Cobb County Government


Due to potentially inclement weather, Cobb County Government offices, courts and facilities — including libraries and senior centers — will delay opening until 10 a.m., Wednesday, Jan. 17.

PLEASE NOTE: All Cobb County libraries will be closing at 6:00 pm tonight. All programs and events for tonight are canceled and will be rescheduled if possible. Libraries will reopen tomorrow morning, Wednesday, at 10:00 am as normal.

Chairman Mike Boyce’s town hall scheduled for 9:30-10:30 a.m. at North Cobb Senior Center will still take place.



Staff Reports

For the third consecutive year, Cobb County aquatic staff won the Georgia Recreation and Park Association Lifeguard Competition. In 2009 and 2010, a local team won the competition, but this year Cobb managed to excel even more. Every year, the county sends two teams to the competition and this year the Cobb teams tied as co-champions.

The competition consists of seven events that challenge lifeguards in a variety of skills they use on a day-to-day basis. The events were: swim relay, rescue board relay, capture the flag, team triathlon, written test, critical incident scenario and rescue relay.

For more information on Cobbs Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs department, visit PRCA Home.