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    Tuesday, June 2, 2020, 5:30 p.m.
    Metter Police Department

    The Animal Services Committee has scheduled a called meeting for Tuesday, June 2, 2020, 5:30 p.m. at the Metter Police Department to discuss the expansion of the animal shelter.


    (July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021)


    A Public Hearing on the FY 21 Budget is scheduled for Monday, June 1, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers located at 49 S. Rountree St., Metter, Georgia.  At this meeting, the Mayor and Council will receive both written and oral comments about the Annual Operating and Capital Budget for the City of Metter, Georgia.  A qualified interpreter for the hearing impaired will be available upon request made at least ten (10) days in advance of this meeting.  Please call (912)685-2527 to request an interpreter or for more information.

    The FY 21 Mayor’s Recommended Budget will be available for public inspection during normal office hours on Friday, May 22, 2020, at City Hall, 49 South Rountree Street, Metter, Georgia.  Summary information on the FY 21 Recommended Budget will also be available on the city’s website

    The Mayor and Council of the City of Metter are scheduled to adopt the FY 21 Budget at a Regular Meeting held on Monday, June 8, 2020, 5:30 p.m. at City Hall Council Chambers located at 49 S. Rountree St., Metter, Georgia.

    All meetings and hearings are open to the public. Due to anticipated continuation of guidance from CDC, Department of Health, and the Governor’s Office and limited space in our meeting room, we will broadcast these meetings via teleconference.

                                    Call in Number           (701) 802-5320
                            Meeting ID                 5547584
    Please be aware that this is not a toll-free number and you may incur charges.

    If you have any questions before or after the meetings, please contact City Clerk Angie Conner at (912)685-2527 or email [email protected]



    (Meetings are scheduled to begin at 5:30 p.m. at Metter Police Department)

    January 21, 2020

    March 17, 2020 - This meeting has been rescheduled for March 24, 2020
    The March 24, 2020 meeting has been cancelled.

    May 19, 2020

    July 21, 2020

    September 15, 2020

    November 17, 2020



    ( Meetings are scheduled to begin at 8:00 a.m. at Pineland Community Room, Metter, GA 30439 ) 

    January 6, 2020

    February 3, 2020

    March 2, 2020

    April 6, 2020

    May 4, 2020

    June 1, 2020

    July 6, 2020 

    August 3, 2020

    September 14, 2020

    October 5, 2020

    November 2, 2020

    December 7, 2020






    ( Meetings are scheduled to begin at 10:30 a.m. at City Hall ) 

    January 16, 2020 

    March 19, 2020 - This meeting has been cancelled.

    May 21, 2020

    July 16, 2020

    September 17, 2020

    November 19, 2020






    (All Regular Meetings are scheduled to begin at 5:30 p.m.)

    January 13 2020

    February 10, 2020

    March 09, 2020

    April 13, 2020

    May 11, 2020

    June 08, 2020

    July 13, 2020

    August 10, 2020

    September 14, 2020

    October 12, 2020

    November 09, 2020

    December 14, 2020

  • 2nd Monday of each month
    Regular City Council Meeting
    5:30 pm
  • Mayor Edwin O. Boyd 

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    Mayor Edwin O. Boyd, a native of Greenville, South Carolina, graduated from Lakeside High School in Atlanta, Georiga in 1969. Mayor Boyd graduated from Georgia Southern University, in 1973 with a BBA in General Business. Mayor Boyd is married to the former Elaine Jones of Metter and has two daughters, Melanie Martin & Son in Law Brian of Alpharetta, and Stephanie Anderson & Son in Law Bart of St. Mary's, and one Grandson Matthew Martin of Alpharetta. Mayor Boyd began his insurance career in 1977 with James M. Jones Insurance Agency, becoming President of Jones & Boyd Insurance Agency in 1984. Mayor Boyd is a member of the Metter United Methodist Church and currently serves on the Advisory Board of Sea Island Bank, Metter Branch. He is past president of the Metter-Candler Chamber of Commerce, 1991-1993, and Past-President of the Metter Rotary Club, 1986. Mayor Boyd previously served on the City of Metter City Council for 14 years before becoming Mayor of the City of Metter in 2018.


    Contact info:
    P.O. Box 74
    Metter, GA 30439
    [email protected]

  • Amy Harrelson 

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    Amy Harrelson represents the residents of District One in Metter, Georgia.  She is a native of McRae-Helena, Georgia and lived for over a decade in Dublin.  Joining Pineland Telephone Cooperative, Inc. in November of 2014, Amy relocated to Metter in early 2015.  She is the Director of Sales and Marketing for Pineland and its subsidiary companies. Amy holds an Associate and Bachelor Degree from Brewton-Parker College and played on the college’s tennis team in the 1990s.  In 2007, Amy earned her Master of Business Administration from Wesleyan College.  During her career, Amy has worked for Fortune 500 companies, Archer Daniels Midland and HCA Healthcare before becoming involved in economic and workforce development.  She championed the Georgia Work Ready efforts of former governor Sonny Perdue in the Heart of Georgia Work Ready Region while employed by Heart of Georgia Technical College.  Amy currently serves as President of the Rotary Club of Metter, and is a former board member for the Metter-Candler Chamber of Commerce, where she continues to volunteer as chair of the local leadership programs.  She assists the chamber annually with Another Bloomin’ Festival and the Chamber Gala.  Amy is also a member of the Grayson Trapnell Animal Services Committee.

    Contact Info:
    PO Box 74
    Metter, GA 30439
    (912) 685-2527

    [email protected]


  • Paul MacGregor

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    Councilman Paul MacGregor represents residents of District One in the City of Metter. Originally from Macon, Georgia, Councilman MacGregor graduated with a degree in Business from University of Georgia, where he received a track scholarship. He then earned a Master’s Degree from Georgia College and State University. He moved to Metter in 1994 as Manager of Georgia Power Company and retired in 2009. In 1996, he was selected to carry the Olympic Torch. Councilman MacGregor has served as President of the Metter-Candler Chamber of Commerce, President of the Metter Rotary Club, where he received the Paul Harris award. Councilman MacGregor was Chairman of Metter Housing Authority, and served on the Candler County Board of Education, where he volunteered as a Book Buddy and Mentor. He has served on Concerted Services Board where he delivered Meals on Wheels for several years. Over the years he has served on the Downtown Development Authority/Better Hometown Board, the Historic Metter Depot Committee, the Tree Board, and the Library Board as well as chairing the United Way Campaign. In addition, he is a former Citizen of the Year recipient. Councilman MacGregor is a member of Metter United Methodist Church where he has taught Sunday school, served in various leadership roles and he currently represents Metter and Candler County on the Southeast Technical College Foundation.

    Councilman MacGregor has been married to his high school sweetheart, Beverly, for 46 years. They have three children, four grandchildren, and one stray mutt.

    Contact info:
    442 S. College St. 
    Metter, GA 30439
    [email protected]

  • Chyrileen Boston Kilcrease

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    Councilwoman Chyrileen B. Kilcrease represents the residents of District Two in the City of Metter. She is a life-long resident of Metter, Georgia. After graduating from Metter High School in 1971, she received her Associate Degree of Nursing from Albany Junior College. She received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from Georgia Southern University in 1991, a Master of Science in Nursing from Armstrong Atlanta University in 1997, and a post-Masters Nurse Educator Certification from Georgia College & State University in 2006, and is a retired Associate Professor of Nursing from Middle Georgia State College where she taught nursing for 17 years and currently works a PRN staff nurse in the Intensive Care Unit at Emanuel Medical Center. She has served as Metter’s Mayor Pro Tem for the past 11 years. She is affiliated with the following organizations: Rose Metter Chapter No. 249 Order of Eastern Star, Candler Branch NAACP, Heart of Georgia-Altamaha Regional Commission, Rural Southeast Georgia Black Nurses’ Association and the Metter Historical Society. She is a member of the Sams Creek Missionary Baptist Church.

    Contact info:
    300 Hershel Drive
    Metter, GA 30439
    [email protected]

  • Rashida Taylor 

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    Rashida Taylor represents the residents of District Two in Metter. She is a native of Metter and graduated from Metter High in 1995. After graduating, she received an Associate’s Degree from East Georgia College. She has attended Georgia Southern University and Brewton-Parker College. Rashida’s family is made up of her husband, Chatavis “Tay” Taylor, and their three children: daughter, Sydney and sons Conley and Montrail. O’mari is her only grandson. Currently, she owns a business and works for a non-profit business. Rashida is involved in several civics organizations. The family attends church at Open Door Worship Center.

    Contact info:
    P.O. Box 74
    Metter, GA 30439
    [email protected]
  • C. Brandon Sikes 

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    Brandon is employed with Crider Foods as a purchasing manager. He is married to Erin Sikes and they have two children, Layton and Peyson.

    Contact info:
    P.O. Box 74
    Metter, GA 30439
    [email protected]