Public notices inform citizens of government or government-related activities that affect their everyday lives.
State and federal laws require that information about government activities must be accessible in order for the electorate to make well-informed decisions. For citizens who want to know more about government activities, public notices in newspapers provide this sort of accessibility.
The City of Johns Creek publishes its public notices in the Johns Creek Herald, a weekly print newspaper and the City's approved legal organ. They are also published online in the Herald's listing of Legal Ads and in the home page scroller on this website.
When timing necessitates, Johns Creek public notices are also published in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, a daily print and online publication.
The City Clerk's office is responsible for the placing of Public Notices.
Notice of Property Tax Hearings
The City of Johns Creek announces it is currently in the process of establishing its 2016 millage rate. The City, incorporated in December 1, 2006 has published their Five-Year History of its Tax Digest, Property Revenues and Millage Rate as required.
Before the City of Johns Creek sets the final millage rate for 2016, Georgia law requires a public hearing to be held to allow the public an opportunity to express their opinions. The Public Hearing is scheduled for Monday, August 29, 2016 at 7 p.m. and will be held in the Council Chambers at Johns Creek City Hall which is located at 12000 Findley Road, Suite 300, Johns Creek, Georgia 30097. Action to adopt the final millage rate for 2016 is scheduled to take place during the Council Meeting on August 29, 2016 which begins at 7 p.m.
Please see the following board pages for information about public hearing on current zoning cases: