Notice of Public Hearing Wednesday, Oct 24, 2018 at 6:00pm at the Union County Fine Arts Center. For more info Click Here

Commissioner’s Office

Location:
65 Courthouse Street, Suite 1
Blairsville, GA 30512
Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00am - 4:30pm
Contact:
Lamar Paris, Sole Commissioner
Phone: (706) 439-6000
Fax: (706) 439-6004
Email: commissioner@uniongov.com
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
Krystal Berry
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

 

Announcements
Notice of Public Hearing Wednesday, Oct 24, 2018 at 6:00pm at the Union County Fine Arts Center. For more info

A Public Hearing will be held on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at the Union County Fine Arts Center located at 926 Panther Overlook, Blairsville, GA.
The purpose of the hearing will be to provide information and answer questions concerning the proposed Target Range to be located on Highway 180 in Union County.
If you are unable to attend, please send your comments via regular mail to 65 Courthouse St., Box 1, Blairsville, GA 30512 or to the email commissioner@uniongov.com.