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Location:

65 Courthouse Street
Blairsville, GA 30512

Contact Person:

Lamar Paris - Commissioner

Contact Details:

Phone: (706) 439-6000

Fax: (706) 439-6004

Email: commissioner@uniongov.com

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


Office Staff:

Larry Garrett

Email:  ucmanager@uniongov.com

 

Jennifer Queen

Email:  ucexec@uniongov.com

 

Pam Hawkins

Email:  purchasing@uniongov.com

 

Laura Driskell

Email:  ucfinance@uniongov.com

 

Jill Chastain

Email:  accountspayable@uniongov.com

 

Kendra Pruitt

Email:  ucassist@uniongov.com

About:

The Sole Commissioner is the governing authority of the county. The Commissioner sets and approves the budget for all departments and elected officials. He sets the mill rate each year, which provides funds for the operation of the county departments. Union County is one of only 8 counties in the State that operates under a Sole Commissioner type of government. 

The Commissioner is a sworn elected official and governed by the laws of the County of Union, the State of Georgia, and any and all applicable Federal laws. The Commissioner serves a 4-year term, which coincides with the presidential election.

The Commissioner's office is directly responsible for the following departments:

• Building & Development 
• Environmental Enforcement 
• Emergency 911 Dispatch 
• Emergency 911 Mapping 
• Fire Department / Emergency Management 
• Parks & Recreation 
• Road Department 
• Transfer & Recycling 
• County Transportation 

 

PT32.1 2016 Rollback

Questions & Answers from Commissioner Lamar Paris:

 

Questions & Answers for 2015

January 07, 2015
January 14, 2015
January 21, 2015
January 28, 2015

February 04, 2015
February 11, 2015
February, 18, 2015
February 25, 2015

March 04, 2015
March 11, 2015
March 18, 2015

 

 

 

 

Questions & Answers for 2014

January 08, 2014 February 05, 2014       March 05, 2014     
January 15, 2014 February 12, 2014  March 12, 2014
January 23, 2014 February 19, 2014 March 19, 2014
January 30, 2014  February 26, 2014    March 26, 2014

April 02, 2014 May 07, 2014     June 4, 2014
April 09, 2014 May 14, 2014     June 11, 2014
April 16, 2014 May 21, 2014     June 18, 2014
April 23, 2014 May 28, 2014     June 25, 2014

July 02, 2014 August 06, 2014      Sept. 03, 2014
July 09, 2014 August 13, 2014      Sept. 10, 2014
July 16, 2014 August 20, 2014      Sept. 17, 2014
July 23, 2014 August 27, 2014      Sept. 24, 2014

Oct. 01, 2014 Nov. 05, 2014      Dec. 03, 2014
Oct. 08, 2014 Nov. 12, 2014      Dec. 10, 2014
Oct. 15, 2014 Nov. 19, 2014      Dec. 17, 2014
Oct. 22, 2014 Nov. 26, 2014      Dec. 24, 2014
Oct. 29, 2014      Dec. 31, 2014

                

Lamar Paris, Georgia County Government
Georgia Made Georgia Grown
2010 Georgia Trend Article

 

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