The Finance Subcommittee works along with the county’s Finance Department to ensure that revenues collected by the state are properly allocated to the SPLOST budget and monitors the subcommittees’ budgets. The committee and Finance Department publish the official quarterly SPLOST collection report containing the monthly collections and the debt service requirement.
The Transportation Subcommittee works with the county’s Transportation Department to identify and make improvements to roadways including resurfacing, maintenance, widening, and other enhancements.
The Jail Subcommittee works as an advisory board for SPLOST public safety projects. This committee, alongside the Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office, makes suggestions to the SPLOST Oversight Committee for allocation to fund public safety projects.
Emergency Services and 911
The Emergency Services and 911 Subcommittee is in charge of making suggestions for improvement to the E-911 systems and Rockdale County Fire-Rescue to ensure the safety of citizens.
Parks and Recreation
The Parks and Recreation Subcommittee works with the county’s Recreation and Maintenance Department to use SPLOST funding for park improvements. These projects include facility renovations, landscaping, and improvements to the trail system in Rockdale.
The Water Subcommittee works along with Rockdale Water Resources to make improvements to the county’s water systems. The subcommittee makes suggestions to the Oversight Committee for approval of projects to repair and replace pipes and to improve leakage problems with the water and sewerage systems.
The Communications Subcommittee works with the county to share updates with the community about projects and to share other SPLOST information.