To provide direction, planning, and management for county departments which produce educational, leisure, and quality of life services for all county residents. To serve a coordinating and liaison role between the Elections and Voter Registration Department and the Board of Commissioners/County Manager.
The Public Services agency is directly responsible for oversight and general guidance of the Public Library System; the University of Georgia Extension Service; the Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department; and the Senior Services Department. This management responsibility specifically includes ensuring compliance of the departments with Board of Commission policies and ongoing special directives.
Agency duties also include information to the Board on departmental issues and activities; assisting in the formulation of policies to be approved by the Board which govern department operations. The agency also functions as a conduit for information between the Board of Commissioners and the Board of Elections and Voter Registration. Assistance for special operational needs is provided when requested by this board. The agency director is responsible to the County Manager.
Elections and Voter Registration*
Government Service Centers
Keep Cobb Beautiful
*The Public Services Director serves as the liaison between county government and the Board of Elections and Voter Registration