In an effort to help limit the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020, all city facilities will be closed to public walk-ins until further notice. City services will be available online, by phone, and through limited in-person appointments. You can view the full press release and more information here.
To view the Governor's Executive Orders, please click here.
Barrow County Family Connection has pulled together a list of resources and information for the Barrow County area. You can view this list here.
Information for 2020 community garden plots will be announced soon.
We are thrilled to announce a new community garden at Pine Shore Park. The Pine Shore Community Garden exists to create and nurture community involvement and foster education and appreciation of gardening by providing a safe and enjoyable place for members committed to sustainable gardening practices to meet and share experiences.
Pine Shore Community Garden is located in Pine Shore Park on the southwest corner of N 5th Avenue and Valleyview Drive. The garden has ten (10) beds, each measuring approximately four (4) feet by eight (8) feet by two (2) feet. The garden is managed in a way to limit certain types of chemicals. The garden is operated collectively by its members, team of volunteers, and the City of Winder.
Garden plots are assigned by the City on a first come basis to qualified applicants.
All applicants must read and adhere to the Community Garden Rules, complete the Community Garden Application, and sign the Release of Claims form. You may download these documents below or pick-up hard copies from the City Clerk at Winder City Hall located on the 2nd floor at 25 E. Midland Ave., Winder, GA 30680. All completed and signed forms must be returned to the City Clerk no later than 5 PM on Thursday, March 14, 2019. They may be returned in person, by mail to PO Box 566, Winder, GA 30680, by email to email@example.com or by fax to 770-867-0587. Please contact the City Clerk if you have any questions.