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  • A helpful arrangement of frequently used Cherokee County online resources
  • Commonly requested forms and documents for a variety of departments and agencies
  • Links to other sites and services often used by our residents


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  • Links to every department and agency under the jurisdiction of the Cherokee County Board of Commissioners
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  • Links to common agencies not under the jurisdiction of the BOC, but which maintains close ties with us


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  • Information about and links to both the Tax Commissioner and Tax Assessor's Office. (They are very different organizations)
  • Quick links to both the Paying your Taxes online and the Real Estate Search applications.
  • Information about Homestead Exemptions
  • Information about Property Taxes, Millage Rates, and Car Tags


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  • A page listing every judicial and court system in Cherokee County with a brief introduction to what they cover
  • Quick links to Jury Duty Information, Traffic Citation Payments, Court Calendars, Deeds and Records Search, Passport Information, and a lot more


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  • Ways to contact the Cherokee County Board of Commissioners, Department and Agency Heads, and State Agencies and Offices
  • Directions to all County Facilities
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Information Technology Services

Michael Haines
Chief Information Officer
(678) 493-6000

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Dedicated to improve operational efficiencies through high quality, secure, innovative, and cost-efficient technology solutions to the agencies and departments of the County. In support of this mission, we will:

  • Partner with the Departments and Agencies to understand their unique information technology needs.
  • Provide guidance for the effective and strategic use of emerging technologies to support the various agency’s objectives while ensuring safeguards are in place to protect the County.
  • Demonstrate technical and operational excellence through a commitment to professionalism and continuous improvement.
  • Ensure that IT best practices are being followed.
  • Technology solutions must add value, be cost-effective and improve efficiency. Access to information must be easily available and implement information sharing as appropriate across the county balancing the need to minimize risk with providing transparency.
  • Implement proven technologies for critical systems. Infrastructure is the center of all operations and must be secure, reliable, and disaster resilient.
  • Invest in training with technology changes to ensure technology is supported and proficiently maintained.


Agency Functions Overview

Client Support Operations

Responsible for acquiring, deploying, and supporting desktop systems. The effective selection, implementation, and management of the county’s computer assets are critical in maintaining a productivity, service delivery, and efficient business processes.

  •          End-user Desktop Support
  •          Desktop Acquisition
  •          Asset Tracking
  •          Imaging

Application Business Services

Responsible for working closely with agencies and departments in acquiring, deploying, and maintaining high quality, cost-effective application systems.

  •          Business Process Analysis
  •          Business Intelligence & Reporting
  •          Database Administration
  •          Web Development

Infrastructure Services

Responsible for implementing and supporting redundant, fault-tolerant infrastructure using industry best practices to maintain a reliable and secure network infrastructure, telecommunications, servers and enterprise storage solutions.

  •          Network Services
  •          Security Services
  •          Telecommunications Services
  •          System and Storage Administration (including county wide email)


Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Provides quality development and maintenance of geospatial services that include custom tools, models, and maps. GIS provides a centralized map foundation that is integrated into multiple county applications used by E-911, Sheriff, Fire, Community Development, Tax Assessor, and others.

  •          Geospatial Data Analysis
  •          Mapping Support Services
  •          County Addressing Administration
  •          Web Services Application Development


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