Public Works

Public Works photo David McKee, Public Works Director

25 Justice Way, Suite 2232
Dawsonville, GA 30534

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Office Hours:

Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Road Crew:
Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Road Crew (Seasonal hours ONLY):
Tuesday - Friday 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Transfer Station:
Monday - Saturday 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM


David McKee, Director of Public Works
(706) 344-3500 x42227 phone                                                                                             

Alexa Bruce, Administrative Assistant             
(706) 344-3500 x42232 phone                              

Alexa Bruce

Bryan Young, Storm Water/Project Manager
(706) 344-3500 x42233 phone

GIS Information                              
(706) 344-3501 x42232 or x42233

Public Works Overview

The Dawson County Public Works Department provides quality service to the citizens of Dawson County and its visitors through the management of roads, bridges, and trails. Our goal is to protect our investment in infrastructure and to promote safe, efficient movement of people and vehicles.

The Department of Public Works is working for the residents of Dawson County all year round. To report a non-emergency public works-related problem, such as a pothole or downed street sign, please submit a service request or call the Public Works Department at (706) 344-3500 x 42232. Our staff responds to non-emergency requests during regular business hours.


Live in Dawson County-trying to find out who maintains your road?


 Dawson County Road Map

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Click on the road in question and find out its details.


Roads Department

Eddie Savage, Roads Operations Manager
     Steven Thomas, Field Supervisor
     Gary Millholand, Field Supervisor
     Josh C. Jones, Motor Grader Operator
     Justin Riddle, Senior Equipment Operator
     Jason Hammond, Equipment Operator
     Hunter Sears, Equipment Operator
     Jordan Gaddis, Equipment Operator
     Randall Hudgins, Equipment Operator
     Adam Outz, Equipment Operator
     David Womack, Equipment Operator


Transfer Station

     Mark Cown, Transfer Station Cashier
     Thomas Boyett, Transfer Station Cashier
     Billy Keeton, Community Service Coordinator  
     Josh L Jones, Transfer Station Hauler


Applications & Forms

Driveway Permit Application
Encroachment Application
Right to Enter Agreement


General Information

GDOT: Proposed Road Projects for Dawson County
Snow-Ice Road Plan

Codes and Regulations

Dawson County Road Specifications
Approved Subdivision Regulations September 2010
Driveway Construction and Permitting Ordinance


Title VI Information

As a recipient of federal financial assistance under the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT), the Dawson County Board of Commissioners hereby gives public notice that it is our policy to assure compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987 and related statutes and regulations in all programs and activities.

Any person who believes they have been subject to unlawful discriminatory practices under Title VI has the right to file a formal complaint.  Click here for more information on Title VI.