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Happy Holidays from Your Georgia Government!

December 23, 2013

State offices will be closed on December 24 and December 25.

Requesting a Proclamation/Commendation from the Governor

January 7, 2014

Requesting a proclamation or a commendation from Gov. Deal contain many similarities. However, there are a few minute differences that might be worth noting.

"First Day Hikes" Kick Off New Year

December 19, 2013

Georgia’s State Parks host ranger-led hikes for all ages.

Getting Mental Health Help

December 16, 2013

Find out how the Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities can help you find mental health services.

Gov. Deal and the Governor’s Office of Workforce Development Implement Veterans Licensure Bill

December 17, 2013

In early December, Governor Deal, the Governor's Office of Workforce Development and the Georgia Secretary of the State's Office announced the implementation of HB 188--a bill that helps recently discharged veterans find employment.

Christmas with the Deals

December 12, 2013

It is officially Christmas in Georgia. The 42-foot tall tree outside of the Governor’s mansion was lit Sunday evening with thousands of Christmas lights, signaling the beginning of the season.

Driver Services Reminds Commercial Drivers of New Certification Requirements

December 10, 2013

A quick reminder from DDS Commissioner Rob Mikell: CDL drivers are required to provide medical information to DDS.

Finding Your County Tax Commissioner

December 5, 2013

Tax commissioners ensure our money is used the proper way. Find out more about your county's tax commissioner/assessor with the Georgia Department of Revenue.

How to Become a Firefighter

December 4, 2013

Enter the field of public service by becoming a firefighter.

Property Tax Deadline December 20

December 2, 2013

It's that time of year again. On December 20, property taxes are due for most Georgia counties. We received the property tax amount on January 1, had until April 1 to file for a property tax return and now it's time to pay.