White County Board of Commissioners

Public Notice – Board Opportunities

The White County Board of Commissioners will be accepting applications for the following board appointments until November 29, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. If you are resident of White County and are interested in serving on any of the following boards – you may obtain an application for board appointment at the White County Board of Commissioners Office, 1235 Helen Hwy Cleveland, GA 30528 (706)-865-2235 or at www.whitecounty.net/government/boards-and-authorities.


White County Alcohol Beverage Commission: The appointees (3) must be at least twenty-one (21) years of age, have been a resident of White County for at least one (1) year, not have been convicted under any federal, state, or local law (whether felony or misdemeanor) be qualified to vote in any White County election, in no way may be connected with the sale, storage, distribution or manufacture of alcoholic beverages, and be able to attend periodic meetings in order to review applications for alcohol license within the unincorporated area of White County. The appointment will be for a two- year term to expire January 31, 2021.


White County Planning Commission:The appointees (3) must be able to attend meetings held at 6:00 p.m. at the White County Senior Center on the first (regular meeting) and last (work session) Mondays of each month and other meetings as may be required.The appointee must be able to make decisions based on existing regulations and must be able to participate in the planning of future regulations affecting White County.The appointment will be to fulfill a three-year term to expire December 31, 2021.


White County Board of Assessors: The appointee (1) must successfully complete 40 hours of approved appraisal courses through the Georgia Department of Revenue within six months of appointment and an additional approved 40 hour course within one year of appointment as set out by Georgia Law. Appointee must be able to attend regularly scheduled meetings on the second Wednesday of each month at 9:00 A.M. and also any called meetings throughout the course of the term. The appointee must not be related to a member of the Board of Commissioners in any degree set out by Georgia law. The appointment will be for a three-year term to expire December 31, 2021.


Joint Development Authority of White, Dawson, & Lumpkin Counties: The appointees (4) work in a collaborative effort with the multiple jurisdictions to guide the development of a region. This appointment will be a for a four (4) year term expiring December 21, 2022.

Application for Appointment to Board, Authority or Commission
Application for Appointment to Board, Authority or Commission