Public Works

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
  • Streets

    The City of Metter Street and Lane Department is responsible for maintaining and improving the City’s streets and all associated drainage. This department works closely with the City Tree Board in the pruning, removal and new tree planting. They are responsible for maintaining our beautiful medians filled with flowers as well as our downtown parks and fountains. This department also maintains three Metter city parks. They help with maintaining the grass at the I-16 Industrial Park and the Metter Municipal Airport.

    The City of Metter Street and Lane Department collects some limbs and yard waste for residents by use of a chipper for composting mulch and two leaves/limbs trucks that pick up the yard waste. This department collects more than 550 tons annually of leaves and limbs and more than 187 tons of junk annually. The mulch is available to the residents at no charge. The other leaves and limbs, as well as all the junk that is picked up are taken to the Candler County Landfill.

    All public right of ways (88.59 miles), including trees, grass cutting and planting, are maintained by the City of Metter Street and Lane Department.

    While minor projects can be performed by the Street and Lane Department personnel, large projects are contracted out, as the Department is primarily staffed for maintenance only.

  • Metter Street & Lane Department Employees

    • Supervisor: Carl Kennedy
    • Truck Drivers: Jessica Holloway and Tommy Mobley
    • Groundskeepers: Andre' Donaldson, Jacob Johnson, Glennell Eason and William Jones