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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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County Property Taxes Due by Dec. 20

The county’s property tax bills have been distributed and are due by December 20 at the Tax Commissioner’s Office located in the historic courthouse, 104 N. College Street in Hamilton. Property taxes can be paid in person or online. If paid on-line or by credit card...

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County Purchases New Fire Truck for Ellerslie VFD

A new 2017 Freightliner/Pierce fire truck has been delivered to the Ellerslie Volunteer Fire Department. The new two-door, three-person fire truck has a 1,000-gallon poly tank, a 1,500-gallon per minute pump, and an assortment of hoses and equipment. The $322,000 fire...

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State Route 103 to be Improved

State Route 103 in Northwest Harris County is scheduled to be improved with a new passing lane beginning at Progress Parkway and extending 1.4 miles north to Old West Point Road. Since this is a state route, the Georgia Department of Transportation is coordinating...

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County Begins SPLOST Continuation Plans

Originally posted October 19, this post includes the updated SPLOST-2019 Proposal. The county’s current Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST) will end on March 31, 2019 and the Board of County Commissioners is preparing plans to ask the voters to continue...

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Airport Fencing Bid Request

REQUEST FOR BIDS: AIRPORT PERIMETER SECURITY & WILDLIFE FENCING Sealed bids for the installation of perimeter security and wildlife fencing at the Harris County Airport in Pine Mountain, GA, will be received by Harris County Board of Commissioners in the...

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  • Thu, Nov 23 2017
    County Holiday: Offices Closed
    12:00 am @

  • Fri, Nov 24 2017
    Day After Thanksgiving Holiday
    12:00 am @

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

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

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

  • Wed, Dec 13 2017
    Library Board
    9:00 am @ Harris County Library, 138 N. College Street, Hamilton, GA 31811

  • Thu, Dec 14 2017
    Board of Tax Assessors
    8:30 am @ Harris County Courthouse, Room 120, 102 N. College Street Hamilton, GA 31811

  • Thu, Dec 14 2017
    Airport Committee
    10:00 am @ Harris County Airport, 789 Sky Meadow Drive, Pine Mountain, GA 31822

  • Tue, Dec 19 2017
    Board of Commissioners
    7:00 pm @ Harris County Courthouse, Room 223


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