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    Please be advised of the newly approved City of Metter FY 2020 Budget Schedule which will replace the one previously advertised.



    The City of Metter City Council do hereby announce that the proposed General Fund and Special Revenue budgets for Fiscal Year 2020 will be submitted to the Mayor and City Council for consideration on Monday, July 8, 2019. 


    The proposed Fiscal Year 2020 Budget will be available for public review and inspection beginning Monday, July 8, 2019 at City Hall located at 49 S. Rountree St., Metter, GA 30439, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday – Friday, as required by O.C.G.A. §36-81-5(d).


    A Budget Hearing for public comments on the Fiscal Year 2020 Budget is scheduled for Monday, July 15, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. located at City Hall, 49 S. Rountree St., Metter, GA 30439.


    Adoption of the City of Metter Fiscal Year 2020 Budget is scheduled for the Called Meeting on Monday, July 22, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. located at City Hall, 49 S. Rountree St. Metter, GA 30439.


  • Public Meeting Notice.

    Mayor and City Council of the City of Metter, Georgia has scheduled a called meeting for Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. at City Hall.  The purpose of this meeting is to consider a motion to approve a resolution allowing the city to apply for loans through the United States Department of Agriculture  for the purchase of the new fire truck and the new radio equipment.



    Notice of Public Hearing Zoning Ordinance Amendment
    The City of Metter Planning Commission will consider applicant requests for advisory review at its meeting on June 11, 2019 at 6 pm at Metter City Hall. Public comments for and against the request will be taken at that time. The Mayor and City Council for Metter, Georgia will hold a Public Hearing in accordance with zoning and public hearing procedures of the City of Metter, the State of Georgia and the City of Metter Zoning Ordinance on Monday, July 8, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. for or against requests made pursuant to the Metter Zoning Ordinance and/or Metter Subdivision Ordinance. All meetings will be at Metter City Hall, 49 South Rountree Street, Metter Georgia. Requests to be considered on the above dates are as follows:
    Application C-1904 (M33 113): Tyla Beasley request a conditional use variance for .92 acres of property located at 433 S.W. Broad Street tax parcel M33 113, to allow for the use of property as a grooming and boarding kennel.
    The original public hearing, to consider this request, was scheduled for June 17, 2019 but has been cancelled and rescheduled for Monday, July 8, 2019.
    For more information contact Metter City Hall at 912-685-2527 or [email protected]


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

    January 15, 2019 (This meeting has been postponed until January 22, 2019)

    March 12, 2019

    May 21, 2019

    July 16, 2019



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

    June 3, 2019 

    July 1, 2019 

    August 5, 2019

    September 2, 2019

    October 7, 2019

    November 4, 2019

    December 2, 2019






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

    January 17, 2019 

    March 22, 2019 - Arbor Day Celebration 

    May 16, 2019

    July 18, 2019

    September 19, 2019

    November 21, 2019






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

    January 14 2019

    February 11, 2019

    March 11, 2019 This meeting has been rescheduled for March 4, 2019

    April 8, 2019

    May 13, 2019

    June 10, 2019

    July 8, 2019

    August 12, 2019

    September 9, 2019

    October 14, 2019

    November 11, 2019

    December 9, 2019

  • 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 daycare 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]