Polk County Georgia

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Notice Board


    Your locally elected officials (mayors and county commissioners) of Northwest Georgia are required, by state law, to update and create a five-year plan for the region. The Northwest Georgia Regional Council, made up of the region's locally elected officials, is responsible forgathering feedback from the public in order to create a plan that addresses the region's top priorities. By taking this brief survey you can give your community's leaders the input they need to determine the region's needs and how to best address those needs.

    Please click this link to share your important feedback.  Take the Survey!

Employee of the Month

  • April 2019

    We are pleased to announce Mrs. Shayne Green Polk County Employee of the Month for April 2019.

    Shayne is always happy and always helpful to all the girls in the office as well as customers according to Judge Linda Smith. She is always willing to go that extra mile to help everybody!!  Shayne serves as Traffic Clerk and Deputy Clerk in Probate Court and does a great job!!

    We are very proud to recognize Mrs. Shayne Green Employee of the Month for April 2019!


  • Years of Service Recognition

    Pictured Left to Right:
      Michael Cochran, 30 Years Of Service, VFD; Charles Wheeler, 40 Years of Service, VFD; LeeAnn George, 5 Years of Service; Austin Temple, 5 Years of Service, VFD

Splost Projects: Past and Future

Click to see both Past and Future SPLOST Projects!
Polk Splost

Polk County Residents can be notified within minutes of a National Weather Service warning, issued for the following local weather events: 

  • Severe thunderstorms
  • Flash floods
  • Tornados

To receive these notifications, however, you must take a few moments to register an account on the Code Red website (clicking on the link or the Weather Warning icon will open up a new web browser window).

You may also download the CodeRED Mobile Alert app by clicking on the image below:

Polk County Board of Commissioners

  • May Board Of Commissioner's Meetings

    Monday May 6th, 2019 Work Session 5:15 p.m.
    Tuesday May 7th, 2019 Regular Meeting 7:00 p.m.

  • Current Board of Commissioner's Agenda
    Deadline for adding items to the Agenda is 12:00 noon on Tuesday before the work session and regular meeting.


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Polk County
E-Verify Number 154185
Authorization Date 02/15/11