Pursuant to OCGA 15-12-81(b) and OCGA 48-5-311, notice is hereby given that the Grand Jury for the July 2016 Term of the Superior Court of Athens-Clarke County, Georgia, is required to make the following appointments or reappointments to the Board of Tax Equalization of Athens-Clarke County:
Regular Member, Alternate Member, Two Additional Alternate Members, to be appointed for a term which shall run from January 1, 2017 through December 31, 2019.
Within the first year after this initial appointment to the Board of Tax Equalization, the member or alternate member shall satisfactorily complete not less than 40 hours of instruction in appraisal and equalization processes and procedures, as prepared and required by the commissioner. The failure of any member or alternate member to fulfill the requirements shall render that member or alternate member ineligible to serve on the board. On or after January 1, 2016, following the completion of each term of office, a member shall, within the first year of reappointment complete no less than twenty (20) hours of continuing education training and thereafter in the term complete annually a continuing education requirement of at least eight (8) hours of instruction in appraisal and equalization procedures, and the failure of any member or alternate member to fulfill this requirement shall render that member or alternate member ineligible to serve on the board.
Interested citizens are encouraged to submit their application to the Appeal Administrator, Beverly Logan, Clerk of Superior Court Athens-Clarke County, 325 E. Washington Street, Room 450, Athens, GA 30601 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than September 12, 2016. The Application can be found at http://www.athensclarkecounty.com/DocumentCenter/View/30825 or www.athensclarkeclerkofcourt.com/legalforms.asp