Public Works

Events Calendar Upcoming Events
  • Monday, August 7, 2017
    The City of Metter will be closed from 8:00 am to 9:00 am
  • Wednesday, August 9, 2017
    Public Hearing
    Milage Rate Increase

    10:00 A.M. - 11:00 A.M.
    6:00 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.
  • Wednesday, August 16, 2017
    Public Hearing/ Called Meeting
    Milage Rate Increase
    5:30 P.M. - 6:00 P.M.
  • 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


    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:
    At Large
    Term beginning 01/01/2018 ending 12/31/2021

    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
  • Water & Sewer

    The City of Metter Water and Sewer Department is responsible for the administration, control and operation of the water system, sewer system and the wastewater treatment plant. The City uses a Land Application System (LAS). The City of Metter’s wastewater treatment plant has a treatment capacity of 1 million gallons per day.

    The City of Metter operates two groundwater wells and has two above-ground storage tanks with a total reserve capacity of 750,000 gallons. The city is permitted to pump 1.2 million gallons per day. The City currently has 2,400 utility billing customers.

  • City of Metter Water & Sewer
             Department Employees

    • Water and Sewer Supervisor: Thomas J. Mock
    • Water and Sewer Construction/Maintenance Supervisor: Thomas J. Mock
    • Water and Sewer Assistant: James McCray
    • Water and Sewer Assistant:
    • Meter Reader: Kendall Davis
    • Wastewater Treatment Plant Worker: Ronnie Medlock

    For details on setting up or turning off water/sewer service in the City of Metter, please refer to the frequently asked questions page.