Public Works

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The function of the Public Works Department is to provide overall coordination and direction to five separate but cooperating divisions (Engineering, Roads & Bridges, Sanitation, Storm Water, and Clean & Beautiful), and to interact appropriately with various other state, federal, and local agencies.

This Department is responsible for all facets of Road Maintenance and Construction, Engineering and Design, Plan Review and Project Inspection, Solid Waste Collection, and Recycling.

Road Closures & Current Projects


GRATIS ROAD  Resurfacing on Gratis Road from City Of Monroe Limits to Shoal Creek Road is currently in progress.

PADDOCK ROAD   Resurfacing on Paddock Road from Social Circle Jersey Rd to Cul-de-sac will tentatively begin on Monday, June 27, 2022.

Please drive carefully in this area for your safety and the safety of our crews.
Keep in mind that there will be traffic delays in this area. Please watch for pilot cars and flaggers.
If you have any questions, please feel free to call our office. We appreciate your patience during our paving season.

Special Announcements

Georgia Department of Transportation
Request for Feedback
For P.I. No. 0016363
Walton County

The Georgia Department of Transportation (DOT) is placing project information for review and feedback onto an internet platform to allow citizens to review and comment on the proposed project.  We appreciate your participation in this process.  

Georgia DOT has publish information at   related to the proposed roundabout at State Route (SR) 81 and County Road (CR) 29/Ozora Church Road

This project proposes to replace the existing un-signalized intersection at SR 81 and CR 29/Ozora Church Road with a three-legged, hybrid roundabout. There would be no detour required for construction of this project, and construction would take approximately 24 months to complete.

The purpose of this internet posting is to replace an in-person meeting, while allowing the public to review the proposed project, provide feedback, or write in with questions.

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Information:
To request materials in accessible formats for people with disabilities contact the District Planning and Programming Liaison, Michelle “Shelley” Ramey at or 770-533-7245.

Comments will be accepted concerning this project until Wednesday, July 27th. Written statements may be submitted to:       
Mr. Eric Duff
State Environmental Administrator
Georgia Department of Transportation
600 West Peachtree Street, NW – 16th Floor
Atlanta, Georgia 30308


There are currently no Traffic Movement Changes in progress.

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We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause, but know that we are working as quickly and as diligently as possible to make repairs.

We will make updates throughout the process to keep everyone informed of repair notices and when the roads will reopen.

We appreciate your patience as we work to repair the roads and make them safe to travel.

Keep in mind that there will be traffic delays in these areas. Please drive carefully for your safety and the safety of our crews.

If you have any questions, please feel free to call the Public Works Department.