Savannah city skyline at dusk


Welcome to Chatham County
Georgia

Tybee lighthouse at dusk

News and Public Notices

News Updates and Required Public Notices

Public Notice
  • 2024
Notice and Explanation of Property Tax Increase

Public hearing on this tax increase to be held at the Commission Meeting Room on the second floor of the Old Courthouse, 124 Bull Street, Savannah, Georgia, on June 28, 2024 at 9:30 a.m.

Link Icon More Info
Public Notice
  • 2024
Notice and Explanation of Property Tax Increase and Current Digest and Five-Year History and Dates for Budget and Millage Hearings

The “Notice of Property Tax Increase” must be written as presented to meet the requirements of Georgia law. Chatham County Board of Commissioners has not tentatively adopted a millage rate.

Link Icon More Info
Public Notice
  • 2024
American Rescue Plan Act

How will the American Rescue Plan Act funds be invested in Chatham County?

Link Icon More Info
News
  • 2024
Floodplain Management Plan Public Meeting

Join us July 16th at 5:30pm virtually or in-person to discuss the Floodplain Management Plan!

Link Icon More Info
News
  • 2024
Chatham County Establishes a Fire Department

On July 1, 2024, Chatham County established its first ever Fire Department.

Link Icon More Info
News
  • 2024
Chatham County, City of Port Wentworth, Habitat for Humanity break ground on affordable housing project

On Monday, June 17, Coastal Empire Habitat for Humanity, the City of Port Wentworth, and Chatham County, took a step toward providing attainable housing for residents of Port Wentworth.

Link Icon More Info
News
  • 2024
Chatham Commission hosts groundbreaking for Multi-Agency Public Safety Facility

The Chatham County Commission and local leaders broke ground gathered at the site of the county’s planned 83,000-square-foot Multi-Agency Public Safety Facility.

Link Icon More Info
Helplines & Emergency Services
  • Sonya L. Jackson
  • 222 W. Oglethorpe Ave.
  • (912) 652-7100
  • (912) 652-7101
  • Email Department
  • Wendy Williamson
  • 133 Montgomery Street
  • (912) 652-7265
  • (912) 652-7262
  • Email Department
  • Holly S. Fields, MAHRM, PHR, SHRM-CP
  • 123 Abercorn St.
  • (912) 652-7925
  • (912) 652-7849
  • 124 Bull Street
  • (912) 652-7878
  • (912) 652-7880
  • Corey Gillenwater
  • 222 W. Oglethorpe Ave.
  • (912) 652-7271
  • (912) 652-7301
  • Email Department