Staying Informed and Getting Involved

This page has links and information about the major news outlets and political organizations in the Barrow County area. If you know of any that have been left out, please feel free to add them to the comments or email them to us.

A Sample Ballot for Upcoming Elections in Georgia can be found at http://vote.ga.gov. (Thanks to georgiabuck for the comment!)

Local Government:

Barrow County Board of Commissioners – Meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month at 7PM at the Barrow County Administration Building (Administrative Annex), 233 E Broad St, Winder, GA.

Auburn City Council– Appears to meet the 1st Thursday of each month at 7PM at the City Council Chambers, 1361 4th Ave., Auburn, GA (unable to find an official statement of meeting times, but this seems consistent with their meeting minutes and upcoming schedule.)

Bethlehem City Council -Meets the 1st Monday of each month at 7PM at Bethlehem City Hall, 750 Manger Ave., Bethlehem, GA.

Braselton Town Council – Meets in voting session on the 2nd Monday of each month at 7 p.m. in the Braselton Police & Municipal Court Building, 5040 Highway 53, Braselton, GA.

Statham City Council – Meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 7 PM at Statham City Hall, 327 Jefferson Street, Statham, GA.

Winder City Council – Meets the 1st Tuesday after the 1st Monday of each month at 6 p.m. at the Winder Community Center, 113 East Athens Street, Winder, GA.

Local News:

WIMO AM 1300 – Local radio station for Winder, Monroe, Bethlehem, and the surrounding area

Barrow County News

Barrow Journal

Local Politics:

Barrow County Democratic Party – Meets the 2nd Monday of each month at 7PM at their new headquarters, 114 E. Midland Avenue, Winder, GA.

Barrow County Republican Party – Meets the 3rd Monday of each month (except December) at 7:30 PM at the Winder Woman’s Club, 15 W. Midland Ave., Winder, GA.

Jefferson Tea Party – Meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 7PM at Mike’s Grill, 30 Sycamore St. (on the square) Jefferson, GA.

Comments
  1. georgiabuck says:

    What is the link to get a copy of the July 31 ballot?

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