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This Week in GeorgiaGov:

Voter Registration

October 7, 2013

To be eligible to vote in the November 5 special election, you must register by October 7.

Getting a Passport

October 3, 2013

Applying for a passport requires a little research, but nothing too difficult. The U.S. Postal Service and the U.S. Department of State help to make it a smooth process.

Fall Means Changing Leaves, Or Does It?

October 1, 2013

Will all the rain we got this summer affect the beautiful fall colors we look forward to every October and November?

How Will the Federal Government Shutdown Affect Georgia Government?

October 1, 2013

On Tuesday, Oct. 1, the US Congress announced a partial federal government shutdown. This shutdown will not affect state government operations. The Governor's Office of Planning and Budget explains how Georgia will react to this national stalemate.

Buy Energy Efficient Items Without Sales Tax This Weekend

September 30, 2013

This weekend, select items (such as washing machines, dishwashers or refrigerators) will be sales tax free!

Paying Your Water Bill

September 26, 2013

Because water authorities operate at the local level, contact your city, town or county government to learn how to pay your water bill.

Your State Parks Day

September 24, 2013

Be sure to take advantage of "Your State Parks Day" where you will receive free admission to the state parks and have volunteer opportunities to help keep Georgia beautiful.

Energy Efficient Sales Tax in Two Weeks

September 23, 2013

Mark Oct. 4 through Oct. 6 in your calendar! Georgia will participate in an energy efficient sales tax holiday.

Bicycle Safety

September 19, 2013

Bike safety and knowing bike laws is just as important as learning to balance, pedal and steer.

September 17 Special Elections

September 17, 2013

Be sure to vote today in the special elections!