A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Pickens County, Georgia. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Pickens County government grants, including grants for road, rail, transit, and port projects, as well as car and vanpool projects, bicycle and pedestrian facilities, and transit research and safety improvements. State Departments of Transportation provide grants for private operators, senior centers, non-profits, and transit systems. Pickens County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Georgia Department Transportation Jasper GA 329 Camp Road 30143 706-692-4802
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Pickens County, Georgia. At the federal level, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) operates over 20 government grant programs, including affordable housing development grants, community and economic development grants, fair housing grants, and rental assistance grants. HUD also offers Pickens County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Pickens County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Jasper Housing Authority Jasper GA # 147, 164 Landrum Cir, # 147 30143 706-692-5514
Tate Housing Authority Tate GA 7 Mount Calvary Place 30177 770-735-2255
A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Pickens County, Georgia. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Pickens County local Chambers of Commerce as well as grants through multiple bureaus. It also provides market development awards for non-profit industries, including trade associations. Local Chambers of Commerce may also help member businesses secure Small Business Administration grants, business development grants, and economic development funding. Chambers of Commerce provide information about government grant programs on their websites.
Pickens County Chamber-Commerce Jasper GA 500 Stegall Drive 30143 706-692-5600