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Visit the NEW Douglas County Chamber Website

Thank you for visiting the Douglas County Chamber website! We have a new website – for all information on programs, events, community information and more, visit www.douglascountygeorgia.com.

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8th Annual Jobs Fair with Congressman David Scott

As the U.S. Representative for Georgia’s Thirteenth Congressional District, I would like to extend an invitation to your member companies and organizations to participate in my 8th Annual Jobs Fair, which will be held on Friday, April 29, 2011 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Georgia International Convention Center. As a small business [...]

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Week 4 Legislative Update

General Assembly Committees Begin Work While there was little activity this week in moving legislation forward, most committees used this week to assign subcommittee membership, leadership positions and begin hearings on newly introduced legislation.  Almost every bill that is introduced in the House is sent to a subcommittee of the full committee.  The House subcommittees [...]

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Week Two Legislative Update

Week Two Legislative Update January 17-21, 2011   Georgia General Assembly Has Budget Recess Week The second week of every legislative session is reserved for joint House and Senate Appropriations Committee budget hearings.  No legislative days from the 40 day legislative calendar were expended this week.  The heads of every department in state government made [...]

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Morgan Joins DC Chamber Chairman’s Club & Begins Term as

The Douglas County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce its newest member of the 2011 Chairman’s Club: Steve Morgan, Financial Advisor at United Community Advisory Services.  Morgan is also the new Chairman of the Douglas County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.  After completion of his Masters Degree in Economics at the University of [...]

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Weekly Legislative Update

Weekly Legislative Update – brought to your courtesy of the Chamber Government Affairs Committee!!! January 10-14, 2011 / Week One   Georgia General Assembly Convenes The first week of the 2011 legislative session, albeit 2 days, is now history.  Here are some of the highlights of last week’s activities. New Governor, Constitutional Officers and Legislators [...]

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2011-2012 Leadership Douglas Applications now available!

The Douglas County Chamber of Commerce is now accepting applications for the 2011-2012 class of Leadership Douglas. The mission of Leadership Douglas is to identify, encourage and develop leadership abilities so that its participants grow both personally and professionally. Participants in Leadership Douglas benefit from getting to know one another and from the exchange of [...]

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DC Chamber’s newest Chairman’s Club Member!

The Douglas County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce its newest member of the 2011 Chairman’s Club: Rosco Sayyar, Partner at Sam & Rosco’s Restaurant and The Centre at Arbor Connection.  The mission of the Chairman’s Club is to convene community-minded, senior level business people to be visionaries for the Chamber and a voice [...]

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National Heart Month!

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2011 Legislative Agenda

   Douglas County Chamber of Commerce 2011 Legislative Agenda   1. We believe a dependable transportation network and reliable mobility are important for our businesses and residents. The Chamber is part of a collaborative effort to complete the GA Hwy 92 Corridor Project as the major north-south corridor between crowded Paulding and Douglas counties. In [...]

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