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Posted on: March 23, 2021

Camden County Seeking Applicants for Board of Tax Assessors

The Camden County Board of Commissioners is seeking qualified applicants to serve on the Camden County Board of Assessors, District 5 Appointment. The Camden County Board of Tax Assessors is a five-member board that is appointed by majority vote of the Ca...

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Courts

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Posted on: May 11, 2021

Fourteenth Order Extending Declaration of Statewide Judicial Emergency

A signed version (PDF) of the order is available.

FOURTEENTH ORDER EXTENDING DECLARATION OF STATEWIDE JUDICIAL EMERGENCY

On March 14, 2020, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Honorable Harold D. Melton, as the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Ge...

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Signed Order (PDF) Courts

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Posted on: May 7, 2021

Camden Residents Encouraged to Take Action during Hurricane Preparedness Week

The National Weather Service (NWS) has declared May 9-15, 2021, to be Hurricane Preparedness Week. Camden County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) urges all Camden County citizens to take time to prepare for the upcoming hurricane season that beg...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: May 5, 2021

$350,000 Disaster Recovery Grant Provides Funding to Update Emergency Plans

At their May 4, 2021, regular meeting, the Camden County Board of Commissioners accepted a $350,000 Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) Planning Grant from the Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA). 

This funding ...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: March 8, 2021

Take Action during Flood Safety Preparedness Week

The Georgia Emergency Management Agency (GEMA) has declared March 8-12, 2021, to be Flood Safety Preparedness Week and Camden County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) urges all Camden County residents to take time to learn about and prepare for the possib...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: January 29, 2021

Take Action during Severe Weather Preparedness Week 2021

The Georgia Emergency Management Agency (GEMA) has declared February 1-5, 2021, to be Severe Weather Preparedness Week and Camden County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) urges all Camden County citizens to take time to learn about possible severe weather...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: December 4, 2020

Take Action during Winter Weather Preparedness Week

December 7-11, 2020, is Winter Weather Preparedness Week and Camden County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) encourages all Camden County citizens to learn how to take proper precautions for possible inclement weather emergencies.

“Although we do...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Emergency Management Agency

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Posted on: May 5, 2021

Green Infrastructure Project Recognized

The University of Georgia (UGA) Cooperative Extension office in Camden County received recognition from Georgia Trend and the UGA Public Service and Outreach Division with a 2021 Four for the Future Award. This award recognizes their partnership with Camd...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Extension Office

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Posted on: April 28, 2021

CCFR Awarded Critical Lifesaving Upgrade From Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation®

Camden County Fire Rescue (CCFR) has been named a 2021 grant recipient by Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation®. Camden County is safer than ever thanks to the Foundation providing important funding in the amount of $16,680. The grant will be u...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Fire Rescue
Posted on: April 27, 2021

New Ambulances Join Camden County Fire Rescue

Camden County Fire Rescue (CCFR) recently received two Custom AEV Type 1 Units. The purchases were approved by the Camden County Board of Commissioners in August 2020 and are the first two of five total new ambulances included in SPLOST VIII. 

“Th...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Fire Rescue
Posted on: December 18, 2020

Camden County Fire Rescue Graduates New Firefighters

The Camden County Board of Commissioners is pleased to announce that seven members of Recruit Class 2020-05 have completed their Basic Firefighter requirements. Ulysses Carswell, Jeremy Griffin, Cody Herrin, Daniel Lalkas, Matthew Liddell, Brett Miller, a...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Fire Rescue

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Posted on: March 15, 2021

Several Camden County Employees Receive Advanced Certifications in Their Fields

The Camden County Board of Commissioners is pleased to announce the recent achievement of certifications by members of the Fleet Services Department and the Solid Waste Authority. Mechanic Brent Goble received two Emergency Vehicle Technician (EVT) certif...

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Posted on: February 25, 2021

Flood Awareness Tool Available for Camden County

A Flood Awareness Tool is now available on the Camden County website to assist users with making educated decisions about potential flooding.

Approximately 35% or 17,000 of Camden County’s residents live within the 100-year floodplain. Three coastal rivers flow through the County, and 50% of the land is classified as wetlands. Camden experiences the effects of sea level rise, storm surge, regul...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Flood Protection
Posted on: January 7, 2021

Camden County Recertified as a Class 6

The Camden County Board of Commissioners is pleased to announce that Camden County received recertification of its current rating as a Class 6 in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) Community Rating System (CRS).

In 2020, Camden County successfully achieved a five-year designation as a Class 6 and the floodplain management activities implemented qualify unincorporated Camden County residents for a 20 percent discount on flood insurance premiums for NFIP policies i...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Flood Protection

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Posted on: May 5, 2021

$350,000 Disaster Recovery Grant Provides Funding to Update Emergency Plans

At their May 4, 2021, regular meeting, the Camden County Board of Commissioners accepted a $350,000 Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) Planning Grant from the Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA). 

This funding ...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Grants
Posted on: April 28, 2021

CCFR Awarded Critical Lifesaving Upgrade From Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation®

Camden County Fire Rescue (CCFR) has been named a 2021 grant recipient by Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation®. Camden County is safer than ever thanks to the Foundation providing important funding in the amount of $16,680. The grant will be used to p...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Grants
Posted on: February 17, 2021

Camden County Receives Grant for Interns

The Camden County Board of Commissioners is pleased to announce that it is a recipient of Georgia County Internship Program (GCIP) funds from the Association of County Commissioners of Georgia (ACCG).

The $4,015.20 grant will assist in funding two interns ...

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Posted on: May 7, 2021

Camden Residents Encouraged to Take Action during Hurricane Preparedness Week

The National Weather Service (NWS) has declared May 9-15, 2021, to be Hurricane Preparedness Week. Camden County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) urges all Camden County citizens to take time to prepare for the upcoming hurricane season that beg...

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Posted on: May 5, 2021

Green Infrastructure Project Recognized

The University of Georgia (UGA) Cooperative Extension office in Camden County received recognition from Georgia Trend and the UGA Public Service and Outreach Division with a 2021 Four for the Future Award. This award recognizes their partnership with Camd...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Home
Posted on: May 5, 2021

$350,000 Disaster Recovery Grant Provides Funding to Update Emergency Plans

At their May 4, 2021, regular meeting, the Camden County Board of Commissioners accepted a $350,000 Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) Planning Grant from the Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA). 

This funding ...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Home
Posted on: April 28, 2021

CCFR Awarded Critical Lifesaving Upgrade From Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation®

Camden County Fire Rescue (CCFR) has been named a 2021 grant recipient by Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation®. Camden County is safer than ever thanks to the Foundation providing important funding in the amount of $16,680. The grant will be u...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Home
Posted on: April 27, 2021

New Ambulances Join Camden County Fire Rescue

Camden County Fire Rescue (CCFR) recently received two Custom AEV Type 1 Units. The purchases were approved by the Camden County Board of Commissioners in August 2020 and are the first two of five total new ambulances included in SPLOST VIII. 

“Th...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Home
Posted on: April 26, 2021

Spaceport Camden Environmental Impact Statement Update

This message provides an update on the status of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Spaceport Camden Environmental Impact Statement (EIS).

The FAA is continuing to develop the Final EIS. As part of that process, the FAA has consulted with Federal an...

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Posted on: April 22, 2021

Camden County Seeking Applicants for Planning Commission

The Camden County Board of County Commissioners is seeking qualified applicants to serve on the Camden County Planning Commission, District 5 Appointment. The Camden County Planning Commission is comprised of five (5) members appointed by the Board of Com...

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Posted on: April 15, 2021

Public Notice: Regional Plan Survey Input Opportunity

Camden County residents are encouraged to participate in the Coastal Regional Commission’s (CRC) Regional Plan Survey to provide input for their 20-year Regional Plan.  

 “This is an excellent opportunity to ensure tha...

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Posted on: April 13, 2021

Public Notice: Increased Construction for Road Paving

Drivers in central Camden County may be impacted by delays associated with the increased construction activity surrounding road paving projects in the Plantation Point Phase II subdivision. Located off of Georgia Highway 110 southwest of the City of Woodb...

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Full Public Notice (PDF) Home

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Posted on: March 26, 2021

Mosquito Spraying Begins April 1st

The Camden County Public Works Department, through new contractor Vector Disease Control International (VDCI), will begin this season’s mosquito spraying in Camden County on Thursday, April 1, 2021. The mission of Mosquito Control is to reduce levels of p...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Mosquito Control

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Posted on: April 22, 2021

Camden County Seeking Applicants for Planning Commission

The Camden County Board of County Commissioners is seeking qualified applicants to serve on the Camden County Planning Commission, District 5 Appointment. The Camden County Planning Commission is comprised of five (5) members appointed by the Board of Com...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Planning & Development
Posted on: April 15, 2021

Public Notice: Regional Plan Survey Input Opportunity

Camden County residents are encouraged to participate in the Coastal Regional Commission’s (CRC) Regional Plan Survey to provide input for their 20-year Regional Plan.  

 “This is an excellent opportunity to ensure that Camden County is w...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Planning & Development
Posted on: February 26, 2021

Planning Staff Obtains ICC Certifications

The Camden County Board of Commissioners is pleased to announce the recent obtainment of International Code Council (ICC) certifications by two members of the Planning & Development Department staff. Building Inspector Ernest “Petie&rdqu...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Planning & Development

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Posted on: April 13, 2021

Public Notice: Increased Construction for Road Paving

Drivers in central Camden County may be impacted by delays associated with the increased construction activity surrounding road paving projects in the Plantation Point Phase II subdivision. Located off of Georgia Highway 110 southwest of the City of Woodb...

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Full Public Notice (PDF) Public Works

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Posted on: March 15, 2021

Several Camden County Employees Receive Advanced Certifications in Their Fields

The Camden County Board of Commissioners is pleased to announce the recent achievement of certifications by members of the Fleet Services Department and the Solid Waste Authority. Mechanic Brent Goble received two Emergency Vehicle Technician (EVT) certif...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Solid Waste

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Posted on: April 26, 2021

Spaceport Camden Environmental Impact Statement Update

This message provides an update on the status of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Spaceport Camden Environmental Impact Statement (EIS).

The FAA is continuing to develop the Final EIS. As part of that process, the FAA has consulted with Federal an...

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Posted on: January 13, 2021

2021-2026-2036 Strategic Plan

2021-2026-2036 Strategic Plan

The Camden County Board of Commissioners adopted the 2021-2026-2036 Strategic Plan and 2021 Action Agenda at their January 12, 2021, regular meeting. The Strategic Plan is a five-year, outcome-based set of goals with specific issues and projects that need...

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2021-2026-2036 Strategic Plan Spotlight
Posted on: January 15, 2021

2020 Annual Report

Camden County 2020 Annual Report

The Camden County Board of Commissioners is pleased to release their 2020 Annual Report. This report summarizes several accomplishments achieved by Camden County government during 2020.

“Even with the obstacles brought by the COVID-19 Pandemic, I...

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2020 Annual Report Spotlight
Posted on: June 9, 2020

Camden County Earns National Achievement Award

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2020 Achievement Award

Camden County, Georgia has been recognized with an Achievement Award from the National Association of Counties (NACo). The awards honor innovative, effective county government programs that strengthen services for residents.

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