Category: Government

New Laws in Georgia for 2018

By Cale Colby. According to a report published by the Associated Press on Monday, Georgia’s Republican Governor Nathan Deal has signed into law a sweeping revamp to Georgia’s adoption code. Proponents of the measure, which passed the House and Senate…

Worth County Establishes Tree Board

The Mayor and Council of the City of Sylvester recognizes the environmental, social, and economic benefits of trees, by filtering pollutants, providing shade and habitats for animals, creating desirable living and working places, increasing property values, helping control storm water…

Tax Assessor Offers Advice to Property Owners

Worth County Tax Assessor Ben Barbee is asking all Worth County property owners to review, and submit their Taxpayer’s Return of Real Property forms between January 1 and April 1 of 2016. Barbee says returning the property does not mean…

REQUEST FOR BIDS – CORRECTION

  Worth County Board of Commissioners will be accepting sealed bids to thin timber on a 41-acre tract at the Worth County Public Works Department located at 118 Rebecca Drive in Sylvester, Georgia. The successful bidder will clear cut every…