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Posted on: March 26, 2020

Local Emergency Order

Oconee County issues Local Emergency Order to go into effect today at 5 PM and continue until 12 PM on April 6, 2020. Visit this link for more information.

Among other items, the order reinforces the actions taken by the Governor in his most recen...

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

New Oconee County COVID-19 regulations

Oconee County issues press release addressing newest COVID-19 regulations per Governor Kemp’s latest Executive Order, which include:
* Ordering those with underlying health conditions to isolate, quarantine, or shelter-in-place,
* Shutting down al...
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Posted on: March 20, 2020

RUOK Program

What is RUOK?

Are You Okay? (RUOK) is a telephone reassurance program that contacts subscribers once each day. It’s a totally FREE service offered to Watkinsville residents. There is no cost at all to any subscriber.

Is RUOK for me?

Do you live in ...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Watkinsville City Hall Closing to Public Access

Watkinsville, Georgia – Effective immediately and until further notice, City Hall will discontinue all public access to City Hall. This is in a continued effort to flatten the curve on the COVID-19 virus and do our part to ensure the health and ...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Garbage services

ATTENTION CITY RESIDENTS: Curbside is still picking up garbage.
As an added precaution, Curbside is asking all residents to spray or clean the handles on their trash cans which their employees must touch when collecting the garbage.
For their part, they are...
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Posted on: March 18, 2020

City Hall Operational Plans (Updated 3.18.20)

Although we have decided for the moment to remain open, we want to protect our employees and the public and act responsibly, so we ask that citizens transact all business either by phone (706-769-5161), email (afarr@cityofwatkinsville.com), or through the...

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Posted on: March 11, 2020

City Update - Significant Accomplishments of 2019

During 2019, the City had many notable accomplishments beyond “normal” day-to-day services. The following is a list of notable accomplishments in City programs/services, plans, and projects over the past calendar year (in random order)...

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Posted on: March 11, 2020

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Public Safety Portal

Find resources for keeping you and your family safe by visiting our new public safety portal.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Structure & Irrigation Permit Notice

No structure or irrigation shall be allowed within any county right-of-way, drainage easement, buffer area, floodplain, or within 25 feet of any state waters without prior approval.

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