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If you are interested in serving your local community, the City of Griffin has several boards that you can join.  For most boards, appointments are made at the beginning of each calendar year, but vacancies do arise throughout the year. Nominees must be willing and able to attend meetings.  If appointment, nominees must be able to review multifaceted material and make complex decisions.

To submit a nomination for vacant appointments, fill out the nomination form below or contact the city manager's office at 229-6408.  Completed forms should be returned to the City Manager’s office in the third floor of city hall.






Vacancies will occur on the following City Boards, effective January 2021.  Nominees must be willing and able to attend meetings. Appointees must be able to review multifaceted material and make complex decisions. Interested persons may apply or nominate appointees by completing a “Nomination for Appointment” form and submitting it to the City Manager’s Office no later than 12 noon, Friday, January 8, 2021.  Appointments will be considered at the first Board meeting of the year, January 12, 2021.  Forms may be obtained at the City Manager’s Office – City Hall, 100 South Hill Street – 3rd Floor, by emailing:, or by visiting the City’s website, Forms may be accompanied by resumes and references at the discretion of the nominee / nominator.


City Board/Commission/Authority              # Vacancies Term Expires Meets
Environmental Council, Griffin                      3 3 Year 12/31/2023 1st Thu ea Month/City Hall
Ethics Board, Griffin – Districts/Mayor Appointments                     7 Annual 12/31/2021 As Needed, City Courtroom
Griffin-Spalding Airport Authority  1 1 Year 12/31/2021 2nd Mo. ea mo @One Griffin Center
Griffin-Spalding Development Authority 2 3 Year 12/31/2023 2nd Thu ea Month/GSDA Office
Griffin-Spalding Hospital Authority                        1 4 Year 12/31/2024 4th Mon. ea Month/Welcome Center
Griffin Downtown Development Authority                                 2 4 Year 12/31/2024 3rd Tues Monthly/Welcome Center
Griffin Historic Preservation Commission                        3 3 Year 12/31/2023 2nd/4th Wednesday Each Month / City Hall
Griffin Housing Authority (Business Representative)               1 5 Year 12/31/2025 2nd Wednesday Each Month / Housing Authority Office
Griffin Housing Authority (Resident-)  1 Annual 12/31/2021 2nd Wednesday Each Month / Housing Authority Office
                                             GSHA Recommends        
Griffin-Spalding Landbank Authority 2 4 Year 12/31/2024 2nd Thurs ea. Month/Lewis Mills House
Griffin Main Street Program (Business Property Owner) 1 3 Year 12/31/2023 4th Wednesday Each Month / Welcome Center
Griffin Main Street Program (At-Large Member) 1 2 Year 12/31/2022 4th Wednesday Each Month / Welcome Center
Griffin-Spalding Area Transportation Committe, City 2 Annual 12/31/2021 3rd Wednesday Odd Months / County Annex 
Spalding Collaborative Auth. For Families & Children, Inc. 1 2 Year 12/31/2022 2nd Wed Monthly/Wellstar Hospital
Pension Committee (Active Employee & Retiree) 2 Annual 12/31/2021 Last Wednesday 1st Month Each Quarter / City Hall
Planning & Zoning Board - Griffin 3 3 Year 12/31/2023 3rd Monday Each Month / City Hall
(Districts 2 & 5, At Large)        
Three Rivers Area Agency on Aging 2 3 Year 12/31/2023 4 Times Per year

**Nominations are accepted for these appointments; however, since these are district appointments, they are not required to meet the process requirements of the CIty's adopted policy for advertising board vacancies, and they will be appointed ot their Districts by their respective Commissioners.....not the Board as a whole. 


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Contact Numbers

Operator: 770-229-6400
Central Services: 770-229-6421
Customer Service: 770-229-6403
Environmental Hotline: 770-229-6625
Planning & Development: 770-233-4130
Police Department: 770-229-6450
Narcotics Tip Line: 678-692-0452
Public Works: 770-229-6603
For Power/Water Outages Call: 770-229-6406
National Human Trafficking Resource Center: 1-888-373-7888