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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Newton County phone numbers and helpful links

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Animal Services

Phone contacts

Animal Services Main - 770-786-9514

Office - 678-625-1374

Online Resources

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Adoption, reclaim and rescue appointments by phone or email –


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Posted on: February 27, 2020

Newton County Government 101 is new educational program

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NEWTON COUNTY, GA - The Newton County Government 101 allows Newton County residents a chance to learn about their local government.

There are a total of six sessions, one a month, beginning in February and ending in July. Each session is on the first Thurs...

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Posted on: February 26, 2020

Department of Public Health Coronavirus health advisory

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ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is working closely with the CDC, and state partners to prepare for a potential outbreak of COVID-19 in the U.S., including Georgia. The goal is to quickly identify cases ...

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Posted on: February 13, 2020

Family Fun Day will be April 25

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The third annual Newton County Family Fun Day returns on April 25, 2020. The free community event will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Legion Field, located at 3173 Mill Street NE, Covington, GA 30014.

Everyone from Newton County is invited to attend the...

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Posted on: January 27, 2020

Solid Waste Authority finishes 2020-23 Strategic Plan

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Newton County Solid Waste Management Authority’s

Strategic Plan

2020 to 2023


Vision Statement:

What We Aspire To Be As A County (Long-Term)

 A financially responsible system wherein citizens reduce, recycle, and dispose of waste in...

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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 Shelter Accepting Donations

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

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Posted on: September 26, 2018

Trash & Recycling

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Newton County offers trash collection convenience centers to its residents in the form of 6 collection centers.

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Posted on: September 26, 2018

Home Meal Delivery

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Home meal delivery is available for all qualified seniors who are 60 and older and live in Newton County.

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