News and Announcements

Posted on: August 13, 2020

Assessors Office Launches Redesigned Website

The Camden County Board of Assessors are pleased to announce the launch of their redesigned website.

With assistance from Assessors Office staff, www.camdencountymaps.com, was developed by Schneider Geospatial.

“I invite everyone to take an opportunity to visit the site and look around,” said Chief Appraiser Brian Bishop. “We...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Assessors Office
Posted on: August 13, 2020

Assessors Office Launches Redesigned Website

The Camden County Board of Assessors are pleased to announce the launch of their redesigned website.

With assistance from Assessors Office staff, www.camdencountymaps.com, was developed by Schneider Geospatial.

“I invite everyone to take an opportunity to visit the site and look around,” said Chief Appraiser Brian Bishop. “We...

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Posted on: August 11, 2020

Fifth Order Extending Declaration of Statewide Judicial Emergency

Please note: This is a text-only version. See the Fifth Order Extending Declaration of Statewide Judicial Emergency (PDF) for a signed copy.  

FIFTH ORDER EXTENDING DECLARATION OF STATEWIDE JUDICIAL EMERGENCY 

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Courts
Posted on: August 11, 2020

Fifth Order Extending Declaration of Statewide Judicial Emergency

Please note: This is a text-only version. See the Fifth Order Extending Declaration of Statewide Judicial Emergency (PDF) for a signed copy.  

FIFTH ORDER EXTENDING DECLARATION OF STATEWIDE JUDICIAL EMERGENCY 

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Magistrate Court
Posted on: August 11, 2020

Fifth Order Extending Declaration of Statewide Judicial Emergency

Please note: This is a text-only version. See the Fifth Order Extending Declaration of Statewide Judicial Emergency (PDF) for a signed copy.  

FIFTH ORDER EXTENDING DECLARATION OF STATEWIDE JUDICIAL EMERGENCY 

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Probate Court
Posted on: August 11, 2020

Unofficial and Incomplete Election Results for Camden County

For the August 11, 2020 Runoff Election

With 14 of 14 Precincts reporting, the totals below include Absentee and Advance In-Person Voting.

U.S. Representative, 1st District

Joyce Marie Griggs - 659Lisa M. Ring - 624

County Commissioner, District 1

Monica D. McGowan - 168K...

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Elections & Registration
Posted on: August 11, 2020

Unofficial and Incomplete Election Results for Camden County

For the August 11, 2020 Runoff Election

With 0 of 14 Precincts reporting, the totals below are from Absentee and Advance In-Person Voting.

U.S. Representative, 1st District

Joyce Marie Griggs - 473Lisa M. Ring - 460

County Commissioner, District 1

Monica D. McGowan - 99Ke...

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Elections & Registration
Posted on: August 10, 2020

2020 Census Efforts Continue in Camden County

Census Takers will begin working in Camden County on August 11, 2020, as part of the U.S. Census Bureau’s Nonresponse Followup (NRFU).

Camden County residents are strongly encouraged to cooperate with Census Takers and complete the 2020 Census for their household to ensure Camden County is correctly counted at the State and Federal levels.

“Completing the 2020 Census for your ho...

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Posted on: August 7, 2020

New Ambulances to Join Camden County Fire Rescue Fleet

At their August 4, 2020, regular meeting teleconference, the Camden County Board of Commissioners approved the purchase of two Custom AEV Type 1 Units. These are the first two of the five total new ambulances that are included in SPLOST VIII.

“We continue to be thankful to the Board of Commissioners for their support of Camden County Fire Rescue,” said Camden County Fire Rescue Chief Terry Smith. “Their commitment to upgrading our ambulances through SPLOST funds h...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Fire Rescue
Posted on: August 7, 2020

New Ambulances to Join Camden County Fire Rescue Fleet

At their August 4, 2020, regular meeting teleconference, the Camden County Board of Commissioners approved the purchase of two Custom AEV Type 1 Units. These are the first two of the five total new ambulances that are included in SPLOST VIII.

“We continue to be thankful to the Board of Commissioners for their support of Camden County Fire Rescue,” said Camden County Fire Rescue Chief Terry Smith. “Their commitment to upgrading our ambulances through SPLOST funds h...

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Posted on: August 4, 2020

Public Notice: Camden County Tax Commissioner's Office Temporarily Closed

The Camden County Tax Commissioner’s Office will be closed Wednesday, August 5, 2020. It is anticipated for the office to re-open on Thursday, August 6, 2020, at 9:00 a.m.

Camden County taxpayers are strongly encouraged to conduct business online through https://www.camdencountyga.gov/TaxCommissioner. Online services include:   

  • Property tax payments   
  • Mobile home tax payments  &a...
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Posted on: August 4, 2020

Public Notice: Camden County Tax Commissioner's Office Temporarily Closed

The Camden County Tax Commissioner’s Office will be closed Wednesday, August 5, 2020. It is anticipated for the office to re-open on Thursday, August 6, 2020, at 9:00 a.m.

Camden County taxpayers are strongly encouraged to conduct business online through https://www.camdencountyga.gov/TaxCommissioner. Online services include:   

  • Property tax payments   
  • Mobile home tax payments  &a...
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Full Public Notice (PDF) Tax Commissioner
Posted on: August 2, 2020

Public Notice: Potential Impacts from Tropical Storm Isaias

With the impending approach of Tropical Storm Isaias, at this time coastal Camden County is in a Tropical Storm Warning and a Coastal Flood Advisory, along with a risk of Rip Currents.

All residents should remain aware of these threats and understand that forecast track and storm intensity could change. 

Although the Camden County Board of Commissioners issued a State of Emergency for Camden County, this does not require any imm...

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Full Public Notice (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: August 2, 2020

Public Notice: Potential Impacts from Tropical Storm Isaias

With the impending approach of Tropical Storm Isaias, at this time coastal Camden County is in a Tropical Storm Warning and a Coastal Flood Advisory, along with a risk of Rip Currents.

All residents should remain aware of these threats and understand that forecast track and storm intensity could change. 

Although the Camden County Board of Commissioners issued a State of Emergency for Camden County, this does not require any imm...

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Full Public Notice (PDF) Home
Posted on: August 1, 2020

Public Notice: Camden County Declares State of Emergency and Closes Government Offices

The Camden County Board of Commissioners has issued a State of Emergency for Camden County in advance of possible impacts from Hurricane Isaias.

Additionally, Camden County and the Cities of Kingsland, St. Marys, and Woodbine will close government offices and courts for Monday, August 3, 2020.

The National Hurricane Center forecasts Hurricane Isaias will be dangerously close to the Southeastern Reg...

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Full Public Notice (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: August 1, 2020

Public Notice: Camden County Declares State of Emergency and Closes Government Offices

The Camden County Board of Commissioners has issued a State of Emergency for Camden County in advance of possible impacts from Hurricane Isaias.

Additionally, Camden County and the Cities of Kingsland, St. Marys, and Woodbine will close government offices and courts for Monday, August 3, 2020.

The National Hurricane Center forecasts Hurricane Isaias will be dangerously close to the Southeastern Reg...

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Full Public Notice (PDF) Home
Posted on: August 1, 2020

State of Emergency

Please note this is a text only version. Please view the Signed State of Emergency Declaration (PDF) for a signed version.

STATE OF EMERGENCY DECLARATION

BY THE CHAIRMAN:

WHEREAS:     Camden County, Georgia is experiencing an event...

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Signed State of Emergency Declaration (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: July 31, 2020

Public Notice: Continue to Monitor Changes to Hurricane Isaias Forecast

Camden County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) is continuing to carefully monitoring the still-changing track of Hurricane Isaias for impacts to Camden County.

All citizens are urged to remain actively engaged by following Camden County EMA for updates regarding the storm. A shift in the storm’s forecast track could necessitate changes quick action from citizens.

Additionally, all Camden County resident...

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Full Public Notice (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: July 31, 2020

Public Notice: Continue to Monitor Changes to Hurricane Isaias Forecast

Camden County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) is continuing to carefully monitoring the still-changing track of Hurricane Isaias for impacts to Camden County.

All citizens are urged to remain actively engaged by following Camden County EMA for updates regarding the storm. A shift in the storm’s forecast track could necessitate changes quick action from citizens.

Additionally, all Camden County resident...

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Posted on: July 30, 2020

Camden County’s Tarboro Community Receives Over $670,000 in Improvements

The Camden County Board of Commissioners have completed upgrades to a new parking lot for the Mary B. Smart Park located on New Post Road in the Tarboro area of northwestern Camden County.

This follows the construction of the new Firehouse 18 that opened in September 2019.

“We are so happy to complete this parking lot for Tarboro residents and are thankful for their patience during this period of construction and upgrades,&rdqu...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Fire Rescue
Posted on: July 30, 2020

Camden County’s Tarboro Community Receives Over $670,000 in Improvements

The Camden County Board of Commissioners have completed upgrades to a new parking lot for the Mary B. Smart Park located on New Post Road in the Tarboro area of northwestern Camden County.

This follows the construction of the new Firehouse 18 that opened in September 2019.

“We are so happy to complete this parking lot for Tarboro residents and are thankful for their patience during this period of construction and upgrades,&rdqu...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Home
Posted on: July 30, 2020

Public Notice: Camden County Residents Encouraged to Monitor Tropical Storm Isaias

Camden County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) is carefully monitoring the still-changing track of Tropical Storm Isaias for impacts to Camden County.

All citizens are encouraged to remain actively engaged by following Camden County EMA for updates regarding the storm. The details of the storm’s forecast are changing and at this time it is still too soon to determine the magnitude and location...

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Full Public Notice (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: July 30, 2020

Public Notice: Camden County Residents Encouraged to Monitor Tropical Storm Isaias

Camden County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) is carefully monitoring the still-changing track of Tropical Storm Isaias for impacts to Camden County.

All citizens are encouraged to remain actively engaged by following Camden County EMA for updates regarding the storm. The details of the storm’s forecast are changing and at this time it is still too soon to determine the magnitude and location...

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Posted on: July 29, 2020

Public Notice: Colesburg Tompkins Road Temporary Closure

On Friday, July 31, 2020, Colesburg Tompkins Road will be temporarily closed to through traffic for cross pipe replacement.

This temporary closure will take place approximately 7/10 of a mile east from intersection of GA Hwy 110, between addresses 4392 and 4030, from 8:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. An alternative route is available by utilizing US Highway 17 to access Colesburg Tomp...

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Full Public Notice (PDF) Home
Posted on: July 24, 2020

Camden County Residents Asked to Push for Census Completion

All Camden County residents are strongly encouraged to complete the 2020 Census for their household as part of the 2020 Census Push for Georgia campaign.

Nonresponse followup (NRFU) begins no later than August 11, 2020, and U.S. Census Bureau workers will begin visiting individual homes to assist with completion of the 2020 Census.

“This is a wonderful opportunity for Camden County residents to gi...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Home
Posted on: July 23, 2020

Improved Firefighting Equipment Returning to Little Cumberland Island

Camden County and other partners work together to return updated firefighting equipment to Little Cumberland Island.

Recently Camden County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) and Camden County Fire Rescue (CCFR) joined with the Georgia Forestry Commission (GFC) to provide enhanced firefighting capability on Little Cumberland Island through updates to an existing water bu...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: July 23, 2020

Improved Firefighting Equipment Returning to Little Cumberland Island

Camden County and other partners work together to return updated firefighting equipment to Little Cumberland Island.

Recently Camden County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) and Camden County Fire Rescue (CCFR) joined with the Georgia Forestry Commission (GFC) to provide enhanced firefighting capability on Little Cumberland Island through updates to an existing water bu...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Fire Rescue
Posted on: July 23, 2020

Improved Firefighting Equipment Returning to Little Cumberland Island

Camden County and other partners work together to return updated firefighting equipment to Little Cumberland Island.

Recently Camden County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) and Camden County Fire Rescue (CCFR) joined with the Georgia Forestry Commission (GFC) to provide enhanced firefighting capability on Little Cumberland Island through updates to an existing water bu...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Home
Posted on: July 21, 2020

Commissioner Lannie Brant Appointed to ACCG Leadership Role

District 1 Commissioner Appointed to Chair of the ACCG Natural Resources & the Environment Policy Committee

The Association of County Commissioners of Georgia (ACCG) recently appointed District 1 Commissioner Lannie Brant as chair of the Natural Resources and the Environment Policy Committee for the 2020-2021 policy year. 

“I am very excited t...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Home
Posted on: July 16, 2020

Two Former Interns Join Camden County Government

Madison Cameron and Ian Maxwell previously served the Camden County Board of Commissioners as interns through the Georgia County Internship Program (GCIP). This summer both have returned to work for Camden County as full-time employees.

“Over the years many bright and thoughtful local students have served our community as interns through GCIP,” said Camden County Administrator Steve Howard. “We were fortunate to have opportunities for these talented individu...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Home
Posted on: July 15, 2020

Online Self-Scheduling Now Available for COVID-19 Testing at the Camden County Health Department

You can now schedule an appointment online for COVID-19 testing at the Camden County Health Department. Simply go online to access a self-service portal, take a brief screening questionnaire, and book your appointment for testing.

 The self-service portal can be accessed through a link at gachd.org/covidtest.

“We want to make the scheduling process as easy as possible,” said Dr. Lawton Davis, Health Director of the Coastal Health District. “If ...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Public Health
Posted on: July 14, 2020

Public Notice: Camden County Residents Urged to Wear Facemasks

All Camden County residents are urged to wear facemasks to slow the spread of COVID-19 in our community.

Entrance to specified local government buildings may require a facemask. Residents are encouraged to use online or telephone services before visiting an office in-person.

Additionally, all Camden County residents are strongly encouraged to follow recommend...

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Full Public Notice (PDF) Home
Posted on: July 14, 2020

Public Notice: Camden County Residents Urged to Wear Facemasks

All Camden County residents are urged to wear facemasks to slow the spread of COVID-19 in our community.

Entrance to specified local government buildings may require a facemask. Residents are encouraged to use online or telephone services before visiting an office in-person.

Additionally, all Camden County residents are strongly encouraged to follow recommend...

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Full Public Notice (PDF) Public Health
Posted on: July 10, 2020

Fourth Order Extending Declaration of Statewide Judicial Emergency

Please note: This is a text-only version. See the Fourth Order Extending Declaration of Statewide Judicial Emergency (PDF) for a signed copy. 

FOURTH ORDER EXTENDING DECLARATION OF STATEWIDE JUDICIAL EMERGENCY

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Courts
Posted on: July 10, 2020

Fourth Order Extending Declaration of Statewide Judicial Emergency

Please note: This is a text-only version. See the Fourth Order Extending Declaration of Statewide Judicial Emergency (PDF) for a signed copy. 

FOURTH ORDER EXTENDING DECLARATION OF STATEWIDE JUDICIAL EMERGENCY

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Magistrate Court
Posted on: July 10, 2020

Fourth Order Extending Declaration of Statewide Judicial Emergency

Please note: This is a text-only version. See the Fourth Order Extending Declaration of Statewide Judicial Emergency (PDF) for a signed copy. 

FOURTH ORDER EXTENDING DECLARATION OF STATEWIDE JUDICIAL EMERGENCY

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Probate Court
Posted on: July 10, 2020

Fourth Order Extending Declaration of Statewide Judicial Emergency

Please note: This is a text-only version. See the Fourth Order Extending Declaration of Statewide Judicial Emergency (PDF) for a signed copy. 

FOURTH ORDER EXTENDING DECLARATION OF STATEWIDE JUDICIAL EMERGENCY

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Public Health
Posted on: July 9, 2020

COVID-19 Testing in Camden Co. Expands; Appointments Now Available Two Days Each Week

The Camden County Health Department is expanding its COVID-19 testing schedule and will now offer appointments for testing 2 days each week.

Drive-through testing will be available every Tuesday and Thursday morning at the Camden County Health Department at 905 Dilworth Street in St. Marys.

To make an appointment, call 912-230-9744. The call center is open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. &nda...

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Full Notice (PDF) Public Health
Posted on: July 8, 2020

Public Notice: Advance In-Person Voting Opportunities for Runoff Election

The Camden County Board of Elections & Registration (BoER) is pleased to announce two Advance In-Person Voting opportunities before the August 11, 2020 General Primary Runoff Election for Local, State, and Federal Offices.

Advance In-Person Voting

Monday, July 20, 2020 – Friday, August 7, 2020Camden County Annex Building Community Room107 N. Gross Road, Kingsland8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. each weekday

Saturday, August 1, 2020Camden County Annex Building Community Roo...

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Full Public Notice (PDF) Elections & Registration
Posted on: July 2, 2020

Residents Urged to Use Online Services

Camden County residents are urged to utilize online or telephone services when possible due to the continued spread of COVID-19 in our community.

Although county office buildings remain open to the public, many staff members are working remotely at this time to ensure proper social distancing. Beginning Monday, July 6, 2020, anyone entering a Camden County government building is required to wear a ...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Public Health
Posted on: June 15, 2020

Alaska Aerospace Corporation and Camden County Sign MOU

Alaska Aerospace Corporation (AAC), owner and operator of FAA-licensed commercial spaceport, Pacific Spaceport Complex Alaska (PSCA), and Camden County, Georgia have entered a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to work cooperatively on establishing common ...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Spaceport Camden
Posted on: June 15, 2020

Third Order Extending Declaration of Statewide Judicial Emergency

Please note: This is a text-only version. See the Third Order Extending Declaration of Statewide Judicial Emergency (PDF) for a signed copy. 

THIRD ORDER EXTENDING DECLARATION OF STATEWIDE JUDICIAL EMERGENCY

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Courts
Posted on: June 15, 2020

Third Order Extending Declaration of Statewide Judicial Emergency

Please note: This is a text-only version. See the Third Order Extending Declaration of Statewide Judicial Emergency (PDF) for a signed copy. 

THIRD ORDER EXTENDING DECLARATION OF STATEWIDE JUDICIAL EMERGENCY

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Magistrate Court
Posted on: June 15, 2020

Third Order Extending Declaration of Statewide Judicial Emergency

Please note: This is a text-only version. See the Third Order Extending Declaration of Statewide Judicial Emergency (PDF) for a signed copy. 

THIRD ORDER EXTENDING DECLARATION OF STATEWIDE JUDICIAL EMERGENCY

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Public Health
Posted on: June 12, 2020

Camden County Celebrates Waste and Recycling Workers Week

The Camden County Board of Commissioners is joining with the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) Georgia Chapter in celebrating June 14-20, 2020, as Waste and Recycling Workers Week.

This week-long awareness effort is focused on recognizing the contributions of solid waste workers as essential workers.

Joining other counties, municipalities, and organizations across the state, Camden County is working to elevate the status of solid was...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Solid Waste
Posted on: June 9, 2020

Camden County Earns National Achievement Award

National Association of Counties (NACo) Achievement Award Logo

2020 Achievement Award

Camden County, Georgia has been recognized with an Achievement Award from the National Association of Counties (NACo). The awards honor innovative, effective county government programs that strengthen services for residents.

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Full Press Release (PDF) Spotlight
Posted on: June 8, 2020

Camden County Welcomes New Public Works Director

Camden County Administrator, Steve Howard announced today that Shalana McNamee, the District Manager for Georgia, South and North Carolina for DBi Services LLC, has been hired as the new Public Works Director for Camden County.

In this role, Mrs. McNamee will be responsible for duties to include, but are not limited to: the maintenance, repair, and minor construction of the County transportation system, as well as drainage maintenance and management, and the operation of the Fle...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Public Works
Posted on: June 1, 2020

Camden County Emergency Management Agency Releases 2020 Hurricane Guide

Camden County’s Emergency Management Agency (EMA) has released its 2020 Hurricane Guide.

The online guide, available on Camden County’s website at camdencountyga.gov/HurricaneGuide, has information to help local residents prepare for hurricane season. 

As a coastal community, that has recently experienced the effects of hurr...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: June 1, 2020

Hurricane Preparedness

Hurricane Preparedness

Atlantic Hurricane Season is from June 1st - November 30th. As a coastal community, it is important that all Camden County residents take steps to plan ahead before tropical weather is projected to affect our area.  The 2020 Camden County Hurrica...

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Hurricane Preparedness Spotlight
Posted on: May 26, 2020

Camden County Receives Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

The Camden County Board of Commissioners is pleased to announce that it is a recipient of the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for the fifth consecutive year.

This award, presented by the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) of the United States and Canada, recognizes the Camden County Finance & Budget Department’s work on the annual budget for the fiscal year 2019-2020, beginning July 1...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Finance
Posted on: May 11, 2020

Commercial Astronaut Training Facility Eyed for Spaceport Camden

Opifex Global, a provider of aerospace training facilities and Camden County, Georgia have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to explore commercial astronaut training facilities near the proposed Spaceport Camden.

Advised by three former NASA astronauts, Opifex Global utilizes the same quality curriculum, simulators, and training devices that people have come to expect from the space program and adapted them to train commercial astronauts.

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Full Press Release (PDF) Spaceport Camden
Posted on: May 7, 2020

Camden County Receives 2020 County Excellence Award

Camden County Fire Rescue Recruitment/Firefighter Training Program Recognized

The Camden County Board of Commissioners is pleased to announce that it is a recipient of the Association of County Commissioners of Georgia (ACCG) 2020 County Excellence Award for the Camden County Fire Rescue Recruitment/Firefighter Training Program.

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Full Press Release (PDF) Fire Rescue
Posted on: May 4, 2020

Camden County Advances Revised Launch Site Operator License Application

Officials in the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Office of Commercial Space Transportation have indicated to Camden County, Georgia that its revised Launch Site Operator License Application has cleared key milestones.

Specifically, the FAA is no longer requesting any information from Camden County except for those related to 14 CFR §420.15 (environmental) and §420.17 (policy).

“With only environmental review and policy review outstanding, Spa...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Spaceport Camden
Posted on: May 1, 2020

Camden Residents Encouraged to Take Action during Hurricane Preparedness Week

The National Weather Service (NWS) has declared May 3-9, 2020, to be Hurricane Preparedness Week. Camden County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) urges all Camden County citizens to take time to prepare for the upcoming hurricane season beginning June 1.

Colorado State University’s Tropical Meteorology Project anticipates above-normal activity for the 2020 Atlantic Hurricane Season. Although Camden County did not receive widespread damage from last year’s Hurricane Dorian, all citizens...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: April 30, 2020

Public Safety Radio Project Nears Completion

The final phase of the Public Safety Radio Project is proceeding despite extensive delays related to State and Federal permitting, as well as national impact from the COVID-19 Corona Virus.

The Public Safety Radio Communications System includes upgrades to the Camden County E-911 Center along with three new towers and equipment installation at a fourth site with goal of providing county-wide coverage for all public safety radios, including C...

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Full Public Notice (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: April 28, 2020

Investment Group and Camden County Join Forces to Launch Spaceport Camden

“Spaceport Camden is the single most important economic development project in the State of Georgia,” said David Cole of Organic Code Development, LLC and part of a seasoned team on point to bring technology and commerce to Camden County.

“From the very beginning we promised Spaceport Camden would be a public private partnership. Today we are announcing that Camden County intends to make good on that promise,” said Chairman Jimmy Starline.

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Full Press Release (PDF) Spaceport Camden
Posted on: April 27, 2020

Board of Assessors Update

Regarding 2020 Digest Values, Office Operations, Field Reviews, and Assessment Notices

The Camden County Assessors office remains closed to the public for in-person business. Appraisers and administrative staff have been busy processing deed transfers, reviewing property returns, working specialized assessment applications, and assisting ta...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Assessors Office
Posted on: April 22, 2020

Camden County Maintains Class 6 Rating

The Camden County Board of Commissioners is pleased to announce that Camden County will retain its current rating as a Class 6 in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) Community Rating System (CRS).

The floodplain management activities implemented qualify unincorporated Camden County residents for a 20 percent discount on flood insurance premiums for NFIP policies issued or renewed in Special Flood Hazard Areas on or after May 1, 2020. This savings i...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Flood Protection
Posted on: April 13, 2020

Public Notice: May Election Postponed to June 9

Due to the extension of the Public Health State of Emergency, the Statewide General Primary/Presidential Preference Primary Election has been postponed to Tuesday, June 9, 2020.

Throughout this public health crisis, the Camden County Board of Elections & Registration (BoER) has been in contact with the Georgia Secretary of State’s office, advocating for the safety of Camden County voters and poll workers.

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Full Public Notice (PDF) Elections & Registration
Posted on: March 26, 2020

Public Notice: Registered Voters to Receive Absentee Ballot Applications

In an effort to protect the health and safety of local residents, the Board of Elections & Registration (BoER) is supporting Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger in his effort to mail absentee ballot request forms to every Georgia Voter.

This will allow all registered voters to request a mailed ballot for the May 19, 2020 General Primary/Nonpartisan General Election/Special Election and Presidential Preference Primary.

“Secretary Raffensperger has provided a safe and secure optio...

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Full Notice (PDF) Elections & Registration
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Public Notice: Presidential Preference Primary Postponed

At the direction of Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger, the State of Georgia will postpone the March 24, 2020, Presidential Preference Primary.

The Camden County Board of Elections & Registration (BoER) will hold the Presidential Preference Primary with the May 19, 2020 General Primary Election, Nonpartisan General Election, and Special Election.

Advance In-Person (Early) Voting originally sch...

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Full Public Notice (PDF) Elections & Registration
Posted on: March 4, 2020

Camden County Receives Grant for Interns

The Camden County Board of Commissioners is pleased to announce that it is a recipient of Georgia County Internship Program (GCIP) funds from the Association of County Commissioners of Georgia (ACCG).

The $4,015.20 grant will assist in funding two interns for summer 2020. One intern will work for the Camden County Board of Commissioners in Administration and one will work for the Board of Elections & Registration.

“We are thrilled to partn...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Elections & Registration
Posted on: March 4, 2020

Camden County Receives Grant for Interns

The Camden County Board of Commissioners is pleased to announce that it is a recipient of Georgia County Internship Program (GCIP) funds from the Association of County Commissioners of Georgia (ACCG).

The $4,015.20 grant will assist in funding two interns for summer 2020. One intern will work for the Camden County Board of Commissioners in Administration and one will work for the Board of Elections & Registration.

“We are thrilled to partn...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Grants
Posted on: February 27, 2020

Take Action during Flood Safety Preparedness Week

The Georgia Emergency Management Agency (GEMA) has declared March 9-13, 2020, to be Flood Safety Preparedness Week and Camden County Emergency EMA urges all Camden residents to take time to learn about and prepare for the possibility of flood events.

“We want to encourage all Camden County residents to prepare for the possibility of flooding,” said EMA Director Chuck White. “It is important to make plans and determine if flood insurance is needed for your home and propert...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: February 20, 2020

Homestead Exemption Audit

Camden County homeowners are entitled to a property tax exemption. A homestead exemption is available to property owners who own and occupy their residence as of January 1st of each taxable year.

This exemption is only granted on the primary residence and not more than five contiguous acres of land surrounding it.

Additionally, Camden County is one of many Georgia counties that offer a Homestead Valuation Freeze Exemption. When a person is first gr...

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Homestead Exemptions Assessors Office
Posted on: February 20, 2020

Public Notice: March 24, 2020 Presidential Preference Primary Early Voting

The Camden County Board of Elections & Registration is pleased to announce three Advance In-Person Voting opportunities before the March 24, 2020 Presidential Preference Primary.

Advance In-Person Voting

Monday, March 2 – Friday, March 20, 2020Camden County Annex Building Community Room107 N. Gross Road, Kingsland8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. each weekday

Monday, March 9 – Friday, March 20, 2020Board of Elections &am...

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Full Public Notice (PDF) Elections & Registration
Posted on: February 19, 2020

2020-2025-2035 Strategic Plan

Camden County 2020-2025-2035 Strategic Plan

The Camden County Board of Commissioners unanimously adopted the 2020-2025-2035 Strategic Plan and 2020 Action Agenda at their February 18th regular meeting. The Strategic Plan is a five-year, outcome-based set of goals with specific issues and projects t...

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2020-2025-2035 Strategic Plan Spotlight
Posted on: January 14, 2020

2020 Census

Census 2020 Every. One. Counts.

Complete the 2020 Census Online!

Visit https://my2020census.gov to complete the 2020 Census online! If you would prefer, you may complete the 2020 Census by phone by calling 1-844-330-2020

What is the 2020 Census?

The 2020 Census counts e...

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2020 Census Spotlight