, 2015

HCFS personnel organize helmet giveaway following child's bicycle accident

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Some calls that Hall County firefighters respond to can have such a powerful effect on the men and women in uniform that they feel compelled to do something to make a difference.

That was the case on Sept. 13 when units from Hall County Fire Station 1...Read on...

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Posted on: November 23, 2015

Motor vehicle renewal notices to be handled differently this month

The Office of the Hall County Tax Commissioner was informed last week that standard registration renewal notices for December will not be mailed out by the Department of Revenue (DOR). Instead, the DOR will be sending out generic letter notifications to ...Read on...

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Posted on: November 19, 2015

Hall County offices closed Nov. 26- 27

This is a reminder that Hall County's administrative offices, courts and community centers will be closed Thursday, Nov. 26 and Friday, Nov. 27 for the Thanksgiving holidays. Hall County's community centers will also remain closed through the weekend.
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Posted on: November 19, 2015

Hall Co.'s Human Resources Department receives statewide award

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Hall County Government’s Human Resources Department has been recognized as a state leader in government human resource programs.

Hall County’s Department of Human Resources was awarded the Large Agency Achievement Award at the Georgia Local Government...Read on...

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Posted on: November 18, 2015

Positive rabies alert in East Hall

This is to advise that a dog had contact recently with a rabid skunk in the Hewell Road area of east Hall County. The skunk was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab- Virology Section in Decatur. Hall County Animal Control was advised Wednesday that th...Read on...

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Posted on: November 13, 2015

Commission honors Kubota for milestone achievement, generous donation

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The Hall County Board of Commissioners publicly thanked Kubota Manufacturing of America Corp. (KMA) Thursday night for their generous donation of an all-terrain vehicle (ATV) to Hall County Fire Services.

“The Hall County community deeply appreciates ...Read on...

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Posted on: November 13, 2015

Cherokee Bluffs Park grand opening set for Nov. 20

Hall County Government will be holding a grand opening for Cherokee Bluffs Park on Friday, Nov. 20 at 11 a.m.

The approximately 168-acre, passive-use park is located along Blackjack Road in Flowery Branch near the Sterling on the Lake subdivision. Cons...Read on...

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Posted on: November 12, 2015

Positive rabies alert in North Hall

This is to advise that a dog had contact recently with a rabid skunk in the Pea Ridge Road area of north Hall County. The skunk was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab- Virology Section in Decatur. Hall County Animal Control was advised Thursday that...Read on...

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Posted on: November 12, 2015

Sheriff Couch encourages participation in Georgia Gives Day

As nonprofits across the state of Georgia participate in the fourth annual Georgia Gives Day Thursday, Hall County’s sheriff is doing his part to give back to a charity that has special significance to him.

“I have spent my entire adult life as a memb...Read on...

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Posted on: November 12, 2015

Hall Co. Fire Services to offer free CPR classes to public

Do you know how to save a life? Hall County Fire Services is now offering free monthly CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) classes to citizens interested in learning this life-saving skill.

“It is our duty as men and women of Hall County Fire Service...Read on...

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Posted on: November 11, 2015

Hall Co. Fire Services display 'Greenlights' to honor veterans

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While the color red is usually the color associated with fire departments, the 16 Hall County fire stations scattered across our community are going green in honor of Veterans Day.

"There are numerous personnel within our department who are curren...Read on...

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Posted on: November 10, 2015

Positive rabies alert in North Hall

This is to advise that a dog had contact recently with a rabid raccoon in the Woodlane Way area of north Hall County. The raccoon was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab- Virology Section in Decatur. Hall County Animal Control was advised Monday that...Read on...

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Posted on: November 6, 2015

Positive rabies alert in North Hall

This is to advise that a dog had contact recently with a rabid skunk in the Cobb Griffin Road area of northeast Hall County. The skunk was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab- Virology Section in Decatur. Hall County Animal Control was advised Wednes...Read on...

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Posted on: November 3, 2015

Positive rabies alert in North Hall

This is to advise that a dog had contact recently with a rabid skunk in the Noah Martin Road area of northeast Hall County. The skunk was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab- Virology Section in Decatur. Hall County Animal Control was advised Monday ...Read on...

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Posted on: October 28, 2015

Positive rabies alert in North Hall

This is to advise that a dog had contact recently with a rabid fox in the Campground Road area of north Hall County. The fox was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab- Virology Section in Decatur. Hall County Animal Control was advised Tuesday that the...Read on...

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Posted on: October 28, 2015

Mother, son reunite with Hall Co. EMT who saved their lives

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The letter took nearly two years to write. After all, how can someone sum up in words their gratitude to the person that saved their life and the life of their unborn child? That’s the kind of letter that Hall County Fire Chief Jeff Hood found sitting o...Read on...

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Posted on: October 28, 2015

Gov. Deal appoints Hall Co. Solicitor General to criminal justice council

Gov. Nathan Deal has appointed Hall County Solicitor General Stephanie Woodard to the Criminal Justice Reform Council.

“I am honored to serve the state in this capacity,” Woodard said. “I look forward to continuing the council’s work of protecting pu...Read on...

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Posted on: October 23, 2015

Positive rabies alert in North Hall

This is to advise that a dog had contact recently with a rabid raccoon in the Campground Road area of north Hall County. The raccoon was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab- Virology Section in Decatur. Hall County Animal Control was advised Friday t...Read on...

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Posted on: October 23, 2015

Several Hall Co. departments participate in Teen Maze event

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Several Hall County departments are participating in an experiential learning event this week that helps teach teenagers about the consequences—both positive and negative—of certain life choices.

The Hall County Sheriff’s Office, Hall County Animal S...Read on...

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Posted on: October 22, 2015

Positive rabies alert in East Hall

This is to advise that a dog had contact recently with a rabid skunk in the Noah's Way area of east Hall County. The skunk was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab- Virology Section in Decatur. Hall County Animal Control was advised Thursday that the ...Read on...

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Posted on: October 22, 2015

Hall Co. C.I. holds first graduation for substance abuse treatment program

Seventeen men were the first to graduate from Hall County’s Residential Substance Abuse Treatment (RSAT) program Wednesday evening, making history for Hall County and marking a major milestone in their individual roads to recovery.

The RSAT program pr...Read on...

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Posted on: October 12, 2015

HCFS Marine Rescue Team trains for flooding disaster

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As South Carolina continues to deal with catastrophic flooding, Hall County Fire Services’ (HCFS) Marine Rescue Team is learning how to respond if that type of disaster struck our community.

“When Hall County experienced some minor flooding several y...Read on...

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Posted on: October 9, 2015

Hall County welcomes new Finance Director

Hall County Administrator Randy Knighton is pleased to announce that Zach Propes has been hired as the county’s new Director of Financial Services.

Propes comes to Hall County Government from Bates Carter, a Gainesville-based accounting firm, where h...Read on...

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Posted on: October 9, 2015

Positive rabies alert in North Hall

This is to advise that a dog had contact recently with a rabid raccoon in the Price Road area of north Hall County. The raccoon was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab- Virology Section in Decatur. Hall County Animal Control was advised Friday that t...Read on...

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Posted on: October 7, 2015

Hall County Sheriff's Office receives Most Fit Company Award

The Hall County Sheriff’s Office (HCSO) received the Most Fit Company Award from the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce Wednesday morning during the HealthSmart Breakfast at the Gainesville Civic Center. The Sheriff’s Office was the recipient of the award i...Read on...

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Posted on: October 6, 2015

Warden of the Hall Co. C.I. has article on R.E.A.C.T. program published

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The warden of the Hall County Correctional Institution wrote an article that was recently published in the 2015 fall edition of Georgia County Government Magazine. Warden Walt Davis' article, titled "A New Direction," highlights Hall County's ...Read on...

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Posted on: October 5, 2015

Hall County celebrates Fire Prevention Week

Location matters when it comes to your smoke alarm. That’s the message behind this year’s National Fire Prevention Week campaign, “Hear the Beep Where You Sleep. Every Bedroom Needs a Working Smoke Alarm!”

Along with firefighters and safety advocates n...Read on...

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Posted on: October 1, 2015

Ga. Dept. of Revenue announces delay in registration renewal notices

Per a recent press release from the Georgia Department of Revenue Motor Vehicle Division, the vendor responsible for mailing the registration renewal notices has been presented with operational and production related issues and is unable to fulfill their ...Read on...

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Posted on: October 1, 2015

Online registration renewals get easier with new RIN lookup feature

In cooperation with the Georgia Department of Revenue (DOR), Hall County Tax Commissioner Darla Eden is pleased to announce expanded services and online lookup availability for the Renewal Identification Number (RIN). A RIN is a 12-digit number necessary...Read on...

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Posted on: September 30, 2015

Positive rabies alert in East Hall

This is to advise that a dog had contact recently with a rabid skunk in the Belmont Highway area of east Hall County. The skunk was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab- Virology Section in Decatur. Hall County Animal Control was advised Tuesday that ...Read on...

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Posted on: September 28, 2015

Public Notice: Hall County Commission meetings rescheduled

The Hall County Board of Commissioners work session originally scheduled for Monday, Oct. 5 at 3 p.m. has been rescheduled and will be held at 9 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 5.

In addition, the Board of Commissioners voting meeting originally scheduled for ...Read on...

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Posted on: September 25, 2015

New playgrounds installed at 2 Hall Co. parks

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Two Hall County parks are sporting some new features just in time for fall!

New playground equipment has been installed at East Hall Park and Cool Springs Park.

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Posted on: September 17, 2015

Hall County logo design project receives national award

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Hall County Government received national recognition for its new logo design project during last week's 3CMA Conference in Atlanta.

3CMA, the City-County Communications and Marketing Association, is a dynamic network of professional public communicator...Read on...

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Posted on: September 4, 2015

Positive rabies alert in West Hall

This is to advise that a dog had contact recently with a rabid raccoon in the Manor Ridge Drive area of west Hall County. The raccoon was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab- Virology Section in Decatur. Hall County Animal Control was advised Friday ...Read on...

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Posted on: September 3, 2015

Commissioner Gibbs to host Town Hall Meeting Sept. 15

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Hall County District 3 Commissioner Scott Gibbs is hosting a Town Hall Meeting at North Hall Community Center on Tuesday, Sept. 15 at 6 p.m.

Joining Commissioner Gibbs will be Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Gary Black, State Rep. Lee Hawkins, State ...Read on...

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Posted on: August 28, 2015

Positive rabies alert in North Hall

This is to advise that a dog had contact recently with a rabid raccoon in the Hardy Road area of north Hall County. The raccoon was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab- Virology Section in Decatur. Hall County Animal Control was advised Friday that t...Read on...

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Posted on: August 26, 2015

TAVT rates to remain at 7 percent through 2018

The Georgia Department of Revenue (DOR) released the Title Ad Valorem Tax (TAVT) Rates for 2016-2018. The TAVT rate will remain at 7 percent through 2018.

TAVT is applicable to new vehicle sales and private party (casual sales) each time the vehicle i...Read on...

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Posted on: August 26, 2015

Positive rabies alert in East Hall

This is to advise that a dog had contact recently with a rabid fox in the Candler Road area of east Hall County. The fox was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab- Virology Section in Decatur. Hall County Animal Control was advised Wednesday that the f...Read on...

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Posted on: August 25, 2015

Hall County receives statewide award for recycling program

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Hall County Government’s Resource Recovery program was named Outstanding Government Recycling Leader in the state for 2015 by the Georgia Recycling Coalition.

“Hall County is honored to be recognized for our comprehensive and sustainable components an...Read on...

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Posted on: August 14, 2015

Educational trail to be installed at Laurel Park

Children will have a fun, new way to learn while exploring one of Hall County’s parks.

The Hall County Board of Commissioners voted Thursday to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with United Way of Hall County for the installation of a “Born Learning” ...Read on...

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Posted on: August 6, 2015

Fireworks, BBQ and live music planned for Laurel Summer Fest

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Enjoy live music, delicious barbecue and a fireworks celebration during Laurel Summer Fest, Saturday, Aug. 29 at Laurel Park!

The annual event will feature a number of local musical acts, including Fly Betty Band. There will be plenty of barbeque dur...Read on...

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Posted on: August 3, 2015

Mobile app gives Hall Co. citizens access to government at their fingertips

Hall County Government’s updated website can now be viewed with the help of a mobile app, which provides citizens with access to County information and services at their fingertips.

With the increased use of mobile devices, the Hall County app is an e...Read on...

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Posted on: July 29, 2015

Former Hall Co. Animal Shelter pet helps USDA

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A Hall County Animal Shelter pet is now working with the federal government to make sure the foods you eat are safe.

The Animal Shelter received a letter of appreciation from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) on July 24, thanking them ...Read on...

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Posted on: July 24, 2015

Positive rabies alert in North Hall

This is to advise that a dog had contact recently with a rabid raccoon in the Cool Springs Road area of north Hall County. The raccoon was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab- Virology Section in Decatur. Hall County Animal Control was advised Friday...Read on...

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Posted on: July 24, 2015

Hall Co. to host Firefighter Combat Challenge Aug. 14- 15

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Hall County Fire Services will host firefighters from across the country next month as they compete in the Scott’s Firefighter Combat Challenge.

The challenge is an exciting competitive event in which firefighters simulate the physical demands of real...Read on...

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Posted on: July 23, 2015

Hall Co. Drug Court graduating largest class in program's history

Sixteen people will graduate from Hall County Drug Court Friday, the largest number of graduates since the program's inception.

As the first accountability court program in Hall County, Drug Court began in February 2001 to provide early intervention t...Read on...

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Posted on: July 8, 2015

Hall Co. Animal Control rescues 59 dogs from North Hall home

Hall County Animal Control officers have rescued 59 dogs from deplorable conditions at a home in north Hall County.

Animal Control officers discovered the animals at 8468 Romey Savage Road Tuesday.

“Our officers responded to the mobile home, obta...Read on...

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Posted on: July 2, 2015

Hall Co. Animal Shelter's "Adopt-a-Can" bin makes its debut

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A new member of Hall County Resource Recovery's "Adopt-a-Can" program is making its debut this weekend. The Hall County Animal Shelter is the newest participant in the program, which allows groups to "adopt" roll-off recycling recepta...Read on...

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Posted on: June 25, 2015

Hall County Commission adopts FY 2016 budget

The Hall County Board of Commissioners adopted a balanced budget Thursday night for the fiscal year that begins July 1, 2015, and ends June 30, 2016.

The General Fund millage rate, which is the property tax rate that supports daily operations, was rol...Read on...

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Posted on: June 11, 2015

Notice of property tax increase advertisement

NOTICE OF PROPERTY TAX INCREASE

COUNTYWIDE GENERAL FUND

The Hall County Board of Commissioners has tentatively adopted a millage rate for the Countywide General Fund which will require an increase in property taxes by 4.43 percent.

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Posted on: June 11, 2015

Notice of property tax increase press release

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NOTICE OF PROPERTY TAX INCREASE

GENERAL FUND
Countywide

The Hall County Board of Commissioners passed a motion Monday to consider leaving the current millage rate of 5.989 unchanged, which would increase the property taxes it le...Read on...

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Posted on: June 2, 2015

Hall Co. deputy recognized for work against domestic violence

A Hall County Sheriff’s Office deputy has been recognized for his work in the fight against domestic violence in the Hall County community.

The Hall County Domestic Violence Task Force (DVTF) presented the Officer of the Quarter Award to Deputy Bobby ...Read on...

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Posted on: May 20, 2015

Hall Co. Government flags lowered following death of former Commission chairman

Flags at Hall County Government facilities are being flown at half-staff in recognition of the death of former Hall County Commission Chairman Curtis Segars.

“We are truly grateful for Curtis’ years of service and owe him significant credit for the c...Read on...

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Posted on: May 20, 2015

Dedication ceremony scheduled for Fire Services' new rescue boat

A christening and dedication ceremony will be held for Hall County Fire Services’ new marine rescue boat Thursday at Laurel Park.

The ceremony will follow a 3 p.m. “Summer of Safety” press conference jointly hosted by the Georgia Department of Natural ...Read on...

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Posted on: May 18, 2015

Hall County offices closed Memorial Day

This is a reminder that Hall County's administrative offices, courts, community centers and libraries will be closed Monday, May 25 for Memorial Day.

Essential public safety and public works personnel will continue service as usual during the holiday....Read on...

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Posted on: May 14, 2015

Personal property assessment notices to be mailed Friday

The Hall County Tax Assessors office will mail Personal Property notices of current assessment on Friday, May 15. Personal property includes business and manufacturing equipment and inventory, boats and aircraft. As required by state law, this annual noti...Read on...

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Posted on: May 1, 2015

Hall Co. purchasing procedures to be reviewed at vendor conference

Providers of goods and services who are interested in working with Hall County Government are invited to attend the Purchasing Division’s Vendor Conference on May 20. Topics to be covered include the County’s procurement procedures and writing a Request ...Read on...

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Posted on: May 13, 2015

Sowers named Assistant Solicitor-General of the Year for 2015

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Amber Sowers, Chief Assistant Solicitor-General for Hall County, was named "Assistant Solicitor-General of the Year for 2015" on May 6 during the 2015 Georgia Association of Solicitors-General (GASG) conference hosted by the Prosecuting Attorney...Read on...

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Posted on: May 11, 2015

Public Notice for the Hall County Board of Tax Assessors

The Hall County Board of Tax Assessors meeting originally scheduled for Wednesday, May 20 has been rescheduled to the preceding Wednesday, May 13 at 4 p.m. Hall County Board of Assessors meetings are usually held at 4 p.m. on the first and third Wednesda...Read on...

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Posted on: May 8, 2015

Hall Co. Government to hold Budget Forum

Hall County Government will hold a Budget Forum on Monday, May 18 and Tuesday, May 19, which will provide an additional opportunity for the public to gain insight into budget requests submitted by various County departments and agencies for fiscal year 20...Read on...

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Posted on: May 6, 2015

Two Hall Co. firefighters receive hero award

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Two members of Hall County Fire Services were recognized Wednesday morning during the American Red Cross Northeast Georgia Chapter’s Heroes Breakfast. The annual event recognizes and honors those in the community who have shown courage, dedication and cha...Read on...

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Posted on: April 30, 2015

Story of lifesaving dog shared for Adopt A Shelter Pet Day

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In recognition of April 30th as "National Adopt A Shelter Pet Day," the Hall County Animal Shelter would like to recognize a shelter dog whose heroic actions saved the life of another shelter pet.

A 2-year-old pit bull mix named Star gave bi...Read on...

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Posted on: April 24, 2015

Butterfly Release caps off Victims' Rights Week in Hall County

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The Hall County Solicitor and District Attorney’s offices concluded National Crime Victims’ Rights Week with a special ceremony Friday, honoring a local agency that provides hope to victims of sexual abuse.

The sixth annual Victims’ Rights Butterfly Re...Read on...

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Posted on: April 20, 2015

Chairman Mecum to lead committee on public safety and courts policy

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Hall County Board of Commissioners Chairman Richard Mecum was recently named as the 2015-2016 Chairman of the Public Safety and the Courts Policy Committee for ACCG, Georgia’s county association. The appointment was made by ACCG President and Gwinnett Co...Read on...

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Posted on: April 17, 2015

Animal Shelter puppies provide stress relief to Brenau students

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The Hall County Animal Shelter is teaming up with Brenau University once again to provide some stress relief to students during finals week.

Cindy Langman, program coordinator for the Hall County Animal Shelter, is bringing puppies from the shelter to ...Read on...

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Posted on: April 14, 2015

Hall County C.I. golf tournament raises funds to combat human trafficking

The Hall County Correctional Institute (C.I.) is hosting an inaugural golf tournament to benefit a number of agencies devoted to ending human trafficking in Georgia.

The tournament is scheduled for Monday, May 4 at Chattahoochee Golf Course, 301 Tommy...Read on...

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Posted on: April 13, 2015

Real property assessment notices to be mailed Friday

The Hall County Tax Assessors office will mail real property notices of current assessment on Friday, April 17 to all owners of real property. Real property consists of land and any improvements thereon. As required by state law, this annual notice will i...Read on...

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Posted on: April 10, 2015

New tax kiosk to be located at North Hall Community Center

Residents in north Hall County will soon be able to renew their motor vehicle registration at a location closer to home.

At a meeting Thursday evening, the Hall County Board of Commissioners approved the implementation of a new tax kiosk to be located...Read on...

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Posted on: April 1, 2015

Hall County to celebrate victims’ rights throughout April

Every April, Hall County observes National Crime Victims’ Rights Week (NCVRW) by promoting victims’ rights and honoring crime victims and those who advocate on their behalf.

This year’s NCVRW will be held April 19-25 and the theme “Engaging Communitie...Read on...

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Posted on: March 26, 2015

Injured, abandoned dog receives critical care at Hall Co. Animal Shelter

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A lively three-legged Cocker Spaniel is healthy and happy thanks to the care she received recently at the Hall County Animal Shelter.


Hall County Animal Shelter Program Coordinator Cindy Langman said a Hall County citizen discovered the dog, which a...Read on...

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Posted on: March 23, 2015

Hall Co. Fire Services places first in fundraising for burn foundation

Hall County Fire Services raised more money than any other fire department in the state during the annual "Give Burns the Boot" fundraiser, benefitting the Georgia Firefighters Burn Foundation.

Hall County Fire Services raised $61,539.60 du...Read on...

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Posted on: March 19, 2015

Hall Co. crews not removing debris from private property

Hall County officials are reminding the public that debris resulting from last month’s winter weather events will not be removed by County crews if it fell onto private property. Crews will only remove debris that fell directly onto the right of way or w...Read on...

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Posted on: March 16, 2015

Hall Co. Animal Shelter releases new logo, 'No Animal Left Behind' slogan

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The Hall County Animal Shelter is unveiling its new logo and slogan, which capitalize on the shelter's legacy of giving all stray animals a temporary home regardless of age, breed or medical needs.


"The new logo features all types of animals-do...Read on...

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Posted on: March 9, 2015

Hall Co. crews continue to remove debris following winter storms

Hall County crews are continuing to work diligently in order to remove fallen trees and limbs from the right of way following recent winter weather events.

As a reminder, crews will only remove debris that fell directly onto the right of way or was cu...Read on...

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Posted on: February 27, 2015

Hall Co. Fire Services warns citizens of possible scam

Hall County authorities are warning residents about a possible scam involving someone pretending to be associated with Hall County Fire Services.

Hall County’s Interim Deputy Fire Chief Chad Black said several residents and businesses have reported b...Read on...

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Posted on: February 26, 2015

Hall County Government delays opening of its facilities Thursday

Hall County Government facilities, including the Hall County Government Center, Hall County Courthouse, community centers, parks, landfill, Recycling Center and compactor sites will delay opening until 10 a.m. Thursday due to inclement weather.

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Posted on: February 24, 2015

Public Notice: Board of Tax Assessors called meeting canceled

The Hall County Board of Tax Assessors' called meeting, originally scheduled for 4 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 25, has been canceled due to inclement weather.

The Board of Tax Assessors is the five-member body responsible for the preparation of the annual ta...Read on...

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Posted on: February 10, 2015

Three from Hall Co. Government recognized as Masters of Safety

Three representatives from Hall County Government were honored Tuesday morning at the First Annual Masters of Safety Awards Ceremony & Forum at Featherbone Communiversity.

Hall County Board of Commissioners Chairman Richard V. Mecum, Hall County 9...Read on...

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Posted on: February 9, 2015

New Juvenile Court Judges sworn into office

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Two new Juvenile Court judges were ceremonially sworn into office in Hall County last week.

Superior Court Judge Kathlene F. Gosselin administered the oath of office to Juvenile Court Judge Robert A. “Bo” Weber, and Superior Court Judge Jason Deal ad...Read on...

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Posted on: February 2, 2015

Tax Commissioner Eden seeks taxpayers for refunds

In a new effort to find and remind taxpayers of unclaimed monies, Hall County Tax Commissioner Darla Eden announced Monday that her office is looking to return thousands of dollars in tax refunds to taxpayers.

Eden’s Accounting Manager Mark Bennett t...Read on...

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Posted on: January 29, 2015

Hall Co. Constitutional Officers announce statewide scholarship

The Constitutional Officers of Hall County - Sheriff Gerald Couch, Clerk of Courts Charles Baker and Tax Commissioner Darla Eden - are pleased to announce a scholarship contest for Georgia high school seniors and current college undergraduates.

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Posted on: January 23, 2015

Positive rabies alert in East Hall

This is to advise that two dogs had contact recently with a rabid skunk in the Grove Street area of east Hall County. The skunk was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab- Virology Section in Decatur. Hall County Animal Control was advised Friday that t...Read on...

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Posted on: January 21, 2015

Tax Commissioner Eden elected to technology council's board

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Hall County Tax Commissioner Darla Eden has recently been elected to the Board of the Tax Commissioners’ Technology Development Council of Georgia, better known as TCTECH. TCTECH was founded in 1999 to provide tax commissioners with a platform to share in...Read on...

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Posted on: January 12, 2015

Positive rabies alert in East Hall

This is to advise that two people had contact recently with a rabid cat in the 5th Street area of east Hall County. The cat was shipped to the Georgia Public Health Lab- Virology Section in Decatur. Hall County Animal Control was advised Monday that the c...Read on...

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Posted on: January 2, 2015

TAVT rate increases with new year

This is a reminder to citizens that the Title Ad Valorem Tax (TAVT) fee rate has increased from 6.75 percent in 2014 to 7 percent in 2015, in accordance with state law that went into effect in 2013, changing the system by which motor vehicles are taxed. ...Read on...

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Posted on: December 30, 2014

Hall County reflects on many accomplishments in 2014

Hall County Government is proud to have accomplished many things in 2014 through the leadership of the Hall County Board of Commissioners and the coordination of Hall County staff. The following represents a sample of those achievements; however, it does...Read on...

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Posted on: December 23, 2014

Hall County C.I. receives grant to combat substance abuse

The Hall County Correctional Institution has been named as a recipient of an Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant by the Criminal Justice Coordinating Council. The $50,000 grant will be used to implement a Residential Substance Abuse Program (RS...Read on...

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Posted on: December 17, 2014

Hall County 911 staff participates in Secret Santa Project

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The staff of Hall County 911 Communications is used to acting as the unsung hero in emergency situations, but this year, they also played the part of Santa Claus for four local families in need.

According the 911 Director Gail Lane, the 911 Center st...Read on...

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Posted on: December 17, 2014

Hall County launches redesigned website

Hall County is launching its redesigned website, which features a more modern, updated design and provides citizens with easier access to County information and services online.

“The new website is designed to be user-friendly for citizens,” said Hall...Read on...

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