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Public Meetings

Each meeting will be held in the BOC Room on the second floor of 100 Cherokee St., Marietta. You can also watch each meeting streamed live through the county's website, cable TV channel, and Youtube page.  Visit to find your favorite streaming outlet.

Public Meetings and Events Calendar
Public Meeting Calendar

Check each event description for information on how to register for public comment or view the meeting virtually.


The BOC Meeting Room, the Learning Center, and "3rd Floor Meeting Room" are located at the Cobb Administration Building at 100 Cherokee Street in Marietta.

References to 1150 Powder Springs Street refer to the Community Development Agency Main Conference Room at that address (unless otherwise noted).

Video on Demand
Watch Meetings Live or On Demand

CobbTV broadcasts can be viewed on cable TV, on the Cobb County website, or on our YouTube Channel.

Holiday Schedule for 2024


New Year's Monday, January 1, 2024
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday, January 15, 2024
Good Friday Friday, March 29, 2024
Memorial Day Monday, May 27, 2024
Juneteenth Wednesday, June 19, 2024
Independence Day Thursday, July 4, 2024
Labor Day Monday, September 2, 2024
Veterans Day Monday, November 11, 2024
Thanksgiving Thursday, November 28, 2024
Friday, November 29, 2024
Christmas Tuesday,  December 24, 2024
Wednesday, December 25, 2024


Public Meeting Rules

Rules for Public Comments*

*Section and paragraph references in italics belong to the BOC Rules of Procedure document linked above.

Regular BOC Meetings

(Near beginning and end of meetings)

The Cobb County Board of Commissioners welcomes visitors to Board meetings and is willing to hear from any person or persons desiring to appear before the Board. Sec. 1.09

A total of twenty (20) speakers are allowed to address the Board of Commissioners at each Regular Meeting of the Commission, ten near the beginning and ten near the end of the meeting.  Each speaker will be allotted a maximum of three (3) minutes to speak. Sec. 1.09.01 a. 

All remarks shall be made to the commission as a body and addressed through the Chair. Remarks shall not be made to a particular Commissioner. Sec. 1.09.03

No person shall be allowed to announce their candidacy or another's nor campaign for themselves or other announced political candidates.  No speaker shall make slanderous remarks while addressing the Commission. Sec. 1.09.05

CobbTV Broadcasting Policy

Endorsements: At no time will the Government Access Channel be utilized to endorse a [ballot] issue, candidate, specific person, company or brand name product. par. F

Promotions: Promotional announcements for county and/or municipal sponsored events will be permitted. Promotional announcement for events, charities or outside organizations not government sponsored shall not be permitted. par. G

Rules for Public Hearings*

*Section and paragraph references in italics belong to the BOC Rules of Procedure document linked above.

Regular BOC Meetings

Persons wishing to address the Board of Commissioners in duly advertised public hearings will be heard in the order in which they come forward upon announcement of the hearing, without regard to whether the person is speaking in favor or against the matter. Each speaker is generally allotted a maximum of three (3) minutes. Sec. 1.09.08

BOC Zoning Hearings, BZA Hearings, Planning Commission Zoning Hearings

Representatives/applicants, as a group, and representatives/opponents, as a group, shall be given a maximum of ten (10) minutes for each side to present its case, unless, by general consensus, more time is allotted. The Clerk shall be responsible for keeping time. Any groups which are present are encouraged to choose a spokes person to present their views. Re-adopted Rules and Procedures of the BOC, BZA and PC

Read the Open Records Act
Open Records Act

Read the Open Records Act.

Read the Open Meetings Act
Open Meetings Act

Read the Open Meetings Act.