As a lifelong resident and current mayor of Metter, Georgia, I welcome you to the City of Metter’s official website and encourage you to learn all what Metter has to offer its citizens and visitors. My sincere desire is to engage our citizens in the decisions of the City.
There is a wealth of information on this site, including the organizational structure, the budget of the City, the programs and services we offer, and the city history and attractions. I ask you to take advantage of the information and use it to communicate your ideas and recommendations for improving our community.
Metter, Georgia is rich in community spirit, with a strong civic consciousness exhibited by numerous community groups including a visionary Candler County Historical Society, an active Metter-Candler County Chamber of Commerce, first-rate public safety organizations, and diligent public works personnel, just to name a few. Metter residents also benefit from energetic youth and senior groups. We are proud of our City and what it offers to our more than 4,100 residents. Please visit this website often. The entire site is updated regularly to keep everyone informed year round of important events and the many recreational and social opportunities available for all to enjoy!
While this website provides a lot of information, we also have a very capable City of Metter staff that can help you with inquiries that are more specific. Contact information is available throughout this site for various City departments and your Metter City Council. I invite you to contact us as needs arise or to clarify any concerns or answer any of your questions.
We look forward to your participation as we continue to strive to be a City where “Everything’s Better in Metter.”
~William “Billy” Trapnell, Mayor
City of Metter, Georgia