NEXT BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS MEETINGS, NOTICES:
  • Meriwether BOC Sept. 27, 2016 5:00 p.m. Special Called Meeting
  • Meriwether BOC Sept. 27, 2016 6:00 p.m. Regular Meeting

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WELCOME!

Welcome to Meriwether County, Georgia! Here we love our history and our future. The citizens of Meriwether are proud to have shared our beautiful land and soothing springs with President Franklin Roosevelt, who found inspiration and solace at the Little White House and at Warm Springs. We are equally proud to be bursting with opportunity because of our business-friendly attitude and central location between the metropolitan areas of Atlanta, Macon, and Columbus.

Meriwether County is located in west-central Georgia, where in prerecorded times the Native Americans used its paths for trading routes and its famous springs as a source of healing. With a modern-day population of approximately 21,000, we are big enough to have the resources and amenities you need, blended with small town values.

The government of Meriwether County welcomes you and invites you to explore our website for a comprehensive guide to our departments and services.

And keep up with government and community happenings and upcoming events posted on our What's Going On section and on our Facebook page!

 

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Special Called Meeting set before Tuesday's regular Meriwether Board of Commissioners meeting. For more details see the agenda for the called and regular meetings Sept. 27  posted on our What's Going On page.

Fire District Referendum -- Several information meetings are scheduled to discuss the proposed Meriwether County Fire District referendum that will be on the Nov. 8 ballot. Upcoming meetings are: Sept. 28, TBD, First Baptist Church in Warm Springs; Oct. 2, 6 p.m., Cove Baptist Church in Woodbury; Oct. 6, 7:30 p.m., Lion's Club in Greenville; Oct. 13, 7 p.m., Trinity UMC in Durand; Oct. 20, 6 p.m., Greenville Presbyterian Church; Oct. 20, TBA, Branch Hebron Church in Odessadale. For an overview of the proposal, see our What's Going On page.

Keep Meriwether Beautiful is gearing up for a fall cleanup day scheduled for Sat., Oct. 22. For details contact Jane Fryer, President of the Meriwether County Development Authority. Email: J.Fryer@meriwethercountyga.gov or call 706-672-3467.

Dongwon AutoPart Technology, LLC to add equipment at Meriwether facility -- The Meriwether County Industrial Development Authority has approved the issuance of a Meriwether County Industrial Development Authority Taxable Industrial Development Revenue Bond in an amount of $13,000,000 to pay or reimburse the costs of acquiring and installing additional equipment to be used in their facility in Meriwether Industrial Park. For full details see our What's Going On page.

See photos of the destruction that 19 1/2 inches of rain can cause. Some of the roads pictured in these scenes from some months ago had only been repaired temporarily while the county waited on delivery of materials to make permanent repairs. CLICK HERE.

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