NOTICE OF VACANCY
IN OFFICE OF COUNTY SURVEYOR
The Probate Judge received written notification on January 7, 2013 from the Putnam County Board of Elections and Registration of a vacancy in the office of county surveyor. The vacancy occurred on January 1, 2013, after the 2012 General Election failed to fill the office. This notice is given pursuant to O.C.G.A. 36-7-3(a), which states that when an election fails to fill the office of county surveyor, the Judge of the Probate Court shall appoint a person to serve as the county surveyor until a successor is duly elected in a special election which shall be held at the time of the next general election. Pursuant to O.C.G.A. 36-7-2(b)(1), every person holding the post of county surveyor must be a qualified surveyor, licensed by the State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors. Interested persons should contact the Probate Court of Putnam County for more information and additional qualification requirements. The Probate Court is located in the Putnam County Courthouse, 100 South Jefferson Avenue, Suite 318, Eatonton, Georgia 31024, Telephone (706) 485-5476.