Polk County Residents can be notified within minutes of a National Weather Service warning, issued for the following local weather events: 

  • Severe thunderstorms
  • Flash floods
  • Tornados

To receive these notifications, however, you must take a few moments to register an account on the Code Red website (clicking on the link or the Weather Warning icon will open up a new web browser window).

You may also download the CodeRED Mobile Alert app by clicking on the image below:

Employee of the Month

  • August 2018



    Mrs. Jennie Hulsey has been named Polk County Employee of the month for August 2018. 

    Born and raised in Cedartown, Mrs. Hulsey is a proud graduate of Cedartown High School.  She worked at Al Brooks for 15 years doing administrative and title work before coming to Polk County Tag Office in 1999. 

    Tax Commissioner Kathy Cole has worked with her for many years and says “She is a wonderful employee that goes above and beyond what she is asked to do.  She always gives 110% and is very supportive of her co-workers.”  She is full of spirit and life, enjoys working with the public, and is extremely dedicated.

    We are very proud to recognize Mrs. Jennie Hulsey Employee of the month for August 2018!


  • Years of Service Recognition


    Pictured Left to Right: 

    Sandra Floyd  -- 20 Years of Service, Cathie Hendrix -- 10 Years of Service, Brenda Stanfield -- 10 Years of Service, Angela Shurley  -- 10 Years of Service, Robbie Akins  -- 10 Years of Service, Matthew Denton -- 10 Years of Service, Johnny Moats --  10 Years of Service

Polk County Board of Commissioners 2018

*** 2018 Millage Rate Notices ***

Polk County
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Authorization Date 02/15/11