Welcome - this website is intended to promote awareness of our organization and our role in the local government process of planning and zoning in Georgia. It is also intended as a communication tool for our members regarding upcoming GAZA conferences, applications for membership and available scholarships, our Board of Directors, as well as other information. Please follow the link to the GAZA Mission Statement and Strategic Plan.


The link for the GAZA Facebook page is www.facebook.com/pages/Georgia-Association-of-Zoning-Administrators-GAZA/296774397161161. Please LIKE the page and SHARE with others!   


February 6-8, 2019 GAZA Winter conference in Athens on UGA campus at Continuing Education center & hotel. More info coming soon.


March 27, 2019 GPA Spring conference in Decatur at downtown Marriott. For more info, http://georgiaplanning.org 


August 21-23, 2019 GAZA Summer conference in Savannah at the downtown riverfront Marriott hotel & conference center. More info coming soon. 


October 2-4, 2019 GPA Fall conference in Athens at the downtown Classic Center. For more info, http://georgiaplanning.org 


Please remember to renew your GAZA membership for 2019. The fee is $35 and an application may be found on this website by clicking on "Membership Application". 


Did you know that, as a GAZA member, you, your child, or your grandchild in college/university can apply for the $1,000 annual Betty Gecoma scholarship? Please check out the Betty Gecoma scholarship page for an application. If you or your child/grandchild is approved, you/he/she can re-apply each year to possibly receive additional funds. 


Want something posted on the GAZA website (job posting, event posting, etc.)? Contact Richard Osborne at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Thank you.


For more info on GAZA conferences, contact Jean Lord at the UGA Carl Vinson Institute of Government at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Richard Osborne, AICP