Grounds and Maintenance

The Grounds & Maintenance Department is in charge of sidewalk repair, mowing and up keep of City right-of-ways, parks and City cemeteries. The department also handles city owned building repairs such as painting, renovation and concrete work. Our Grounds & Maintenance Department works with our Street Department on many jobs.


Street Department

The Street Department is in charge of pothole repair, street repair, street sweeping, street signs and low hanging limbs and dead trees on the City's right-of-way.




Diadra W. Powell

Interim City Manager


email: Courtney Bowers Brown 

Street Resurfacing & Reconfiguration Project


The following projects are Georgia Department of Transportation projects:


  • Lamar Street Reconfiguration

  • Lamar Street Resurfacing

  • Forsyth Street Resurfacing


If you wish to file a claim, please call the Georgia Department of Administrative Services - Risk Management at (404) 656-3237.


In addition, if you see a pothole, please call 511 to report it or visit

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