LaFayette, GA - The Walker County Board of Commissioners, the Governing Authority of Walker County, recently formalized a schedule for its regular public meetings for 2021. Regular meetings will be held on the second and fourth Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the Walker County Courthouse Annex III building, located at 201 S … Continue reading Board of Commissioners Set 2021 Regular Meeting Schedule
The Walker County Board of Commissioners held a special called meeting to elect a Vice Chair and set a schedule for regular meetings in 2021.
LaFayette, GA - Voters can expect to receive an informational mailing from the Walker County Elections Office, as the county prepares to transition to a Board of Commissioners form of government. After working for months to update voter data to make sure every voter is placed in the correct district, Elections officials mailed out 39,723 precinct … Continue reading Walker County Voters to Receive Informational Precinct Cards
The first Board of Commissioners election doesn’t take place until 2020, but the staff at the Walker County Elections Office is already hard at work making sure every voter is placed in the correct district.
Walker County voters overwhelmingly elected to move from a Sole Commissioner form of government to a Board of Commissioners. 80% of votes cast in the November 6, 2018 election favored moving to a board. So, how does this work? In early 2017, the Georgia General Assembly was asked to pass legislation to give the public an official … Continue reading Changing Walker County’s Form of Government