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Bid Request-Road Striping

Harris County is accepting bids for the striping on four (4) roads in Harris County, with all work in accordance with Georgia DOT Standards and Specifications. Bidders must be unconditionally qualified prospective bidders in accordance with the Rules of the Department of Transportation. Project must begin by December 11, 2017, and be completed by March 30, 2018. The bid package, which includes details, bid form, affidavits, and draft contract, follows. Bid must be valid at least 60 days from bid date. Bids shall be sealed, bear the notation “BID: STRIPING 2017″, be addressed to the attention of County Clerk,...

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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 in person, a 2.5% convenience charge is applied. For more information, call the Tax Commissioner’s Office at 706-628-4843. Click to Pay...

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County Updates Fee Schedules

The Board of County Commissioners approved updated fee schedules for many departments during their October 17, 2017 meeting. The updated fee schedules take effect on January 1, 2018 and are listed below: Agricultural Building Rental Airport Alcoholic Beverage Licenses Animal Control Community Center Facility Rental & Memberships Community Development Dept. Building Permits Community Development Dept. Business Licenses Community Development Dept. Planning & Zoning Emergency Medical Services Miscellaneous Public Works Solid Waste Water Works If you have questions or comments, please contact the appropriate...

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County Saves Money on Solid Waste Cost

The county has been using the City of LaGrange to transport and dispose of the county’s solid waste for many years but decided to competitively bid out this service to see if less expensive alternatives were available. After the bidding process concluded, Waste Management and their subsidiary, Waste Away Group of Opelika, AL, was the low bidder at $24.85 per ton. The only other bidder was the City of LaGrange at $37.00 per ton. LaGrange currently charges the county $41.18 per ton. The Board of County Commissioners, during their October 17, 2017 meeting, approved a five-year agreement with Waste...

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Washers

Harris County, Georgia, is accepting bids for two (2) new heavy duty commercial grade rigid mount washers, to include installation, for use at two (2) locations: the Harris County Jail, located at 9825 Georgia Highway 116, and at the Harris County Prison located at 9982 Georgia Highway 116, Hamilton, GA. The bid package, which includes Bid and Minimum Specifications forms, which must be used in submitting a bid, follows. Bids shall be sealed, bear thenotation “BID: WASHERS”, be addressedto the attention of County Clerk, and be received at Harris County Board of Commissioners, 104 North College Street, Post Office...

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Containers

Harris County, Georgia, is accepting bids for two (2) 40 cubic yard Closed Top Octagonal Receiver Containers with one (1) having rear door hinged to open to passenger side, and one (1) having rear door hinged to open to driver side; both to have rear door on panel box hinged to fit a cable-type loading truck in the collection and disposal of household garbage. Bid is to include delivery of containers to the Harris County Transfer Station located at 4070 Barnes Mill Road, Hamilton, Georgia. The bid package, which includes specifications and the bid form, which must be used...

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Meetings & Events

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

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

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