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Posted on: February 17, 2021

Newton County Animal Shelter open to the public

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The Newton County Animal Shelter has reopened to the public, without the use of an appointment, as of Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021.

Adoptions are available Monday through Friday 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the shelter, located on 210 L...

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Posted on: April 14, 2021

Mass Vaccination site opens at Georgia Piedmont Technical College

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Health Department to open the site Monday, April 19 at 8100 Bob Williams Parkway.

The Gwinnett, Newton and Rockdale County Health Departments will open a mass vaccination site in Newton County, located at Georgia Piedmont Technical College, Newton Campus in Building D - 8100 Bob Williams Parkway, Covington on Monday, April 19, 2021. Th...

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Posted on: April 9, 2021

DCA announces Georgia Rental Assistance Program

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GRA can help renters with their past due rent and utilities thanks to the 2021 American Rescue Act.

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The Georgia Department of Community Affairs began administering the State of Georgia Rental Assistance Program (GRA) in early March 2021. GRA can help renters with their past due rent and utilities. Payment will be made di...

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Posted on: March 11, 2021

Adopt a Mile program

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Any group can help make Newton County a cleaner community by utilizing the County’s Adopt a Mile program.

This program is a great service opportunity for businesses, civic clubs, fraternities, churches, scouts, school groups and families. All tha...

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Posted on: March 3, 2021

2021 Proclaimed to celebrate 200 years of Newton County

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Newton County's 200th birthday has been acknowledge by the state and local governments with proclamations throughout the year 2021. Proclamations were read and presented to the Newton County Bicentennial Committee starting with Newton County&...

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Posted on: January 20, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Information

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Find out informatoin about the COVID1-9 vaccine here.

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Posted on: September 26, 2018

Code Enforcement Complaint

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File an online complaint with the Code Enforcement Department. You can remain anonymous while detailing your issue.

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Posted on: September 26, 2018

Animal Services Accepting Donations

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Newton County Animal Services is collecting donations to directly help animals in our shelter.

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Posted on: April 14, 2021

Mass Vaccination site opens at Georgia Piedmont Technical College

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The Gwinnett, Newton and Rockdale County Health Departments will open a mass vaccination site in Newton County, located at Georgia Piedmont Technical College, Newton Campus in Building D - 8100 Bob Williams Parkway, Covington on Monday, April 19, 2021. Th...

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Posted on: April 9, 2021

DCA announces Georgia Rental Assistance Program

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Georgia Rental Assistance Program

The Georgia Department of Community Affairs began administering the State of Georgia Rental Assistance Program (GRA) in early March 2021. GRA can help renters with their past due rent and utilities. Payment will be made di...

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Posted on: April 9, 2021

Newton County seeks public for Transit Master Plan

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The Newton County Department of Transportation is seeking public input through May 9, to inform the county’s first Transit Master Plan (TMP), known as Moving Newton.

The development of the plan is a direct outcome and recommendation of the County...

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Posted on: March 24, 2021

Patient thanks Fire personnel for save

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Newton County Fire Service personnel from Station 1 and an EMS crew went on a special house call Tuesday morning that may not have been possible without their actions just six days earlier.

On March 17, the crew of Engine 1 was on call at Station 1 when a ...

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Posted on: March 4, 2021

Newton County awards contract to build Fire Station No. 4

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The Newton County Board of Commissioners approved a contract to begin construction on Fire Station No. 4 during its Regular Meeting on March 2.

Sunbelt Builders was unanimously approved for a contract of $2,652,155 to build the station located at 1200 Hwy....

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Posted on: March 3, 2021

State Legislator honors Newton County with Proclamation

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State Senator Tonya Anderson read a proclamation to the Newton County Board of Commissioners during its Regular Meeting on March 2 honoring Newton County's Bicentennial Celebration.

Newton County is celebrating its 200th birthday all year long wit...

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Posted on: March 1, 2021

2020-21 Hang tags offered at reduced rate

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The cost of the 2020-21 hang tags will be reduced through the end of the fiscal year, which concludes June 30.

The cost of the hang tags will be $75 starting March 1 for 2020-21 hang tags. These tags will expire on June 30.

The vehicle hang tags for 2021-22...

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Posted on: February 26, 2021

SWMA makes changes to landfill, convenience center fees

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The Newton County Solid Waste Management Authority approved a financial rate plan for the operations of Newton County’s landfill and convenience centers during its meeting Feb. 24.

All new rates will go into place on July 1, 2021.

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Posted on: February 17, 2021

Newton County Animal Shelter open to the public

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The Newton County Animal Shelter has reopened to the public, without the use of an appointment, as of Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021.

Adoptions are available Monday through Friday 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the shelter, located on 210 L...

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Posted on: February 26, 2021

SWMA makes changes to landfill, convenience center fees

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The Newton County Solid Waste Management Authority approved a financial rate plan for the operations of Newton County’s landfill and convenience centers during its meeting Feb. 24.

All new rates will go into place on July 1, 2021.

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

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With the MyAccount feature, you can customize your viewing experience, sign up for notifications, and engage in information you care about.

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

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Newton County Residents may rent specific areas within the community center based on availability. Before an event, the renter must review the rules and regulations stated on the facility rental application.

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

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Welcome to the Newton County Recreation Commission Online. Home of the award-winning Turner Lake Complex. We proudly serve the citizens of Newton County, offering a variety of activities for people of all ages.

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