All dwellings, buildings and structures in the city must be in good repair. Failure to care for dwellings may result in action from City authorities. For further information contact the Building Risk Management Department.
Usual Home Occupation
People planning a business conducted by family members residing on the premises should contact the Community & Economic Development Department. All zones of the city do not permit all types of home occupations.
Natural gas utility service for the City of Americus is provided by the Natural Gas Services Department. See Natural Gas.
Water and Sewer service for the City is provided by the City of Americus. See Sewer - Rates and Service and Water - Rates and Service.
The Tax Commissioner's office sells tags and decals for automobiles and other vehicles.
A City resident who wishes to vote in any election must register with the Sumter County Board of Elections office at the Sumter County Courthouse.
A City resident who wishes to vote absentee in any City election may obtain an absentee ballot from the Sumter County Board of Elections office at the Sumter County Courthouse.
Rates and Service
For billing questions or to obtain service, contact the Utility Billing Department.
For information on conserving water, contact the City Water Treatment Plant.
It is unlawful for noxious weeds and grasses to grow upon a person's premises over a foot in height. To report a complaint, call the Code Enforcement Officer.