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Posted on: March 7, 2023

Newton County non-profit grant programs

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In order to support non-profits in the wake of the pandemic, Newton County is using ARPA funding to provide a variety of grant programs.

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  • Non-Profit Assistance Grant
  • Non-Profit Youth Eng...
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Posted on: February 17, 2023

Now accepting applications for youth commissioners

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The Newton County Youth Commission is a unique opportunity for high school students to gain valuable leadership skills while serving their community. But what exactly is a youth commission, and what does it do?

What is a Youth Commission?

A youth commission...

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Posted on: January 6, 2023

Increase in adoptions leads to Surgical Suite at Newton County Animal Services

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NEWTON COUNTY, GA -For the first time in Newton County’s history, spay and neuter surgeries were done at the Newton County Animal Services Shelter, located at 210 Lower River Road Wednesday. Dec. 28.

The surgery itself, first done on recently adopted puppy...

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Posted on: January 3, 2023

Newton County receives Financial Reporting award

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Newton County received the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA).

The award was given to Newton County for its Annual Comprehensive Financial...

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Posted on: October 27, 2022

Newton County is updating its Comprehensive Plan

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Newton County is currently updating its Comprehensive Plan to run from 2023-2028 and we need your help.

The Comprehensive Plan serves as a planning and decision-making tool and guide for local government officials, property owners, and community leaders on...

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