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  1. Advertisements In Oconee County Weekly Newspapers Tout Referendum 2...Read the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | Patch.com

    Oconee County voters who want to improve the quality of life in the county, enhance the county's infrastructure and spur economic development should vote Yes on Referendum 2 on Nov. 4, according to advertisements in today's edition of both of the county's weekly newspapers. Voting for the referendum will make sales tax revenue go up and property taxes go down, the half-page advertisement in The Oconee Enterprise claims.


  2. Oconee County Attempting To Enforce Sign Ordinance At SR 316 And Connector After Long DelayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Patch.com

    The Oconee County Code Enforcement Office has sent letters to permit holders for signs on three properties at the busy Oconee Connector intersection with SR 316, telling them they have until Nov. 17 to bring their signs into compliance with the county's ordinance. Code Enforcement Officer Paul Smith posted the registered letters on Oct. 17 to Jamie Boswell, owner of Boswell properties, and to two other sign permit holders, pointing out that the county's Unified Development Code prohibits the installation of signs on the right of way of a public road.


  3. Gas Prices in Oconee Mapped: How Low Will It Go?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Patch.com

    The price of gas has fallen 18 cents in the past two weeks, according to Associated Press. The average gas price in Georgia is $2.93 a gallon, according to GasBuddy.com.


  4. BBB Advises: How to Keep Your Credit Cards Safe During the HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Patch.com

    The Better Business Bureau Serving Metro Atlanta, Athens & NE Georgia reminds Oconee consumers that the holidays are a prime target for credit card scammers due to the sheer number of consumers using their credit card to make purchases. Scammers are ready and waiting to take advantage of the increased use and are on the lookout to steal credit card information.


  5. Plans Filed For Gunter Property At Lavista Road With Oconee County Planning DepartmentRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | Patch.com

    Almost six years after the county rezoned 13 plus acres on U.S. 441 north of Watkinsville at Lavista Road, Fred Gunter Property LLC has submitted plans to begin construction of an office complex on the site. The plans call for a single 12,000 square foot building on the southern part of the property, furthest from Lavista Road.


  6. BOE Member Thomas Appointed By Oconee County Commissioners To Industrial Development AuthorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | Patch.com

    Mark Thomas, a businessman and member of the Oconee County Board of Education, got a slot on the county's Industrial Development Authority tonight, but only after two rounds of balloting by the Board of Commissioners. In the end, BOC Chairman Melvin Davis broke the deadlock, casting his support for long-time IDA member Larry Benson, owner of Benson Bakery in Bogart, at the expense of Robin Chasman, a realtor and Tanglebrook subdivision neighbor of Benson.


  7. Oconee Youth Playhouse holds auditions for Beauty & The BeastRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Patch.com

    Oconee Youth Playhouse announces audition for its next production - Beauty & The Beast. Individual singing auditions for high school students and older will be held Wednesday, Oct. 8 from 5:15-6:45 p.m. at Oconee Youth School of Performance, 1050 Jamestown Blvd. in Watkinsville.


  8. Updated Plans Under Review For The Falls Of Oconee Commercial Complex On Old Macon HighwayRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | Patch.com

    The developer of The Falls of Oconee commercial complex on Old Macon Highway just inside the county line has submitted slightly revised preliminary site plans as the project moves through the review process. The Bloomfield Hills, Mich., company turned in the latest plans for the five-building center to house restaurants and small shops on Aug. 29. Those plans have not yet been approved by the Oconee County Planning Department.


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