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Posted on: May 15, 2019

A Call for Unity

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To Our Community,

As Chairman of Newton County, I have both the task and desire to ensure the success of our community. Absolutely vital to ensuring that success is us being a unified community. I would be negligent in my duties as Chairman of Newton Count...

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Posted on: April 26, 2019

Newton County Older Americans Month

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Newton County Chairman Marcello Banes and Covington Mayor Ronnie Johnston joined together recently to proclaim May Older Americans Month in Newton County and the City of Covington. 

The Chairman and Mayor were joined by members of the Newton Count...

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Hang Tag Office hours change

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Running through May 31, 2019, Fiscal Year 2019 Hang Tags for use of the County Solid Waste Convenience Centers will be on sale at the reduced hours of 8 a.m. to noon at the Newton Historic Courthouse, 1124 Clark Street, Covington.  Fiscal Year 20...

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

Code Red

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Use Code Red for the latest weather updates

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Posted on: February 5, 2019

Newton County unveils its first Strategic Plan

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 Newton County's Planning Team and Department heads have produced the County's first Strategic Plan.

The Newton County government created its first Strategic Plan for the years 2019 through 2022.

In response to the themes identified in the Stakehol...

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Posted on: September 26, 2018

Code Enforcement Complaint

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File an online complaint with the Code Enforcement Department. You can remain anonymous while detailing your issue.

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Posted on: September 26, 2018

Animal Shelter Accepting Donations

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Newton County Animal Control is collecting donations to directly help animals in our shelter.

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Posted on: September 26, 2018

Trash & Recycling

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Newton County offers trash collection convenience centers to its residents in the form of 6 collection centers.

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Posted on: September 26, 2018

Home Meal Delivery

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Home meal delivery is available for all qualified seniors who are 60 and older and live in Newton County.

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