Where Your Money Goes

Camden County voters approved SPLOST VIII in March 2019. This one-cent sales tax is paid by all residents and visitors that purchase goods in Camden County. SPLOST VIII began collection in July 2019 and concludes in June 2025.

  1. Public Safety Radio Communications System
  2. Ambulances

The Camden County Board of Commissioners recognized the completion of improvements to the Public Safety Radio Project. These $3.7 million in upgrades were funded as a part of Special Purpose Local Option (SPLOST) VII and VIII. 

Radio System Improvements included:

  • Updates to the Camden County E-911 Center
  • Three (3) new towers:
    • Browntown (extreme southwest Camden County)
    • Waverly (northwest Camden County)
    • Woodbine (central Camden County 
  • Equipment installation at Fire Rescue Headquarters in southern Camden County on Gross Road in Kingsland

These improvements resulted in improved county-wide coverage for all public safety radios, including:

  • Camden County Fire Rescue,
  • Camden County Sheriff's Office, 
  • Kingsland Fire and Police Departments, and 
  • St. Marys Fire and Police Departments. 

Public Safety Radio Communications Tower at Fire Station 17 in Waverly

New Radio Tower at Fire Station 17 in Waverly