The City will remove city owned trees and branches that fall on public or private property. Privately owned fallen trees and branches are the responsibility of the private property owner. For more information or to report fallen trees or branches, contact the Public Works Department. For emergencies after 5:00 p.m., contact the Middle Flint Regional E911 Center by dialing 911.
False Fire Alarms
It is unlawful for any person to falsely report a fire except for an actual or threatened fire. If you are aware of a false alarm, please contact the Fire Department.
Fire Calls Outside City Limits
The City Fire Department may answer calls to property outside the corporate limits. The Fire Chief has the right of refusal of such calls when they jeopardize the safety or welfare of property within the City. For more information contact the Fire Department.
It is unlawful to discharge firearms in the City. For more information contact the Police Department.
ALL EMERGENCIES DIAL 911
In addition to fire protection services, the Americus Fire Department provides fire safety inspections and fire education and prevention information. Call the Fire Department for further details.
To report street or storm drain flooding, contact the Public Works Department. For emergencies after 5:00 p.m., contact the Middle Flint Regional E911 Center.
See Yard Sales
Commercial collection is mandatory within the City. For more information or to arrange service, contact the Utility Billing Department. To report a missed service, contact Advanced Disposal at 928-1170.
Residential garbage collection is mandatory within the City. The hobo (garbage container) should be by the curb no earlier than 5:00 a.m. on the day of regular collection. For more information or to arrange for service, contact the Utility Billing Department 924-4411. To report a missed service, contact Advanced Disposal at 928-1170.