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Get to Know Pickens

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No minimum, no maximum size on buildings.

Use a variety of building types:

  • site built
  • modular
  • manufactured

Use your preferred exterior building finish and roof pitch – no burdensome decorative regulations.

No plan review needed for houses; others have quick review from building official and fire marshal.

Plant or cut an individual tree when you want: no tree preservation requirement.

Install or take down fence when you want:
no permit needed.

Churches, synagogues, temples and traditional places of worship and contemplation are allowed and welcome.

In Pickens County Georgia, you are allowed to have a variety of animals such as chickens, goats, and others as well as pet dogs & cats on agricultural and residential land. Please review land use intensity districts in chapter 67 of our ordinances for more information.

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A Word from Chairman Stancil

Whether you are here to live, visit, work, or play … I want to welcome you to the virtual home of Pickens County.

Our mission is to provide a transparent local government that SERVES all who are here and to do so in the most efficient way possible.

We believe that Pickens County is the greatest place to call home.

Your Commissioners

Josh Tippens, Kris Stancil, Josh Tatum

Need to Know: Upcoming Elections

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Pickens County Government Calendar

Meeting Schedule
Upcoming Meetings
Holiday Schedule

Meetings held at the Pickens County Administrative Building
1266 E. Church Street, Jasper, GA 30143

Board of Commissioners
Every 1st & 3rd Thursday at 5:30pm
Commissioner’s Conference Room
Suite 168
1266 East Church Street
Jasper, GA 30143

Commissioner’s Work Session
Every 1st & 3rd Thursday at 4:30pm
Commissioner’s Conference Room
Suite 168
1266 East Church Street
Jasper, GA 30143

Board of Elections & Registration
Every 1st Tuesday at 6:30pm
Pickens Room
1266 East Church Street
Jasper, GA 30143

Planning Commission
Every 2nd Monday at 6pm
Commissioner’s Conference Room
Suite 168
1266 East Church Street
Jasper, GA 30143

Airport Authority
Quarterly at 7pm
Conference Room
Suite 149
1266 East Church Street
Jasper, GA 30143

Water Authority Board
Every 3rd Monday at 6pm
Conference Room
Suite 149
1266 East Church Street
Jasper, GA 30143

Board of Tax Assessors
Every 3rd Thursday at 8:30am
Conference Room
Suite 149
1266 East Church Street
Jasper, GA 30143
Call 706-253-8700 to CONFIRM Next Meeting

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Upcoming Meetings

Thursday, Dec 1, 2022
4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Board of Commissioners Work Session
at Pickens County Commissioner’s Conference Room
1266 East Church Street, Suite 168
Jasper, GA 30143
Thursday, Dec 1, 2022
5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Board of Commissioners Meeting
at Pickens County Commissioner’s Conference Room
1266 East Church Street, Suite 168
Jasper, GA 30143
Tuesday, Dec 6, 2022
6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Board of Elections & Registration Meeting
at Pickens Room
1266 East Church Street
Jasper, GA 30143
Monday, Dec 12, 2022
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Planning Commission Meeting
at Pickens Room
1266 East Church Street
Jasper, GA 30143
Thursday, Dec 15, 2022
8:30 am – 9:30 am
Board of Tax Assessors Meeting
at Conference Room – Suite 149
1266 East Church Street
Jasper, GA 30143
Thursday, Dec 15, 2022
4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Board of Commissioners Work Session
at Pickens County Commissioner’s Conference Room
1266 East Church Street, Suite 168
Jasper, GA 30143
Thursday, Dec 15, 2022
5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Board of Commissioners Meeting
at Pickens County Commissioner’s Conference Room
1266 East Church Street, Suite 168
Jasper, GA 30143
Monday, Dec 19, 2022
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Water Authority Board Meeting
at Conference Room – Suite 149
1266 East Church Street
Jasper, GA 30143

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2022

All government offices will be closed on the following days:

Monday, January 3 New Year’s Day
Monday, January 17 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Friday, April 15 State Holiday
Monday, May 30 Memorial Day
Monday, July 4 Independence Day
Monday, September 5 Labor Day
Monday, October 10 Columbus Day
Friday, November 11 Veterans Day
Thursday, November 24 Thanksgiving Day
Friday, November 25 State Holiday
Friday, December 23 State Holiday
Monday, December 26 Christmas Holiday

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