EPD Burn Ban Lifted


Burn Ban Lifted

The Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD) open burning ban was in effect for 47 Georgia counties, including Walton Co., from May 1 through September 30.

All outdoor burning of natural vegetative materials is considered open burning and requires a burn permit from the Georgia Forestry Commission (GFC).

You can obtain one by calling or going online. To learn more about open burning in your county call your local GFC office.

Primary: 1-877-OK2-BURN (+1 877-652-2876)

Apply for a permit online at www.gatrees.org

For more information:  https://epd.georgia.gov/air-protection-branch/open-burning-rules-georgia/summer-open-burning-ban


Golf Tournament This Friday, Oct 16


Lions & Lion-Hearted Golf Tournament this Friday, Oct 16

Lions & Lion-Hearted Golf Tournament this Friday, Oct 16, 1pm at The Creek at Hard Labor Golf Course.

We are still recruiting teams and hole sponsors. To join us, simply call the city Welcome Center at 770-464-1866, or show at the course on the day of the event.

We look forward to a fun and exciting tournament with wonderful weather.

It's not too late to sign up, contact Amber McKibben at 770-464-6924, or  amckibben@socialcirclega.gov.




2020 Early Voting


Early Voting in Walton County

Early Voting has been moved from the Walton County Government Building to the Nowell Recreation Center located at 201 W Spring St in Monroe. The Nowell Recreation Center is beside the Library. The hours are 8:30a.m. until 5p.m. Monday through Friday.

There will also be Early Voting in Loganville at Meridian Park, 101 Generation Blvd (Off Highway 81 in Loganville). The hours are 9a.m. until 4p.m. Monday through Friday.
Saturday voting will be October 24, 2020. The hours are 9a.m. until 4p.m. at both locations.

There will be NO Early Voting in Social Circle or Walnut Grove for this election.

For voting questions call: 770-267-1337 or visit the Walton County Elections website.

Walton County Early Voting is for [all] county residents. As a reminder, Social Circle City Transit is available to transport to the Monroe early voting location. We are operating Transit as normal during this time. If you need transportation assistance, call: 770-464-2953