In January of each year, the Mayor and Council appoint community members to a number of volunteer Boards and Commissions to provide recommendations and input. If you would like to contribute to your community with your talents, interest, or expertise, please submit an application.

Cemetery Committee

  • Oversees the maintenance and preservation of the City cemeteries.
  • Committee meets as needed at the Fellowship Hall at the Social Circle United Methodist Church.

Downtown Development Authority

  • The Downtown Development Authority is created to revitalize and redevelop the central business district.
  • Authority meets every 2nd Thursday of even-numbered months at 9:00 AM in the Welcome Center.

Historic Preservation Commission

  • The City established the Historic Preservation Commission to provide a uniform procedure for use in providing the protection, enhancement, perpetuation, and use of places, districts, sites, buildings, structures, objects, and landscape features having a special historical, cultural, or aesthetic interest or value.
  • Commission meets on the 2nd Tuesday of every month at 6:00 PM in the Community Room.

Library Board

  • The Library is a part of the Azalea Regional Library System.
  • The board meets quarterly in Madison, GA, and as needed at the W H Station Memorial Library.

Planning and Corridor Commission

  • The Planning Commission is established to facilitate coordinated and harmonious development of the City. The Corridor Commission is established to protect and enhance Highway 11 and the North Cherokee Road and South Cherokee Road Corridors as these corridors have direct impacts on places, with special historical, cultural, or aesthetic interests or values.

Social Circle Housing Authority

  • The Authority’s purpose is to provide and manage low-income housing for residents of the City of Social Circle, GA to regulations prescribed by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

Social Circle Development Authority

  • The Social Circle Development Authority is created for the purpose of promoting and assisting economic and industrial development in the City.
  • Authority meets every 2nd Thursday of the month in January, April, July, and October at 10:30 AM in the Conference Room at City Hall.

Social Circle Main Street Commission

  • Focused on the preservation, promotion, and growth of Social Circle’s Downtown Business District.
  • Commission Meets every 2nd Tuesday of the month at 8:00 AM in the Community Room.

Tree Board

  • The Tree Board was created to protect and preserve the trees within the City public spaces and to oversee the protection, preservation, and planting of trees in the new construction as set forth in the Code of Ordinances.
  • Board Meets every 4th Thursday of the month at 6:00 PM in the Community Room.