Covid-19 Response

covid-19
  1. Offices Closed April 3rd to April 13th

    Offices Closed April 3rd to April 13th Read on...
  2. County Administration Building Closed to Public 3/31/2020

    County Administration Building Closed to Public 3/31/2020 Read on...
  3. TAG RENEWAL EXTENSION

    Tag Renewal Extension... Read on...
View All

Jackson County Board of Commissioners Chairman Tom Crow signed an order March 18, 2020 declaring a Local Emergency due to the Coronavirus(COVID-19) outbreak.  This falls in line with the Presidential and State actions taken declaring this event a national emergency and public health state of emergency. This action is being taken to allow the County to operate as efficiently and effectively as possible in its response to this emergency.  Effective 4/3/2020 Jackson County Government is closing its offices until 4/13/2020 in order to comply with Executive Order From Governor Brian Kemp issued on 4/2/2020.

Essential functions such as Sheriff operations, E911, EMA, EMS, Senior Citizen meals, and Solid Waste transfer station and compactor sites will continue operations throughout this emergency.  Animal Control services will be provided on an emergency basis only.

Facility and Services Status (Last Updated 4/03/2020)

Function/Department

Operation Status & Contact & Services Information

Accounts Payable

Admin Building CLOSED to Public. Call or visit website:
http://www.jacksoncountygov.com/237/Finance    706-367-6313

Addressing

Closed to the public until further notice.

http://www.jacksoncountygov.com/257/Addressing    706-367-8914

Airport Operations

http://www.jacksoncountygov.com/149/Airport    706-367-1493

Animal Control

Running emergency calls only. 

http://www.jacksoncountygov.com/156/Animal-Control    706-367-5480

Animal Shelter

Closed to the public until further notice.

http://www.jacksoncountygov.com/156/Animal-Control    706-367-5480

Building Inspections & Permits

Offices closed to the public until further notice; Inspections still running as normal.
http://www.jacksoncountygov.com/159/Building-Inspections 
https://energovweb.jacksoncoga.gov/EnerGovProd/SelfService#/home

Code Enforcement

Admin Building CLOSED to Public.
http://www.jacksoncountygov.com/178/Code-Compliance    706-367-8935

Conceal Carry Permits

http://www.jacksoncountygov.com/308/Probate-Court    706-387-6275

Clerk of Courts

https://www.jacksoncountygov.com/176/Clerk-of-Courts 706-387-6246

All filing deadlines for cases in Georgia have been postponed through April 13, 2020.
Listed below are the Vendors we use for E recording Real Estate (Deeds, Plats, Liens and UCCs)

Georgia Superior Court Clerks Cooperative Authority *** gsccca.org *** 800-304-5174

Simplifile ** simplifile.com *** 800-460-5657

Epn Recording *** goepn.com *** 888-325-3365

Indecomm *** indecomm.com *** 877-272-5250

Csc *** erecording.com *** 866-652-0111

Bus. License/ Occupational Taxes

Offices closed to the public until further notice;

http://www.jacksoncountygov.com/293/Occupational-Tax-Certificates-Business-L

706-367-5908

Elections & Voter Registration

Offices closed to the public, but Registration Applications and Absentee Ballot Applications in the mail by a request over the phone.

WWW.MVP.SOS.GA.GOV    706-367-6377


Environmental Health

Septic tank permits and restaurant inspections. Only open for inspector office hours M-F 8am-9:30am until further notice. For help email at: jackson.eh@dph.ga.gov

http://www.jacksoncountygov.com/523/Environmental-Health    706-367-3643

Extension Services & 4-H

Offices closed to the public until further notice;  

https://extension.uga.edu/county-offices/jackson.html    706-367-6344

GIS & Mapping

Offices closed to the public until further notice; 

Property Map Requests-> https://qpublic.schneidercorp.com/Application.aspx?App=JacksonCountyGA&Layer=Parcels&PageType=Search

General County Mapping: https://bit.ly/2Yb7YZV

911 Addressing: http://www.jacksoncountygov.com/257/Addressing    706-367-8914

General Mapping Requests: email: jlogan@jacksoncountygov.com    706-367-1877

Health Department

https://publichealthathens.com/wp/clinics/health-departments/jackson-county/
Commerce 706-335-3895 – Jefferson 706-367-5204

Historic Courthouse & Welcome Center

Closed to the public until further notice.

http://www.jacksoncountyhistoriccourthouse.com/    706-387-7685

Human Resources

Admin Building CLOSED to Public. Call or visit website for service.

http://www.jacksoncountygov.com/276/Human-Resources  - 706-367-6316

Juvenile Court

Essential matters only involving delinquency and dependency. 706-387-6371

Keep Jackson County Beautiful

Offices closed to the public until further notice;

http://www.jacksoncountygov.com/409/Keep-Jackson-County-Beautiful    706-367-5680

Magistrate Judge

Open for filings. Civil Filings *** peachcourt.com     706-387-6246

Mental Health

https://www.advantagebhs.org/

Jefferson: (706) 367-5258

Commerce: (706) 335-5379

Probate Court

Call for assistance. Open for filings. No new or renewal weapon permits. Dates extended.

http://www.jacksoncountygov.com/308/Probate-Court    706-387-6275

Parks and Recreation

Closed to the public until further notice.

http://www.jacksonrec.com/    706-367-6350

Property Appraisal

Admin Building CLOSED to Public. Visit website for information.

http://www.jacksoncountygov.com/325/Property-Appraisal - 706-367-6330

Road Department

Office closed to public.
http://www.jacksoncountygov.com/336/Road    706-367-5288

Senior Center

Closed until further notice; meals are currently being delivered to seniors.   

kbranyon@jacksoncountygov.com 706-367-5101

State Court & Solicitor General

Please contact the Solicitor General’s office or the State Court Judge’s office concerning matters dealing with State Court criminal cases. The phone number for the State Court Judge’s office is 706-387-6346. The phone number for the Solicitor General’s office is 706-387-6331.

Superior Court

The Superior Court Judges will address individually assigned cases that they consider necessary and essential to handle. Superior Civil Filings *** peachcourt.com   706-387-6246

Tax Payment & Motor Vehicles

Admin Building CLOSED to Public. Visit website links below for service.
MOTOR VEHICLE WEBSITE: eservices.drives.ga.gov 706-367-6319

PROPERTY TAX WEBSITE: www.jacksoncountygatax.com 706-367-6319

Transit

Transit services not running until further notice.
http://www.jacksoncountygov.com/363/Transit    706-367-5288

Trash/Solid Waste

Transfer station and remote collection site still open under normal hours.
http://www.jacksoncountygov.com/344/Solid-Waste    706-367-5253

Zoning

Offices closed to the public until further notice; For assistance or questions email Toni Harvey at: tharvey@jacksoncountygov.com  

http://www.jacksoncountygov.com/298/Planning-Zoning

Jackson County Georgia Response Plan & Information

OFFICIAL LINKS