News and Announcements

Posted on: December 1, 2021

Public Notice: Oakhill Church Road Temporary Closure

On Tuesday December 7, 2021, Oakhill Church Road in extreme southwest Camden County will be temporarily closed to through traffic from 8:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. for cross drain installment. This closure will occur approximately one mile west from the Oakh...

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Posted on: December 1, 2021

Public Notice: Oakhill Church Road Temporary Closure

On Tuesday December 7, 2021, Oakhill Church Road in extreme southwest Camden County will be temporarily closed to through traffic from 8:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. for cross drain installment. This closure will occur approximately one mile west from the Oakh...

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Full Public Notice (PDF) Public Works
Posted on: November 22, 2021

NACo High Performance Leadership Academy - Camden County Graduates Recognized

Five Camden County Department Heads have received a Master Certificate in Leadership as a part of the National Association of Counties (NACo) High Performance Leadership Academy (HPLA). Chief Financial Officer Nancy Clark-Gonzalez, Public Works Director S...

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Posted on: November 22, 2021

NACo High Performance Leadership Academy - Camden County Graduates Recognized

Five Camden County Department Heads have received a Master Certificate in Leadership as a part of the National Association of Counties (NACo) High Performance Leadership Academy (HPLA). Chief Financial Officer Nancy Clark-Gonzalez, Public Works Director S...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Human Resources
Posted on: November 19, 2021

Camden County Seeks Applicants for the Coastal Workforce Development Board

The Camden County Board of  Commissioners is seeking applicants from the hospitality industry to fill one (1) vacancy on the Coastal Workforce Development Board (CWDB) as a County representative. 

The CWDB is a unique group of private/pub...

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Posted on: November 18, 2021

Camden County Awarded Two State Homeland Security Grants

At their November 16, 2021, regular meeting, the Camden County Board of Commissioners accepted two State Homeland Security Program (SHSP) grants totaling $21,710 from the Georgia Emergency Management Agency and Homeland Security Agency (GEMA/HS). ...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: November 18, 2021

Camden County Awarded Two State Homeland Security Grants

At their November 16, 2021, regular meeting, the Camden County Board of Commissioners accepted two State Homeland Security Program (SHSP) grants totaling $21,710 from the Georgia Emergency Management Agency and Homeland Security Agency (GEMA/HS). ...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Grants
Posted on: November 18, 2021

Camden County Awarded Two State Homeland Security Grants

At their November 16, 2021, regular meeting, the Camden County Board of Commissioners accepted two State Homeland Security Program (SHSP) grants totaling $21,710 from the Georgia Emergency Management Agency and Homeland Security Agency (GEMA/HS). ...

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Posted on: November 17, 2021

Camden County Temporarily Pays Ridership Fees

At their November 16, 2021, regular meeting, the Camden County Board of Commissioners approved the request to authorize American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds to temporarily pay ridership fees for the Coastal Regional Coaches in Camden County. 

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Full Press Release (PDF) American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Program
Posted on: November 17, 2021

Camden County Temporarily Pays Ridership Fees

At their November 16, 2021, regular meeting, the Camden County Board of Commissioners approved the request to authorize American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds to temporarily pay ridership fees for the Coastal Regional Coaches in Camden County. 

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Posted on: November 16, 2021

Public Notice: Redistricting Work Underway

Following each decennial Census Camden County must complete a redistricting process to balance the voting districts within our community. Camden County is working with the Georgia General Assembly’s Legislative and Congressional Reapportionment ...

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Posted on: November 16, 2021

Redistricting

Redistricting - New District Maps Coming Soon

Following each decennial Census Camden County must complete a redistricting process to balance the voting districts within our community. Camden County is working with the Georgia General Assembly’s Legislative and Congressional Reapportionment ...

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Posted on: November 9, 2021

Bill Carreira Appointed to Technical Review Committee

At their recent meeting, the Region 10 (Georgia) Regional Planning Committee selected Camden County Radio System Administrator, William (Bill) Carreira to serve on the Technical Review Committee. 

The Planning Commission, under the Georgia Technol...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: November 9, 2021

Bill Carreira Appointed to Technical Review Committee

At their recent meeting, the Region 10 (Georgia) Regional Planning Committee selected Camden County Radio System Administrator, William (Bill) Carreira to serve on the Technical Review Committee. 

The Planning Commission, under the Georgia Technol...

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Posted on: November 4, 2021

Camden County Applies for Funding to Construct New Health Department

At their November 2, 2021, regular meeting, the Camden County Board of Commissioners approved the submittal of a Community Development Block Grant-Coronavirus (CDBG-CV) application for $1 million for the construction of a new health department facility. W...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Grants
Posted on: November 3, 2021

Camden County Applies for First Responders Supplement Grant

At their November 2, 2021, regular meeting, the Camden County Board of Commissioners authorized approval to apply for the Georgia Public Safety Officials and First Responders Supplement Grant distributed by the Georgia Office of Planning and Budget.&n...

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Full Press Release (PDF) American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Program
Posted on: November 3, 2021

Two New Apparatus Added to Camden County Fire Rescue Fleet

At their November 2, 2021, regular meeting, the Camden County Board of Commissioners approved the purchase of an E-ONE 4-door Rescue Pumper and a 3,000-gallon Tanker for Camden County Fire Rescue.  

“These new apparatus will help us better serve C...

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

Public Notice: Solid Waste Hours Update

Beginning Monday, November 1, 2021, Camden County Solid Waste will have new hours at the Camden County Landfills. The Construction and Demolition (C & D) site and the Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) site will be open Monday – Friday from 7:00 a.m. until 5...

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Full Public Notice (PDF) Solid Waste
Posted on: October 19, 2021

Public Notice: Sidewalk Replacement

On Monday, October 25, 2021, crews will begin replacing the sidewalk on Martin Luther King Blvd, from Colerain Road to the City of Kingsland city limits. This work is anticipated to take approximately sixty (60) days, depending on weather conditions.&...

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Full Public Notice (PDF) Public Works
Posted on: October 13, 2021

Camden County Receives Honorable Mentions

The Camden County Board of Commissioners is pleased to announce that it is a recipient of the two Honorable Mentions from the Association of County Commissioners of Georgia (ACCG) 2021 County Excellence Awards Program. Camden County’s Cybersecurity Educat...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: October 13, 2021

Camden County Receives Honorable Mentions

The Camden County Board of Commissioners is pleased to announce that it is a recipient of the two Honorable Mentions from the Association of County Commissioners of Georgia (ACCG) 2021 County Excellence Awards Program. Camden County’s Cybersecurity Educat...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Public Works
Posted on: October 5, 2021

Take Action during Cybersecurity Awareness Month

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month and Camden County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) is joining with the Georgia Emergency Management Agency (GEMA) and the Camden County Chief Information Officer to encourage local citizens to take time to learn m...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: October 4, 2021

Learn the Sounds of Fire Safety during Fire Prevention Week

Camden County Fire Rescue (CCFR) is joining the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) in celebrating October 3-9, 2021, as Fire Prevention Week. This year’s theme is, “Learn the Sounds of Fire Safety.” The campaign works to educate everyone about si...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Fire Rescue
Posted on: September 29, 2021

Phase I Public Safety Radio Project Complete

Phase I of the $3.7 million Public Safety Radio Project is now complete with the removal of the legacy radio tower located near I-95 and Harrietts Bluff Road. Constructed in 1978, the legacy tower was 300 feet tall and no longer needed due to the addition...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: September 15, 2021

Camden County Hires New Deputy Community Rating System and Erosion & Sedimentation Coordinator

Camden County Administrator Steve Howard announces Sarah Long as the new Deputy CRS, E & S Coordinator. In this role, Ms. Long provides technical field investigation, review, and inspections relating to the areas of the National Flood Insurance Progra...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Flood Protection
Posted on: August 30, 2021

Take Action during National Preparedness Month

September is National Preparedness Month and Camden County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) urges all Camden County citizens to take time to prepare for natural disasters and emergencies. With the theme of “Prepare to Protect. Preparing for disasters is ...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: August 25, 2021

Public Notice: Voter Roll Maintenance

The Georgia Secretary of State’s Office is currently undertaking a major voter list maintenance project for all Georgia counties. The Camden County Board of Elections & Registration (BoER) encourages Camden County residents to respond to any correspon...

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Full Public Notice (PDF) Elections & Registration
Posted on: August 17, 2021

Unpaved Road Improvements

Drivers in west central and southwest Camden County may be impacted by future improvements to unpaved roadways in the upcoming months. Earlier this month the Camden County Board of Commissioners approved $300,000 of rock material to apply to approximately...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Public Works
Posted on: August 11, 2021

Hazard Mitigation Plan Approved by FEMA

Camden County and the Cities of Kingsland, St. Marys, and Woodbine are better prepared for disasters with the recent approval of the Multi-Jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan. As a long-term strategy to reduce the community’s vulnerability to natural di...

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

Pentagon Study: Spaceport Camden Needed to Protect Strategic US Interests

A new report commissioned by the Pentagon’s Defense Innovation Unit advises that spaceport access is vital in order for the U.S. to continue to lead in space exploration – a finding that highlights Spaceport Camden’s important role. The report stated, “Ou...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Spaceport Camden
Posted on: July 19, 2021

Camden County Earns National Achievement Award for Saving $300,000 in Insurance Costs

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. 

“I am excited about t...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Human Resources
Posted on: June 21, 2021

Kevin Barkley Elected to Leadership Role

Kevin Barkley, Camden County Senior Director of Solid Waste, has been elected to serve as Vice President of the Solid Waste Association of North America-Georgia (SWANA-Georgia) Chapter.

“We are proud of Kevin’s leadership here in Camden County,” said Count...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Solid Waste
Posted on: June 17, 2021

Spaceport Camden Availability of Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS)

From the Federal Aviation Administration:

The Spaceport Camden Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) is now available on the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) project website. In addition, links to the Final EIS were sent to persons and a...

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Spaceport Camden Environmental Impact Statement Spaceport Camden
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Hurricane Preparedness

Hurricane Preparedness

Atlantic Hurricane Season is from June 1st - November 30th. As a coastal community, it is important that all Camden County residents take steps to plan ahead before tropical weather is projected to affect our area.  The 2021 Camden County Hurrica...

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Hurricane Preparedness Spotlight
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