Welcome to Decatur County Decatur County, Georgia


Contact Information


Decatur County, GA
P.O. Box 726
Bainbridge, GA 39818

Phone: 1-229-248-3030

Fax: 1-229-246-2062

Email us: dorothywimberly@bellsouth.net

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Decatur County Emergency Management Agency Co-Directors:
Fire Chief Charlie McCann, 229-248-3012
E-911 Director Tonya Griffin, 229-248-3860
For emergencies, call 911

Hurricane season runs from June 1 through November 30

Click here for NOAA National Weather Service site.

Click here for tips on general emergency preparedness.

Click here for FEMA hurricane preparedness/recovery information, or GEMA, Georgia Emergency Management Agency.

Click here for information on pandemic flu and other community health risks (Go to the "home" drop-down menu on the Georgia Health District 8 site and select the Preparedness category.)

Citizens with questions regarding flood preparedness should contact Decatur County Emergency Management at 229-248-3869

U.S. Geological Survey real-time data from Flint River streamgage at Bainbridge

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, National Response Center, Oil and Toxic Chemical Spills:
Phone: 202-267-2675
Toll Free: 1-800-424-8802

NRC Web Site

Regional EPA Emergency Operations Center
Phone 404-562-8700.

Note: The spill hotlines are for emergencies ONLY, including threats to human health, aquatic or amphibious animals, drinking water and public safety.

Georgia Poison Control Center
Phone: 1-800-282-5846

U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission site

U.S. Department of Energy site

To return to the Department and Agencies page, click here.




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The Board of Commissioners meets twice a month, on the second and fourth Tuesday. The meeting on the second Tuesday of each month is held at 9 a.m. and the one on the fourth Tuesday of each month is held at 7 p.m.

The Next Meeting of the Decatur County Board of Commissioners is Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:00 PM in the Administration Building.



Deadline: Noon Friday, April 18, 2014


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Decatur County Industrial Park

Quality Water Report

Natural Gas Awareness

Natural Gas Awareness

Keep Decatur County Beautiful

Join KDCB, Decatur County and GA Forestery at the Decatur County Senior Center located at 402 W Water Street for planting of Arbor Day tree. Friday, February 21, 2014 at 9:30 a.m.






Homeland Security Advisory System
Advisory Alert - Click image for more detailed information...