To determine the location of property within the City limits contact the Finance Director's Office, Municipal Building.
To obtain an address for a new building contact the Building Risk Management Division, Municipal Building.
Overseen by the jointly appointed Americus/Sumter County Airport Authority, Souther Field is a full service fixed base operation.
The City of Americus regulates the consumption of alcoholic beverages in public places and businesses, and sets selling hours for alcoholic beverages. For further information, contact the Finance Director's Office.
The Animal Control Officer will remove dead animals from public property. To report a dead animal call the Police Department. Please forward complaints of injury or cruelty to animals to the Animal Control Officer in the Police Department. The Animals and Fowl Ordinance requires the vaccination of all dogs and cats against rabies annually. The ordinance includes all areas within the City limits. For more information, call the City Animal Control Officer.
The sheltering of animals is the responsibility of the Sumter Humane Society, which maintains an animal shelter at 702 Magnolia Street.
If you reside in the unincorporated area of Sumter County and are interested in annexing your property into the City of Americus, contact the Community & Economic Development Department.
The City periodically auctions surplus city property and unclaimed lost or stolen items. For information contact the Collection Specialist, Municipal Building.
To file or obtain information about auto accidents occurring within the City, contact the Americus Police Department, Records Division. To report an accident call - 911
Disabled or Abandoned
City Code prohibits the parking of disabled autos on residential streets. For more information, or to report an abandoned auto on the street or on private property, contact the Code Enforcement Officer.