Development Authority of the Unified Government of Athens-Clarke County
MEMBERS: 7 members
TERM: 4 years – no limit
AUTHORIZING LEGISLATION: Georgia Laws § 36-62-1
Regular meetings: Third Tuesday of February of each year at 10:00 a.m., Athens Area Chamber of Commerce Building, 246 West Hancock Avenue. (Note: The meeting on the third Tuesday of February of each year at 10:00 a.m. constitutes the annual meeting of the Authority)
Special meetings: determined at the time of call.
To attend regular and called meetings of the Authority and to participate in decisions relative to transactions within the power of the Authority as prescribed by applicable law, including financing of projects through the issuance of bonds and other permitted indebtedness, all for the development and promotion of trade, commerce, industry, and employment opportunities for the public good and the general welfare in Athens-Clarke County.
Gustavo Burnum, Chair
METHOD OF APPOINTMENT Mayor and Commission CONTACT:
David Linder, Attorney – Fortson, Bentley and Griffin, P.A. 706-548-1151