Underwater Georgia Mortgage Assistance Program

Underwater Georgia Mortgage Assistance Program OWE MORE ON YOUR MORTGAGE THAN YOUR HOME IS WORTH? A new, limited-time, federally funded initiative may be able to help. Underwater Georgia is a new federally funded state program for Georgia homeowners who owe more money on their mortgage than their home is worth. For eligible applicants, the program may be able to…

Raising Money for the Youth Scholarship Fund

Raising Money for the Youth Scholarship Fund Lumpkin County Parks & Recreation is raising money for a Youth Scholarship Fund. This fund will help children who might otherwise be unable to participate in voluntary sports programs. Currently, raffle tickets for a Yeti 65 cooler are being sold. If you’d like to make a donation to the scholarship…

Missing Road Signs

Missing Road Signs Missing road signs can be a big problem. As a matter of fact, someone’s life could depend on it. If a road sign is missing, emergency responders may be delayed when trying to follow directions to a location, so it’s especially important that the County be notified of missing signs. If the…

Power Outage Map Links

Power Outage Map Links <meta http-equiv=”X-Frame-Options” content=”DENY” /> To assist in keeping our citizens informed, we’ve included a new link on the Lumpkin County Government webpage at www.lumpkincounty.gov .  On the right hand side of our page, under “Popular Links” is a “Power Outage Maps Link”. Clicking on this link will give you access to…

Lumpkin County Employees of the Year

Lumpkin County Employees of the Year Each year, in conjunction with the Sunrise Rotary Club, Lumpkin County recognizes an Employee of the Year in three different categories: Emergency Services, Sheriff’s Office, and General County Operations. At Tuesday night’s BOC meeting all three employees were recognized. Please join us in congratulating Chris Maloney, Emergency Services; Noel…

Paper or Plastic?

Paper or Plastic? The answer is both!  If the question has to do with recycling, that is.  Lumpkin County recycling center is located at 1642 Red Oak Flats Road.  There are two offsite convenience locations, one at 1925 HWY 19 N Business and the other at 44 Radar Ridge Road.  All three sites are open…