Madison County Georgia

Pride in the Past . . . Faith in the Future

Meeting Schedules

The charm and character of Madison County, Georgia makes it the quintessential Southern Community. The Fourth of July Parade in Colbert, the Danielsville Fall Festival and the Comer Christmas Parade are just a few of the events that uphold the rural flavor of the south. The spirit and integrity of Madison County's citizens is apparent in its rich family oriented atmosphere. Being just minutes from Athens, Commerce and Elberton, Madison County has become a comfortable and pleasant suburb for these fast growing cities.  The Madison County Government is making astounding progress to provide the best services and amenities to its citizens and is always working together to build a better Madison County.  

Department Directory

Please select a department below for additional information and services or you can view a list of our departments here. 

We hope you find the information you are looking for but if you have any questions please contact one of our departments directly.  

county seal and Board of Commissioners Information

Board of Commissioners

License plate sample for Tax Commissioner Information

Tax Commissioner

Property Valuation Information

Property Valuation

Building, Zoning and Code Enforcement Information

Building, Zoning &

Code Enforcement

Road Department Information

Road Department

Board of Elections Information

Board of Elections

Clerk of Superior Court Information

Clerk of Court

Magistrate Court Information

Magistrate Court

Probate Court Information

Probate Court

Sheriffs Department Information

Sheriffs Department

911 Center Information

911 Center

Emergency Medical Services Information


Volunteer Fire Departments Information

Volunteer Fire Departments

Coroners Office Information


Senior Center Information

Senior Center

Recreational Department Information

Recreational Department

Food Bank Information

Food Bank

Madison Oglethorpe Animal Shelter Information


Transfer Station and Keep Madison County Beautiful Information

Transfer Station


Industrial Development Building Authority and Water Department

IDBA / Water

City Hall Information

City Halls

Other Departments and resources


2023 Holiday Schedule

Madison County Government will be closed in observance of the following Holidays.

2023 New Year’s HolidayMonday, January 2, 2023 

Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Monday, January 16, 2023

Good Friday: Friday, April 7, 2023

Memorial Day: Monday, May 29, 2023

Independence Day: Monday July 3 & Tuesday July 4, 2023

Labor Day: Monday, September 4, 2023

Veterans Day: Friday, November 10, 2023

Thanksgiving: Thursday November 23 and Friday November 24, 2023

Christmas: Monday December 25 & Tuesday December 26, 2023

New Years Day: Monday January 1, 2024

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