2017 Council Meeting Dates

2017 Council Meeting Dates:

Regular Council meetings are held the first Monday of each month, 6 PM at City Hall. Meetings are open to the public.

January 3, 2017 *Meeting day is Tuesday because Monday, January 2, 2107 is observed New Year's Day holiday.

February 6, 2017

March 6, 2017

April 3, 2017

May 1, 2017

June 5, 2017

July 11, 2017 *Meeting is 2nd Monday of the month because 1st Monday is observed July 4th holiday.

August 7, 2017

September 5, 2017 *Meeting is first Tuesday because of Labor Day.

October 2, 2017

November 6, 2017

December 4, 2017

2017 Work Session Meeting Dates:

Regular Work Session meetings are held on the third Thursday of each month, 4 PM at City Hall. Meetings are open to the public.

January 19, 2017

February 16, 2017

March 16, 2017

April 20, 2017

May 18, 2017

June 15, 2017

July 20, 2017

August 17, 2017

September 21, 2017

October 19, 2017

November 16, 2017

December 21, 2017

Special Called meetings are held as necessary and are advertised to the public in a timely manner.

For more information, please contact the City Clerk, Kimberly Smith.

Dahlonega, Georgia

The City of Dahlonega, the county seat of Lumpkin County, is located in the foothills of the North Georgia mountains, approximately 70 miles north of Atlanta. The population of Dahlonega is estimated to be 5,000. Dahlonega was incorporated December 21, 1833 and was the site of the first major gold rush in the United States. A U.S. Branch Mint minted Half Eagle, Quarter Eagle, the Gold Dollar (72,529) and the Three Dollar Gold here between 1838 and 1861. The University of North Georgia, founded in 1873 in the abandoned Mint Building, was the first state-supported college in Georgia to grant a degree to a woman and is now one of six senior military colleges in the U.S. with a expanding undergraduate and graduate programs.

City of Dahlonega Charter

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City Hall

Vision Statement
To be an open, honest, and responsive city, balancing preservation and growth, and delivering quality services in a fair and equitable manner by being good stewards of Dahlonega’s resources.

Mission Statement
Set in rural Appalachia, Dahlonega is a beautiful, thriving community of historic significance, academic excellence, and military renown. A City of Excellence, Dahlonega provides quality services through ethical leadership and fiscal stability, in full partnership with the people who choose to live, work, and visit.