County Board

County Board

The Henry County Board consists of 20 elected  officials who represent two districts covering the  County. Members are elected to serve staggered  2 and 4 year terms. The Board meets once per  month on the Thursday following the second Tuesday of the month.  In addition, each  board member serves on various committees, which meet at least once monthly.

The board has many functions: as a taxing authority, an employer, a property manager and a provider of services.  An overview of board authority includes:

  • Budget
  • Administration
  • Management of fund
  • Care and custody of property
  • Health and safety
  • Land use
  • Recreation and conservation
  • Social services
  • Emergency services
  • Transportation
  • Elections