City Council

Meetings

  • Working Session begins at 5:30 p.m.
  • City Council meeting begins at 6:00 p.m.
  • The 2nd Monday of each month in sessions open to the public.
  • City Hall
    Council Chambers
    103 Old Wrightsboro Road
    Grovetown, GA 30813

Agendas


Agendas are available prior to meetings.
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Be on Council Agenda


To be on the City Council meeting agenda, you must first fill out the City Council Agenda Request Form (PDF).

Members


The City Council is comprised of a mayor and 4 members elected at-large to 4-year terms. Council members served staggered terms.

These elected officials are private citizens from all walks of life. Not only are they residents of our city, but they are also willing public servants who take very seriously their roles as representatives of our community. Take a moment to meet the Mayor and members of our City Council.

Member
Position
Address
Phone Number
Gary Jones
Mayor
201 3rd Avenue 706-863-9158
Vickie Cook
Council Member
207 5th Avenue
706-863-4576
Sylvia Martin
Council Member
304 Hardy Drive
706-863-4576
Eric Blair
Council Member
300 Taylor Circle 706-863-4576
Dennis Trudeau
Council Member
404 Williams Street
706-863-4576

Responsibilities


The City Council enacts ordinances and resolutions, adopts an annual budget, establishes the tax levy and otherwise takes such actions as are "necessary for the security, welfare, convenience and interest of the city." The authority and duties of the Council are delineated in the City Charter.

The City Council is the governing body of the City of Grovetown with direct responsibility for the formulation of City Policy. General responsibilities of the City Council include:
  • Hearing views of the public on matters concerning city operations
  • Defining the policy and goals of the city
  • Improving the programs and organizations for achieving city goals and purposes
  • Deciding how the financial resources of the city will be used
  • Communicating the goals and concerns of the city to other legislative bodies
  • Enacting all ordinances