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SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT PLAN FOR WHITE COUNTY AND THE CITIES OF CLEVELAND AND HELEN

White County and the Cities of Cleveland and Helen, Georgia,
are completing the process to comply with the 1990 State of Georgia Comprehensive Solid Waste Management Act through the development and transmittal of a joint ten (10) year Solid Waste Management Plan update, as required.

A Public Hearing will be held during the Board of Commissioners Meeting on Monday, February 1, 2016 at 4:30 P.M. in the Board Room of the White County Administration Building located at 1235 Helen Hwy Cleveland, GA.

The purpose of the hearing is to present the plan for public comment and to transmit it for review to the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.

Interested citizens are encouraged to attend and provide comments.

A copy of the plan is available for review as a pdf linked below or in the Office of the Planning Director located at 1241 Helen Hwy Suite 220 Cleveland, GA.

WHITE COUNTY SW Comp Plan 2015 Draft


FY 2016 Budget presentation
FY 2016 Approved Budget

WC Multijurisdictional Hazard Mitigation2014 WEB Draft

Animal Control Ordinance As Adopted March 30, 2015.
This Ordinance Will Replace Chapter 10 of the Official Code of White County Georgia in its entirety.
Any questions regarding this ordinance should be directed to Chief Animal Control Officer Pat Cooper at 706-219-2689

Shanda L. Murphy
County Clerk / Director of Human Resources
White County Board of Commissioners

1235 Helen Hwy.
Cleveland, GA 30528
(P) 706-865-2235 (F) 706-865-1324

To better serve our community, many County Offices have moved to new locations.  We apologize for any interruption. Below is a map of county offices and a phone directory should you have any questions.

  • White County Zoning Adopted 04-01-2015
  • LAND USE REGULATION FINAL 04-01-2015
  • For Questions or additional information about land use please contact

    Tom O’Bryant, Director White County Community and Economic Development 1241 Helen Highway, Suite 220 Cleveland, Georgia 30528 (706) 865-6768 

    tobryant@whitecounty.net

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    White County Georgia

    White County, the 123rd of the 159 counties formed in Georgia, was created in 1857 from a part of the original landlot county of Habersham. The county was named for Newton County Representative David T. White, who helped a Habersham representative successfully attain passage of an act creating the new county. [+] More