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Contact Information


Decatur County, Georgia
P.O. Box 726
Bainbridge, Georgia 39818
Phone: 1-229-248-3030
Fax: 1-229-246-2062

Email us: leslie@decaturcountyga.gov

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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 meet twice a month, the second Tuesday at 9 a.m. and on the fourth Tuesday at 7 p.m.

The next meeting of the Decatur County Board of Commissioners is Tuesday, April  14, 2015 at 9:00 AM in the Administration Building.


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County Administrator

Public Notice - Industrial Park

Public Notice drinking water.

Water Quality Report


Craig Smith






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