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Posted on: October 20, 2022

Bridge replacement begins on Brown Bridge Road

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Newton County has begun a bridge replacement and realignment project on Brown Bridge Road, also known as County Road 511, over Snapping Shoals Creek.

Trees and brush are being cleared on the right of way off Brown Bridge Road before a new bridge will be bu...

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Posted on: September 7, 2022

Newton, Gwinnett, Rockdale County leaders hold collaborative meeting

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Three county commission chairpersons recently got together with one goal – to sustain and strengthen bonds in public health, mental health and communications. 

Gwinnett County Chairwoman Nicole Hendrickson planted the seeds for the idea ...

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Posted on: October 11, 2022

See SPLOST Story Map

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This interactive story map will allow you to look at capital projects around Newton County funded by the voter-approved Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST). 

You can click on each plot point throughout the County to view the project.&a...

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Posted on: October 11, 2022

Family Connection Community Resources

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Newton County's Family Connection provides a list of available resources in our community to help those in need. 

Go to www.nwtnfamilyconnection.org and search under "resources" for:

  1. A searchable database for everything from a fo...
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Posted on: February 25, 2022

New BOC and BOE District Maps

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Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp signed two bills into law that redraw the district lines for Newton County’s Board of Commissioners and Board of Elections.

The new laws (Board of Commissioners) and Act 370 (Board of Elections) place the districts into ef...

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Posted on: January 4, 2022

Be alerted with CodeRED

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Be notified of an emergency situation with CodeRED.

Newton County is a subscriber to this alert system, providing the alerts to residents for free. Simply sign up at https://public.coderedweb.com/CNE/en-US/BF879E7AA795

CodeRED delivers geo-targeted, time-se...

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Posted on: August 31, 2021

Upper Oconee Watershed Flood Map Revisions

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The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) made revisions to its Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) for the Upper Oconee Watershed. Revisions to these mapping products may affect residents and business owners in unincorporated Newton County and Newborn...

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Posted on: March 11, 2021

Adopt a Mile program

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Any group can help make Newton County a cleaner community by utilizing the County’s Adopt a Mile program.

This program is a great service opportunity for businesses, civic clubs, fraternities, churches, scouts, school groups and families. All tha...

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Posted on: November 22, 2022

Early Voting begins Saturday, runs for seven straight days

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The Newton County Board of Elections has added Saturday, Nov. 26 and Sunday, Nov. 27 for those wishing to vote in-person early for the runoff election. The Saturday and Sunday in-person voting is only at the Turner Lake Location.

In-person advance voting w...

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Posted on: November 15, 2022

BOC's second meeting in November and December cancelled

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The Board of Commissioners voted to cancel the Nov. 15 and Dec. 20 Regular Meetings during its Oct. 18 meeting.

The cancellation is for the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays.

The Board of Commissioners will still have its Dec. 6 meeting.

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Posted on: November 15, 2022

Early Voting for runoff from Nov. 28 - Dec. 2

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Advance in-person voting for the runoff election from the 2022 General Election will take place from Nov. 28 to Dec. 2 in Newton County.

The Newton County Board of Elections and Registration will have two early voting locations available for in-person voti...

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Posted on: November 10, 2022

Commissioner Sanders named to NACo peer-learning group

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District 3 Commissioner Alana Sanders is joining a select group of county elected officials as part of the National Association of Counties’ County Officials advancing Racial Equity (CORE) in Justice Network for their commitment to identifying a...

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Posted on: October 27, 2022

Newton County is updating its Comprehensive Plan

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Newton County is currently updating its Comprehensive Plan to run from 2023-2028 and we need your help.

The Comprehensive Plan serves as a planning and decision-making tool and guide for local government officials, property owners, and community leaders on...

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Posted on: October 20, 2022

Bridge replacement begins on Brown Bridge Road

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Newton County has begun a bridge replacement and realignment project on Brown Bridge Road, also known as County Road 511, over Snapping Shoals Creek.

Trees and brush are being cleared on the right of way off Brown Bridge Road before a new bridge will be bu...

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Posted on: September 7, 2022

Newton, Gwinnett, Rockdale County leaders hold collaborative meeting

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Three county commission chairpersons recently got together with one goal – to sustain and strengthen bonds in public health, mental health and communications. 

Gwinnett County Chairwoman Nicole Hendrickson planted the seeds for the idea of what’s ...

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Posted on: February 25, 2022

New BOC and BOE District Maps

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Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp signed two bills into law that redraw the district lines for Newton County’s Board of Commissioners and Board of Elections.

The new laws (Board of Commissioners) and Act 370 (Board of Elections) place the districts into effect on Ja...

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