The issues that really matter for Chatham County
The goal of the county commission is to provide all citizens the best place to live, work and play. Commissioner Helen Stone has a proven history of dedication to that goal.
the role of the chatham county commissioner
serving the community
A county commissioner’s job is to act as the executive, legislative and judicial branches of county government. Duties include public safety, the courts, budgeting and appropriation of funds for all county activities, the building of roads and infrastructure , drafting and enforcing ordinances that do not conflict with state law. In addition setting the tax levies for the county and the unincorporated areas.
mental health advocacy
services for the at-risk
A Safer Chatham County
As a commissioner for District 1, Helen advocated for a police precinct on Whitefield Avenue in the county. Helen has put a priority on creating an environment that allows the police to focus on protecting the citizens of District 1. This is why she supported Chatham County separating their police force from the City of Savannah and will continue to be an advocate for the safety of her constituents.