Lumpkin County Commission work session set Tuesday 4 p.m.


DAHLONEGA, Ga. – Planning Director Bruce Georgia will present an update on the draft Gateway Corridor Regulations and Design Guidelines during the Lumpkin County Board of Commissioners work session Tuesday (Nov. 5) at 4 p.m.

County Manager Stan Kelley will read a proclamation designating September as Veterans Suicide Awareness and Prevention Month in Georgia.

Commissioners will consider a recommendation by the Yahoola Creek Reservoir Property Study Committee to contract with Lose Design to create a master plan for useage of the 200 acres surrounding Yahoola Creek/Lake Zwerne that will appeal to a wide range of users. The amount of the contract is $65,000.

Commissioners will also consider a number of resolutions, including:

The 2020 schedule of Board of Commissioners meetings;

The 2020 county holiday schedule;

The 2020 Budget Calendar for the FY 2021 Budget;

Election on the proposed Brunch Bill;

November Surplus Property list;

Contracts to be considered include:

A transfer station lease agreement with Mark Robinson Hauling, Inc.;

A memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Lumpkin County Water and Sewer Authority regarding use of the county fueling station;

Peachtree Recovery Services, Inc.;

Legacy Link Addendum #2 (Senior Center Manager Linda Kirkpatrick)

Lumpkin County’s Title VI/Nondiscrimination Policy with Georgia Department of Transportation;

Transit Operating & Capital Assistance Application;

Other Items to be discussed include:

Tourism Board Bylaws;

Benefield Land Donation;

Window Treatment for the new library;

Signage and Wayfinding;

Dedication plaque for the new library;

Transit special purpose local option sales tax bond.


Fetch Your News is a hyper local news outlet that covers Dawson, Lumpkin, White, Fannin, Gilmer, Pickens, Union, Towns and Murray counties as well as Cherokee County in N.C. FYN attracts 300,000+ page views per month, 3.5 million impressions per month and approximately 15,000 viewers per week on and up to 60,000 Facebook page reach. If you would like to follow up-to-date local events in any of those counties, please visit us at


Leave a comment

Back to Top

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!