Metter Police

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  • 2017-2027 City of Metter Master Comprehensive Plan
    Steering Committee Meeting Schedule

    Due to so many other community issues and summer vacations upon us, we will be taking a break from meeting as of June 22, 2017. Please stay tuned for more details as we work on plan preparations to present to you in the fall.

    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

     
  • PUBLIC NOTICE
    GENERAL ELECTION AND QUALIFYING FEES

     
    In accordance with O.C.G.A. 21-2-13(a)(1)(A) and 21-2-131(a)(1)(B) notice is hereby given that the City of Metter will hold a General Election on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 for the purpose of electing a mayor and two council members from the following districts for four-year terms:
        
    MAYOR
    At Large
    Term beginning 01/01/2018 ending 12/31/2021

    CITY COUNCIL
    Seat 2 District 1
    Term beginning 01/01/2018 ending 12/31/2021

    Seat 4 District 2
    Term beginning 01/01/2018 ending 12/31/2021
     
    The qualifying fee for the position of mayor is $171.00.

    The qualifying fee for the position of city council is $81.00.

    In accordance with section 21-2-132(d)(3) of the Georgia Election Code and Rules of the State Election Board, the qualifying period shall begin Monday, August 21, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. and run through Friday, August 25, 2017 at 4:30 p.m. at City Hall, 49 S. Rountree St., Metter, GA.

    The voter registration deadline to vote in the November 7, 2017 General Election is October 10, 2017.


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

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    Welcome to the Metter Police Department's website. While the challenges of modern law enforcement change constantly, the basics of treating everyone with dignity and respect remain and are the cornerstone of the Metter Police Department's operating principles.

    It is our goal to provide our citizens, businesses, and visitors with the highest quality police service. We are hopeful that the information provided here will be useful and will enhance your understanding of our agency and the types of services we provide.

    We realize that our ability to be effective is dependent on good communication with our citizens and a cooperative approach to problem solving. We continue to explore new ways to partner with our residents, business owners, and school communities in an effort to improve the quality of life in our community. It is our intention to keep you informed and connected through the various available technology and social media sites. We rely on and value the input of our customers.

    Please take a few minutes to learn more about the Metter Police Department’s divisions and services. You will find that our employees are a dedicated, well-trained and enthusiastic group of professionals who take pride in their work. They are ready to work with you to make your home, your workplace, and this community an even better place to live and live up to the community’s motto, “Everything’s Better in Metter.”

    The Metter Municipal Court is held on the 1st Tuesday of every month at 5 p.m. Court is held in the main courtroom at the Candler County Courthouse. You may also pay tickets and fines online.

    In case of Emergency please dial 911or call Dispatch at (912)685-2291.

    To tell us how we’re doing, please like and post on the City of Metter Police Department’s Facebook page.