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3644 Highway 42
Locust Grove, Ga 30248
(770) 957-5043

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Located in Henry County Georgia USA

Boards & Commissions

The City Charter provides the Mayor and Council with powers to establish certain Boards, Commissions, and Committees to perform some of the tasks in the administration of the Code of Ordinances. The following Boards are established by the Mayor and City Council of the City of Locust Grove:

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2017 HPC Meetings:

 

Locust Grove Events Committee. As defined in Chapter 14.04 of the Code, this committee is charged with holding special events throughout the year as directed by the Mayor and City Council.

Urban Redevelopment Agency. As defined in Chapter 14.05, this Agency of three (3) members charged with urban redevelopment powers as provided by O.C.G.A. Section 36-61-18 of urban redevelopment law. Currently inactive.

Downtown Development Authority. Ad defined by Chapter 14.02, this Authority is charged with the revitalization of the downtown are of Locust Grove and is comprised of seven members who meet on the first Tuesday of each month at 6:00 PM in City Hall. This agency is the primary agent for Economic Restructuring in the Main Street program of the City. 

DDA Meetings, 2016
DDA Meetings, 2017

Ethics Committee. This committee was established as part of the city's commitment to be a GMA City of Ethics and is comprised of three (3) members to hear any ethics charges as provided in the Ethics Ordinance.

In addition to the boards and commissions established by the Mayor and City Council, a private entity entitled Locust Grove Main Street assists with the design, organization, and promotional functions of the Main Street Program. Locust Grove Main Street is a Nationally accredited, 501c3 approved organization dedicated to the promotion, preservation, and economic revitalization of Locust Grove's Historic Downtown. Main Street strives toward a historic downtown that is beautiful, economically vibrant, and an enjoyable destination for locals and visitor's alike. The Board of Directors meets the second Tuesday of each month at 12:00 PM in Locust Grove City Hall.

Volunteers Needed! The City is currently seeking volunteers for the various events hosted by Main Street, the DDA, and the City as a whole. For further information, please call (770) 692 2320.




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