The White County Board of Commissioners will be accepting applications for the following volunteer board appointments until April 21, 2014. Interested applicants can obtain an application at the Board of Commissioners Office located at 1235 Helen Hwy Cleveland, GA or at www.whitecounty.net/county_commissioners_office/boards.html. For additional information, please contact Shanda Murphy, County Clerk, at 706-865-2235.
White County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors: The appointee (1) must be able to attend meetings on the third Wednesday of each month at 8:00 a.m. at the Chamber Office, have an expertise in business, and be able to be involved with Chamber events. This appointment will be for a two-year term to expire June 30, 2016.
White County DFACS Board: The appointee (1) must be able to attend meetings at the White County DFACS Office the second Tuesday of each month at 1:00 p.m. This appointment will be for a five-year term to expire June 30, 2019.
White County Development Authority: The appointees (3) must attend meetings held on second Tuesdays of every other month at 4:30 P.M. at the Chamber of Commerce Office. The board members should be pro-active in representing White County’s interests in economic development. This appointment will be to fulfill the remainder of a six-year term to expire June 30, 2020.
White County YMCA Board:The appointee (1) must be able to attend meetings on the last Thursday of every other month at 4:30 p.m. at the White County Parks YMCA and will be working to promote and develop programs for the White County YMCA. This appointment will be for a one-year term expiring June 30, 2015.
White County Water Authority Board: The appointees (2), one of whom must represent the Upper Chattahoochee River Soil and Water conservation district, and one of whom must represent the general public of White County, must attend meetings on the second Thursdays at 7:30 A.M. These are 2-year terms and will expire June 30, 2016.
White County Building Authority: The appointee (1) will be for a three (3) year term expiring December 31, 2017 and will represent the White County Board of Commissioners in facilitating public projects of White County on an as needed basis
Region 1 Department of Behavioral Health & Developmental Disabilities Planning: Region One Department of Behavioral Health & Developmental Disabilities (DBHDD) Planning Board: The appointee (1) shall be a consumer of disability services, a family member of a consumer, an advocate of disability services, a local leader, or a business person with an interest in mental health, developmental disabilities, and addictive diseases. The appointee must be able to attend Board meetings on the second Thursday of every other month in Ball Ground, GA 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. The DBHDD Board does provide a millage allowance for attending meetings. This appointment will be to fulfill a three year term to expire June 30, 2017.