Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce 122 W Main St, Cartersville, GA30120 The Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce promotes local businesses, offers educational opportunities and hosts…More community events. Members and locals can attend government affairs, youth leadership programs, business showcases, work ready committees and non-profit executive round tables.
A branch of Bartow County government, the Road Department paves and maintains county roads, including drain ditch and…More right-of-way maintenance; installs and repairs road signs and bridges; and services and maintains county vehicles and equipment. The office also buries large animals for free, issues various permits and responds to roadwork emergencies.
An agency of Bartow County government, Animal Control picks up and houses stray dogs and cats, traps…More unwanted or nuisance animals and responds to dog bite cases, enforcing related county ordinances.
The office also investigates animal cruelty or neglect reports, responds to injured animals and enforces the county's leash law.
Pet adoptions are handled by the Etowah Valley Humane Society.
Douglas Street Office Building houses Tallatoona Community Action Partnership HRDC, United Way, the Bartow Teen…More Center and county government offices.
Tallatoona has a number of programs to assist low-income families, including Head Start, a free pre-school; Energy Assistance Program and SCANA Energy Referral Program; Action to Success, which provides services to help families remove obstacles blocking their economic and social independence; Temporary Emergency Food Assistance Program and Emergency Food Bank; Spring Garden Project and weatherization assistance. Those programs are administered in Bartow and the surrounding counties.
The United Way, which can be reached at 770-386-1677, is the local office of the national non-profit, volunteer-led organization assisting charity causes around the world.
Bartow Teen Center provides outreach and education to teens during after-school hours, including advisory services and sex education.
The Bartow County Transit and Maintenance departments are also housed in the office building.