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Aiken County Government

provides many essential and beneficial services to its citizens. The County is governed by the County Council, comprised of an elected-at-large Council Chairman and 8 members elected from single-member districts. Find out who your Aiken County Council member is, and how to contact that person. Aiken County's Code of Laws is accessible online here. Also available are the Code of Laws for the City of Aiken and the City of North Augusta. The South Carolina Code of Laws and other references are also available online. Aiken County Government's services are provided by different departments in many locations around this large County. You can contact the County staff by phone, email, or in person. Generally, County offices are open between 8:30 AM and 5:00 PM Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.

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Public Forum Metropolitan Transportation Planning

Tuesday, 07/26/2016
from 4:30 P.M. – 6:30 P.M.

The public is invited to come talk directly with representatives of the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), Federal Transit Administration (FTA) & your Augusta Regional Transportation Study (ARTSMPO).

The meeting will be held in the Linda Beazley Community Meeting Room of the Augusta-Richmond County Municipal Building on the1st Floor.

535 Telfair Street, Augusta, GA 30901





Aiken County Visitors Center Is Moving

The Aiken County Visitors Center Is Moving To 133 Laurens Street NW!

Do Not Worry, We Are Not Moving Far!

We Will Be Out Of The Holley Building August 1st And Working Really Hard To Unpack And Reopen As Soon As Possible.

Thank you for Your Patience and We Look Forward To Seeing You Down The Street!

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The County normally has several job openings available to qualified applicants, as do the City of Aiken and the City of North Augusta. The South Carolina OneStop Job Center offers many great resources to assist you in your search for new and better employment.

State government provides helpful information to new and existing businesses at their Business One-Stop website, their Business site at SCBOS.SC.GOV, and at the SC Department of Commerce website. Business licenses are required in some of the incorporated areas of the County, but are not required in the unincorporated areas.

  • Position: Chief Legal Clerk
    Department: Probate Court
    Closing Date: 07/26/2016
    Job Description:  Under occasional supervision, interviews clients and reviews documents to determine appropriate process to follow in order to properly probate estates. Performs other routine-to-complex legal clerical work as required. Reports to the Deputy Probate Judge. EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent supplemented by two to three years of experience in office administration and support, preferably in a legal or court environment, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Must possess Notary Public certification.

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