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Posted on: October 11, 2022

See SPLOST Story Map

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This interactive story map will allow you to look at capital projects around Newton County funded by the voter-approved Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST). 

You can click on each plot point throughout the County to view the project.&a...

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Posted on: October 11, 2022

Family Connection Community Resources

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Newton County's Family Connection provides a list of available resources in our community to help those in need. 

Go to and search under "resources" for:

  1. A searchable database for everything from a fo...
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Posted on: February 25, 2022

New BOC and BOE District Maps

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Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp signed two bills into law that redraw the district lines for Newton County’s Board of Commissioners and Board of Elections.

The new laws (Board of Commissioners) and Act 370 (Board of Elections) place the districts into ef...

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Posted on: January 4, 2022

Be alerted with CodeRED

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Be notified of an emergency situation with CodeRED.

Newton County is a subscriber to this alert system, providing the alerts to residents for free. Simply sign up at

CodeRED delivers geo-targeted, time-se...

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Posted on: August 31, 2021

Upper Oconee Watershed Flood Map Revisions

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The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) made revisions to its Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) for the Upper Oconee Watershed. Revisions to these mapping products may affect residents and business owners in unincorporated Newton County and Newborn...

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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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