BLACKSHEAR

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PO Box 268
Blackshear GA 31516

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Phone:

(912) 449-7000

Fax:

(912) 449-7002

www.blackshearga.com

At a Glance

Population (official):

3,445

Population (Estimate):

3,527

Year of Incorporation:

1859

RC:

Southern Georgia

GMA District:

11

County:

PIERCE

Hours & Meeting Times

City Hall Operating Hours:

9 to 5; M - F

Government Meets:

2nd Tuesday

Elected Officials

Mayor

Mr. Kevin Grissom

Council Member

Mr. Timmy Sapp

Council Member

Mr. Keith P. Brooks

Mayor Pro Tem

Mr. Charles Broady

Council Member

Mr. Corey Lesseig

Council Member

Mr. Shawn Godwin

Council Member

Mr. Linda Dennison

Appointed Officials

Attorney

Mr. Adam Ferrell

City Clerk

Ms. Jenny Grant

Other Officials*

Police Chief

Mr. Christopher Wright

Fire Chief

Mr. Bucky Goble

City Engineer

Water Supt.

Mr. Wallace Tomlinson

Sanitation Supt.

Mr. Wallace Tomlinson

Public Works Director

Mr. Wallace Tomlinson

Municipal Court Judge

Mr. Dan Bennett

Municipal Court Clerk

Ms. Angel Robson

Community Development

Ms. Bethany Strickland

Downtown Manager

Ms. Bethany Strickland

* Functional titles only. Actual titles may vary from city to city.

State Senate

Senate District 7

Senator Tyler Harper

Website

State House

House District 178

Representative Steven Meeks

Website

Related News

Council nixes attendance-based pay policy

July 29, 2020
Blackshear Times

Blackshear council approves budget

July 1, 2020
Blackshear Times

City reduces water, sewer bill late fees

June 17, 2020
Blackshear Times

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