Recent News

There is always something exciting happening in Lumpkin County.  If you want to find out what is going on in here, our Recent News section below will keep you up-to-date on all the relevant information.  Take a moment to browse our recent updates to find out all you need to know.

UNG Student Interns with Development Authority of Lumpkin County

In the summer of 2019, Carlie Tanner, was selected as the Development Authority of Lumpkin County’s first University of North Georgia Communications & Marketing Intern. In this role, Carlie works alongside the Authority’s Executive Director, Rebecca Mincey, and a...

Business Spotlight: Wahoo Docks

Founded in the early 2000s, Wahoo Docks, is a manufacturer of aluminum floating decks. The company originated in Gainesville, Georgia, but expanded to Lumpkin County in 2017. As the leading manufacturer of aluminum docks in North America, Wahoo Docks sells to residential and commercial. 

Adoption of Gateway Corridor Overlay District & Design Guidelines

The Lumpkin County Gateway Corridor Overlay District & Design Guidelines were adopted by the Lumpkin County Board of Commissioners effective January 1, 2020. The purpose of Design Guidelines document is to provide a single design resource for the County and its private partners to develop areas in a uniform, coordinated manner.

Business Spotlight: StruXure Outdoor

StruXure Outdoor began in 2011 with just two people. By 2019, StruXure Outdoor has expanded to two facilities, one in Henderson, Nevada and the other here, in Lumpkin County, Georgia, and employ approximately 80 people.

Business Spotlight: Etowah Meadery and Brewery

Providing Dahlonega with exceptional, award-winning flavors of mead, Etowah Meadery has made its mark within Georgia’s wine country. Not only do they supply the state of Georgia with their unique concoctions, they have managed to make Lumpkin County living just a bit sweeter with their creative enterprise.

Development Authority November Meeting Date Change

The Development Authority of Lumpkin County will hold its regular monthly board meeting this month on Monday, November 18 at 9:00 AM (instead of November 19). The meeting will be in the first floor conference room of the Lumpkin County Administration Building (99...

October 22 Development Authority Meeting Postponed

The Development Authority meeting scheduled for Tuesday, October 22 is currently postponed. It is the Board’s intention the meeting will be rescheduled for another day this week. Once the new date is confirmed, notification will be posted to the website.

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