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Appointed Boards

Welcome to the Dougherty County Board of Commissioners Appointed Boards Page!

The Board of Commissioners of Dougherty County, Georgia will make appointments to the following listed Boards.  Candidates should submit a letter of interest and/or resume by
5:00 p.m., June 12, 2020 to:

 

            Jawahn Ware, County Clerk

            Dougherty County Commission

            222 Pine Ave Ste 540

            Albany, GA 31701

            jware@dougherty.ga.us

 

JOINT BOARD OF ADJUSTMENTS & APPEALS – One (1) appointment.  The joint appointment will fill an unexpired three-year term ending October 1, 2022.  The Board considers appeals from citizens regarding decisions and/or interpretations of the Building Inspector as it relates to the Southern Standard Building Code.  Applicants should have building industry experience.  The Board meets on an as-needed basis.

AIR CONDITIONING, HEATING, & VENTILATION BOARD – One (1) appointment. The appointment will fill an unexpired one-year term ending December 31, 2020.  The purpose of this Board is to review all matters pertaining to standards for use of air conditioning, heating and ventilation. The Board meets on an as-needed basis.

ALBANY-DOUGHERTY LAND BANK BOARD – One (1) appointment.  The appointment will fill a two-year term ending July 31, 2022.   The purpose of this board is to strategically acquire and dispose of property for the betterment of neighborhoods and the community.  Applicants must have documented experience in subject matters relating to the operation of a Land Bank, this includes but is not limited to real estate, banking, property development, finance and/or accounting. Application must be submitted. Please click here for the application.

ASPIRE Behavioral Health & Developmental Disability Services Board – Two (2) appointments.  The appointments will fill a three-year term ending June 30, 2023.  The purpose of this Board is to provide mental health, developmental disability and addictive diseases services to citizens in an eight-county area.  The Board meets every odd month and on an as-needed basis.  Submission to County Clerk must state the disability area represented.  Click here to view eligibility information

DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY & CHILDREN SERVICES BOARD - Two (2) appointments.  The appointments will fill a five-year term ending June 30, 2025.  The purpose of this Board is to provide financial aid and social services to eligible needy citizens of the county.  Also, to provide funds for emergency assistance, child welfare, pauper burials and food stamp distribution.  The Board meets on an as-needed basis. 

ELECTRICAL BOARD - One (1) appointment.  The appointment will fill an unexpired one-year term ending December 31, 2020. The purpose of this Board is to consider all matters related to electrical installations, including alterations, repairs, and equipment.  The Board meets on an as needed basis.  One (1) appointment must be a Master Electrician, two (2) must be an Electrical Supplier, one (1) must be Professional Engineer and one (1) represents a citizen member.

FLOOD PLAIN MANAGEMENT REVIEW BOARD – One (1) appointment.  The appointment will fill an unexpired three-year term ending December 31, 2021.  The purpose of the Board is to consider variances on structures that are below the required base flood elevation levels.  This Board meets on an as needed basis. The appointment must be an engineer or a land surveyor.

For additional information on appointed boards, commissions and authorities, view our listing here, call the County Clerk's Office at 431-2121 extension 0 or email  jware@dougherty.ga.us

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