The Putnam County Board of Commissioners is seeking individuals interested in serving on the Eatonton-Putnam Water and Sewer Authority.  To be eligible for appointment as a member of the Authority a person must be at least 21 years of age and a resident of Putnam County for at least two years prior to the date of his or her appointment.  No person shall be eligible for appointment to the Authority who has been convicted of a felony.  Appointment will be for a four year term.  The person appointed will be expected, in conjunction with other Authority Board members, to be able to make decisions regarding water and sewer rates, operating agreements, budget formulations, capital projects, loan and grant applications and other corporate like decisions inherent in the conduct of a multi-million dollar water and sewer enterprise.  Members of the Authority serve without any compensation as a community service.

Interested persons should submit an application to the Putnam County Board of Commissioners, 117 Putnam Drive, Suite A, Eatonton, Georgia 31024. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  The board application form can be found on the county website at www.putnamcountyga.us (in the “How Do I…” or “Forms & Documents” sections) or by calling 706-485-5826.