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    Notice is hereby given that, in accordance with O.C.G.A. §21-2-540, a special election shall be held in City of Metter to fill the vacancy in the office of City Council, District 1, Seat 1, caused by resignation of Councilman Edwin O. Boyd. The special election will be held on Tuesday, November 7, 2017.
    Qualifying for the special election shall be held at Metter City Hall, 49 S. Rountree St., Metter, Georgia beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, September 11, 2017 and ending at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, September 15, 2017. The qualifying fee shall be $81.00.
    All persons who are not registered to vote and who desire to register to vote in the special election may register to vote through the close of business on October 10, 2017. Early voting will be held October 16, 2017 - November 3, 2017, Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Jack Strickland Building, 621 W. Pine Street, Metter, Georgia.
    Polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Election Day.
    Should a runoff election be required, such runoff will be held on December 5, 2017.
    This the 28th day of August, 2017.
    Tony Thompson, Candler County Probate Judge
    Election Superintendent
    City of Metter
    Public Notice
    The Regular Meeting of Council will be held on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 6:00 P.M.
  • Saturday, October 7, 2017
    Public Notice
    Metter Fire Department is making plans for its 2nd annual Stop, Drop, and Run 5K to be held on Saturday, October 7, 2017.
  • 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 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 Public Works Divisions

    Cliff Hendrix is the Public Works Director for the City of Metter. He earned his certification as an Advanced Certified Public Works Manager from the University of Georgia and the American Public Works Institute in 2007. He became a state Certified Local Government Finance Officer – Level I in July 2009. He has over 35 years of experience in Construction and Public Works Management.

    The Director acts as the City’s Accident Prevention (Safety) Director for all the City’s department/employees.

    Please direct any questions or concerns about any of these departments to:
    Cliff Hendrix, ACPWM-CPWO
    Public Works Director
    Metter Public Works Facility
    25 S. Terrell Street
    Metter, GA 30439
    Fax: 912-685-2648

    Business hours are Monday through Friday 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.