Local Community

Local Community

To increase Cobb Democratic Women’s level of community involvement, we encourage you to attend important city and county meetings.  Below is a list of the various Cobb governmental entities that hold public meetings.  Check the webpage listed to confirm meeting dates, times and locations.  If you could, let us know you are planning to attend by dropping us a line at cdw@cobbdemocraticwomen.org.  Please share your insights and observations after the meeting by sending us an update to the same email address.  With the eyes and ears of our many members, we can increase our democratic presence here in Cobb County.

Monthly County Meetings

Cobb Board of Commissioners
The commission meets in regular session twice a month on the second Tuesday (9:00 am) and the fourth Tuesday (7:00 pm). Commission Zoning Meetings are held on the third Tuesday of each month (9:00 am). Tune in to Cobb’s government access channel, Cobb TV, for live coverage.  Meetings are held at 100 Cherokee Street.  2nd Floor.   www.cobbcounty.org 

Acworth City Council
City Council meetings are held on the first and third Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm. Planning & Zoning meets on the fourth Tuesday at 7:30 pm.  City Hall Board Room.  4415 Senator Russell Ave.  www.cityofacworth.org 

Austell City Council
Regular meetings are held on the 1st and Monday of each month at 7:00 PM at the Austell City Hall Council Chambers located at 2716 Broad Street, SW. www.austellga.gov

Kennesaw City Council
City Council meetings first and third Monday unless there is a holiday. If meeting falls on a holiday, they meet the Tuesday following.  Meetings begin at 6:30 pm.
2529 J O Stephenson Avenue.  www.kennesaw-ga.gov 

Marietta City Council
Marietta City Council meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 7 pm.  Meetings are held on the first floor of Marietta City Hall in the Council Chamber, 205 Lawrence Street.  www.mariettaga.gov

Powder Springs City Council
The Council meets on the first and third Monday of the month for its Regular Meeting at 7:00 pm in City Council Chambers, 4488 Pineview Drive, Powder Springs, GA 30127. During the months of July through September, the council meets the third Monday of the month.  www.cityofpowdersprings.org

Smyrna City Council 
The Mayor and Council of Smyrna meet in open session at 7:00 pm on the 1st and 3rd Monday night of each month unless altered by a holiday.  Meetings are held in the council chambers located at 2800 King Street.  www.smyrnacity.com

Cobb Board of Elections  
Board Meetings are generally held on the second Monday of each month at 4:00 pm.However, meetings that fall after elections are adjusted so that the Board can certify
election results within the legally required time frames. 736 Whitlock Avenue, Marietta.  www.cobbelections.org

Cobb Board of Education 
Board meetings are generally held 2nd Wednesdays at 8:30 am and 3rd or 4thThursdays at 7:00 pm. 514 Glover Street, Marietta – Board Room on the 1st floor.  www.cobbk12.org

Marietta Board of Education 
The Marietta Board of Education holds regular meetings, usually twice a month.  The regular board meeting is held the third Tuesday of each month starting at 7 pm.  All meetings are held at the Marietta City Schools Administrative Offices located at 250 Howard Street in Marietta and are open to the public.  www.marietta-city.org