2024 State of the City Address Video

Mayor’s Address



PRESS RELEASE

On January 25, 2024, the City of Commerce requested assistance from the Georgia Bureau of Investigations to look into arrests made by Officer Jacob Wood. On February 13, 2024, the City of Commerce received a response from the GBI stating that a criminal investigation into the matter involving Officer Wood would not be warranted at this time as there does not seem to be a prosecutable crime which has been committed. The Commerce Police Department’s internal inquiry into...



Water Main Break

Update: Thanks to quick response from Commerce Water Department and Commerce Police Department with assistance from Public Works and Gas , the leak was isolated between valves and water restored to nearly all customers. Crews will continue to be on site until all work is completed. Also, big thanks to community partner Huber Wood Products for their assistance with this issue! #OneCommerce This morning the city had a water main break in the area of Hwy 98 and Westwood. Crews are on...



2023 City of Commerce Surplus Sale Items

Surplus Items The City of Commerce has the following Surplus items For Sale. Vehicles and equipment may be seen at the Commerce City Shop, 211 Waterworks Road, between the hours of 9:00am and 12:00pm February 1 thru February 14, 2024, other items may be reviewed by appointment. All bids must be in a sealed envelope with name, address, contact number and amount of bid with the item description on bid sheet. (Bid sheets are available at city hall) All bids must be received at Commerce City...



City Offices Closed January 15, 2024 for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

City offices will be closed on January 15,2024. Please call 706.335.3164, if you have any utility emergency and after hours staff will assist you. Waste Pro will be running normal hours and routes, please have bins to the curb by 6:00am on January 15, 2024.



Elected Officials Swearing In Ceremony

The City of Commerce will be hosting the Elected Officials Swearing In Ceremony on December 28, 2023 at 6:30pm, at the Commerce Cultural Center. The following will take the oath of office: Mayor Clark Hill Councilman Mark Fitzpatrick, Ward 3 Councilman Bobby Redmon, Ward 4 Councilwoman Roshuanda Merritt, Ward 5 Nathan Anderson, District 1 Commerce Board of Education Matthew Dean, District 4, Commerce Board of Education Cory Griffith, District 5, Commerce Board of...



Garbage Pickup and City Holiday Hours

The City of Commerce offices will be closed December 22, 2023 thru December 25, 2023 and reopen on December 26, 2023. If residents have any utility emergency, please call 706-335-3164 and after hours staff will assist. Waste Pro will not be running trucks on December 25, 2023 and January 1, 2024; please have bins to the curb by 6:00am on December 26, 2023 and January 2, 2024; this will be a heavy garbage days due to the holiday, please leave bins out at the curb; trucks may have to make multiple...



Election Results form the November 7, 2023 General Election

MAYOR Clark Hill (I) 847 COUNCILMAN WARD III Mark Fitzpatrick (I) 147 Alicia Vargas 67 COUNCILMAN WARD IV Bobby Redmon 299 COUNCILMAN WARD V Roshuanda Adams Merritt 72 Ronald Silver 51 Mary Vitug 68 SCHOOL BOARD DISTRICT III Matthew Dean 191 SCHOOL BOARD DISTRICT IV Kyle E. Moore 295 SCHOOL BOARD DISTRICT V Cory Griffith 159 SPECIAL SCHOOL BOARD DISTRICT I Nathan Anderson 83 SPECIAL GENERAL OBLIGATON BONDS Yes 484 No...



Unified Development Code (UDC)

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