Our People

Events Calendar Upcoming Events
  • 2017-2027 City of Metter MasterComprehensive Plan
    Steering Committee Meeting Schedule

    All meetings will be held at the Metter Police Department, 805 E. Lillian St. (Old Elementary School Building) at 5:30 p.m.

    February 13, 2017 - Public Hearing #1 - Brief Presentation and Public Comment

    March 9, 2017 - Steering Committee Organizational Meeting

    March 23, 2017 - Vision and Policies

    April 6, 2017 - Needs and Opportunities

    April 20, 2017 - Land Use

    May 4, 2017 - Land Use #2 and Housing

    May 18, 2017 - Economic and Downtown Development

    June 1, 2017 - Transportation and Infrastructure

    June 15, 2017 - Community Facilities and Green Space

    June 29, 2017 - Public Safety

    July 13, 2017 - Work Program and CIP

    July 27, 2017 - Open Meeting Date if Needed

    August 10, 2017 - Open Meeting Date if Needed

    August 24,2017 - Open Meeting Date if Needed

    August - Submit Plan to Regional Commission for Conflict Review

    September 11, 2017 - Public Hearing #2 - Present Final Plan to City Council for Adoption

    October 31, 2017 - Plan must be approved by DCA and adopted by City Council

     
  • Grayson Trapnell Special Committee for Animal Services
    Proposed Meeting Schedule


    February 28, 2017 @ 5:00 p.m. @ City Hall, 49 S. Rountree Street

    March 7, 2017 @ 5:15 p.m. @ Metter Animal Shelter located on E. Hiawatha Street
    Tour of the Animal Shelter

    March 7, 2017 @ 6:00 p.m. @ City Hall. 49 S. Rountree Street
    Public Hearing – Community Addresses Committee Regarding Concerns and Needs of Animal Shelter and Animal Services in City of Metter and Candler County

    March 21, 2017 @ 5:15 p.m. @ City Hall, 49 S. Rountree St.

    March 28, 2017 @ 5:15 @ Metter Police Department, Lillian St.

    April 4, 2017 @ 5:15 p.m. @ City Hall, 49 S. Rountree St.

    April 11, 2017 @ 5:15 p.m. @City Hall, 49 S. Rountree St.

    April 18, 2017 @ 5:15 p.m. @ City Hall, 49 S. Rountree St.

    April 25, 2017 @ 5:15 p.m. @ City Hall, 49 S. Rountree St.

    May 2, 2017 @ 5:15 p.m. @ City Hall, 49 S. Rountree St.

    May 8, 2017 @ 5:30 p.m. @ City Hall, 49 S. Rountree St.
    City Council Meeting – Committee to Report Findings and Make Suggestions

     

  • Saturday, April 15, 2017

    Another Bloomin' Festival
     

  • Saturday, April 16, 2017

    Easter
     

  • 2nd Monday of each month
    Regular City Council Meeting
    5:30 pm
  • Chief of Police

    Chief Mack Seckinger
    Contact me: 912-685-5437
    Fax: 912-685-2664
    Email Me

     

    Mack Seckinger was appointed chief of police of the City of Metter Police Department in 2015. Prior to his appointment in Metter, Chief Seckinger served with the City of Valdosta Police Department, Valdosta State University Police Department and Armstrong State University Police Department.

    Chief Seckinger has served in law enforcement for 21 years and has worked in numerous capacities. He has a BS degree in Criminal Justice, Masters of Public Administration and is a graduate of the prestigious FBI National Academy, Session 203, and is a graduate of the Columbus State University Command College. He is also a graduate of Georgia State University's Georgia International Law Enforcement Exchange (GILEE) Program as a visiting delegate to the Nation of Israel in 2002. He is currently in the dissertation phase in the Doctorate of Public Administration at Valdosta State University.

  • City of Metter Patrol Officers

    Captain Rob Shore
    Patrol Services Division Commander
    Contact me: 912-685-5437
    Fax: 912-685-2664
    Email Me

    The Patrol Services Division Commander is responsible for the overall operation of the Uniform Patrol Division, has divisional authority in matters of operation, policy and discipline and will exercise such lawful directives as are necessary to assure the effective performance of the Division.

    • Corporal
      Johnny Carter

    • Corporal
      Kris Storey

    • Corporal
      Ricky Lovett

    • Corporal
      Ray Smith

    • Patrol Officer
      David Gonzalez

    • Patrol Officer
      Brian Bahorich

    • Patrol Officer
      Robert English

    •  

      Patrol Officer
      Reggie Bruno

  • City of Metter Investigative and Support Services Division

    • Clerk of Court
      Cherie Snyder

    • Sergeant in Investigations
      Tim Platt

    • Corporal in Investigations
      James McKie