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Harris County. Where Growth and Nature Thrive.


We welcome you to visit Harris County’s many recreational opportunities such as Callaway Gardens, F.D. Roosevelt State Park, and Lake Harding. The rural charm of our community, with its strategic location and low tax rate will entice you to stay.

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Commissioners' Office

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Welcome to Harris County’s newly redesigned website. The goal of the site is to keep citizens informed of the actions of our county government. To that end, County Manager Randall Dowling, will maintain a document on the site, “Program of Work,” which will be updated bi-weekly with the status of various programs.

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The Harris County Board of Commissioners adopted the FY 2017-18 annual budget on June 20, 2017 after many public budget work sessions and much deliberation. Even with a 3% reduction in every department’s budget, the county’s property tax rate will need to increase...

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New County Chief Financial Officer

Harris County government welcomes new Chief Financial Officer, Clint Chastain. Mr. Chastain began work with the county’s Finance Department during March 2017 under contract with Severn Trent and has now transferred to full-time employment with the county as of August...

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  • Wed, Aug 30 2017
    Recreation Board
    7:00 pm @ Harris County Community Center, 7509 SR 116, Hamilton, GA 31811

  • Mon, Sep 04 2017
    County Holiday: Offices Closed
    12:00 am @

  • Tue, Sep 05 2017
    Board of Commissioners
    7:00 pm @ Harris County Courthouse, Room 223

  • Thu, Sep 07 2017
    Council of Fire Chiefs
    7:30 pm @ Extension Service Building, 121 N. College Street, Hamilton, GA 31811

  • Tue, Sep 12 2017
    Development Authority
    6:00 pm @ County Administration Building, 104 N. College Street, Hamilton, GA 31811


Agendas / Minutes

Board of Commissioners

Animal Control

Animal Control


Bid Requests, Quotes, and Proposals


Budget & Financial Reports

Code Enforcement

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