The Fayette County Board of Commissioners administrative offices will be CLOSED for business on Wednesday, December 24 through Friday, December 26 during the Christmas Holiday.
All offices will reopen on Monday, December 29 at 8:00 a.m.
Sheriff's Citizen Academy
The Fayette County Sheriff's Office is proud to announce its inaugural Sheriff's Citizen Academy starting January 27, 2015. This Citizens Academy is an exciting 12 week program which is designed to provide citizens with basic information about the law enforcement profession and the daily operations of the Fayette County Sheriff's Office. The ultimate objective is to establish and maintain positive communications and develop partnerships between the community and the Sheriff's Office through training and education. The classes will be held every Tuesday evening for 12 weeks beginning January 27, 2015 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Sheriff's office located at 155 Johnson Avenue.
Topics covered will include:
Field Operations/Officer Survival/Mechanics of Arrest
Criminal investigations/Crime Scene Processing
Traffic laws/Traffic Investigation/DUI Investigations
Internet Crime/Identify Theft
SWAT Team Operations
Laser Shot Video Simulation
Please visit www.fayettesheriff.org to download the application and information packet. Deadline to return an application is January 5, 2015. Register early- class size is limited.
For questions concerning the Sheriff's Citizen Academy, please contact Sgt. Mitch Howard at (770)716-4826.
Construction-Related Traffic Delays
Interchange of SR 138 and I-85 in Union City
Starting December 18, 2014
Beginning Thursday, December 18, 2014 a Contractor will be collecting pavement samples around the I-85 and SR 138 / Jonesboro Road Interchange in Union City (exit 64). The work is expected to last two weeks and will be performed between the hours of 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM. Possible weekend work and the specific completion date are weather dependent.
Drivers should expect delays or consider alternate routes around this Interchange during this time. Please contact Public Works at email@example.com or 770-320-6010 for more information. This is a Georgia Department of Transportation Project (GDOT PI 0007842).
Important Information Provided from the Georgia Forestry
Fayette County Building Permits & Inspections will have exciting changes taking place 9/16/2014. We are implementing our Citizen Access Portal (CAP) and Interactive Voice Response (IVR) system. Please continue to check our department’s web page for additional information.
FAYETTE COUNTY BURN PERMIT PROCESS HAS CHANGED
Effective October 1, 2014, the Fayette County Department of Fire and Emergency Services will change the method by which residents of unincorporated Fayette County, Tyrone, Brooks, and Woolsey will acquire outdoor burn permits. Historically, residents in those areas would call the automated burn permit line to secure a burn permit. As of October 1, that method of acquiring burn permits will no longer be available. The department has developed an online permit process that will quickly allow residents the ability to secure and print a permit that will be valid for the day in which the resident wishes to burn. This permit process does not include those living in the city limits of Fayetteville, and Peachtree City…read more.