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Posted on: March 29, 2020

CITY INSTRUCTS CHURCHES TO CANCEL

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Your local government along with the regional epidemiologist is advising and requesting that no one has a physical service inside of the any buildings tomorrow . We understand that some are having parking lot services. If you are one of these churches tha...

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City of Douglas News
Posted on: March 24, 2020

THE CITY OF DOUGLAS ISSUES DECLARATION OF LOCAL EMERGENCY

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At the regular Douglas City Commission meeting on Monday, March 23, 2020, Mayor Tony Paulk issued a Declaration of Local Emergency to help stop the spread of the Coronavirus.

Beginning Mar...

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

MAYOR’S MONTHLY MINUTES – MARCH 2020

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Last Sunday, our community awakened to the news of a confirmed Coronavirus case in Coffee County.  On the same day, our community awakened to the news that God is still in control.  “Faith without work is dead.” &...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

CITY OF DOUGLAS MAKES OPERATIONAL CHANGES DUE TO COVID-19

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As our community, and especially the United States are in a unique time in our history confronting and combating the Covid-19 virus (aka CoronaVirus).  The City of Douglas remains committed to providing citizens and customers continued safe and r...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

CITIZENS URGED TO PROTECT THEMSELVES FROM THE CORONAVIRUS

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The City of Douglas urges citizens to protect themselves and their loved ones from the Coronavirus.  Please follow the guidelines set forth by President Trump (https://www.whitehouse.gov/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/03.16.20_coronavirus-guidance_8....

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City of Douglas News
Posted on: March 15, 2020

DOUGLAS CITY COURT IS SUSPENDED ON MARCH 17, 2020 AND APRIL 7, 2020

City Court UPDATED

In light of Chief Justice Melton’s Order Declaring Statewide Judicial Emergency, the Municipal Court for the City of Douglas will suspend its regular court operations scheduled for March 17, 2020 and April 7, 2020. At this time, the Court will r...

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City of Douglas News
Posted on: March 6, 2020

DOUGLAS MAYOR'S YOUTH COUNCIL RECOGNIZES OUTSTANDING YOUTH

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The Douglas Mayor’s Youth Council (DMYC) held its monthly meeting on Thursday, February 20, 2020, at 6pm at City Hall and recognized outstanding youth in the community. The council also heard presentations from the City of Douglas Human Resource...

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City of Douglas News
Posted on: March 5, 2020

CITIZENS’ POLICE ACADEMY OFFERED BY DOUGLAS POLICE DEPARTMENT

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The Douglas Police Department will be conducting a Citizens’ Police Academy course beginning Thursday, April 16, 2020, 6pm, at the Douglas Police Department. The course lasts eight (8) weeks and a light meal and refreshments will be provided. Th...

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Posted on: March 4, 2020

DOUGLAS FIRE DEPARTMENT HOSTS SPARTAN FIREFIGHTER COURSE

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On Saturday February 29, 2020, the city of Douglas Fire Department (DFD) hosted the Georgia Spartan Firefighter Course 20-1 at the DFD Training Facility. This class is 1 day/24 hours and consists of teaching firefighter skills (including fire attack, fire...

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City of Douglas News
Posted on: March 2, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE OF EXCESSIVE B.O.D. AT DOUGLAS WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT

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On February 25, 2020 the City of Douglas wastewater treatment plant experienced a biochemical oxygen demand exceedance of 26.6 mg/L.  The reporting limit is 25 mg/L for a daily BOD sample.  Although all wastewater for that day was proces...

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City of Douglas News
Posted on: February 29, 2020

CITY OF DOUGLAS NOTIFIED BY GEORGIA D.O.T. OF ROADWORK TO BEGIN MONDAY, MARCH 2, 2020

The Georgia Department of Transportation has notified the City of Douglas that contractors are scheduled to begin work the week of March 2, 2020 on pavement preservation and repair that will help maintain state routes and improve riding quality in Coffee,...

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City of Douglas News
Posted on: February 14, 2020

DOUGLAS AMONG SIX COMMUNITIES RECOGNIZED DURING PLANFIRST DAY AT CAPITOL

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On February 4, 2020, the City of Douglas, along with the cities of Dallas, Duluth, Powder Springs, Vidalia, and Oconee County, received PlanFirst designations from the Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA). This program recognizes and rewards comm...

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City of Douglas News
Posted on: January 14, 2020

INTERESTED IN MAKING A DIFFERENCE IN DOUGLAS AND COFFEE COUNTY - BECOME A VOLUNTEER ON A CITY BOARD

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Do you want to help make a difference in the City of Douglas?  The City of Douglas is searching for motivated individuals, who want to make a difference in the community, to serve on several volunteer boards and committees.

The City of Douglas is...

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City of Douglas News
Posted on: April 12, 2019

Bridge Construction Requires Yearlong Detour

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State Route (SR) 158/Douglas Highway in Ware County is scheduled to close Monday, April 29 and remain closed for a year while the bridges over the Satilla River (Sgt. Jerry Bagley Memorial Bridge), the Satilla River Overflow, and Fullwood Creek are replac...

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City of Douglas News

News Flash

Posted on: March 28, 2020

CITY INSTRUCTS CHURCHES TO CANCEL

Church Closing

Your local government along with the regional epidemiologist is advising and requesting that no one has a physical service inside of the any buildings tomorrow . We understand that some are having parking lot services. If you are one of these churches tha...

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Emergency Alert
Posted on: March 24, 2020

THE CITY OF DOUGLAS ISSUES DECLARATION OF LOCAL EMERGENCY

State of Emergency

En Espanol (pdf)  DECLARACIÓN DE EMERGENCIA LOCAL - Spanish (pdf)

At the regular Douglas City Commission meeting on Monday, March 23, 2020, Mayor Tony Paulk issued a Declaration of Local Emergency to help stop the spread of the Coronavi...

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Additional Info... Emergency Alert

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Posted on: April 24, 2019

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

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News Flash

Posted on: March 29, 2020

CITY INSTRUCTS CHURCHES TO CANCEL

Church Closing

Your local government along with the regional epidemiologist is advising and requesting that no one has a physical service inside of the any buildings tomorrow . We understand that some are having parking lot services. If you are one of these churches tha...

Read on...

Highlights
Posted on: March 24, 2020

THE CITY OF DOUGLAS ISSUES DECLARATION OF LOCAL EMERGENCY

State of Emergency

En Espanol (pdf)  DECLARACIÓN DE EMERGENCIA LOCAL - Spanish (pdf)

At the regular Douglas City Commission meeting on Monday, March 23, 2020, Mayor Tony Paulk issued a Declaration of Local Emergency to help stop the spread of the Coronavi...

Read on...

Additional Info... Highlights
Posted on: March 23, 2020

MAYOR’S MONTHLY MINUTES – MARCH 2020

MayorsMonthlyMinutes

Last Sunday, our community awakened to the news of a confirmed Coronavirus case in Coffee County.  On the same day, our community awakened to the news that God is still in control.  “Faith without work is dead.” &...

Read on...

Additional Info... Highlights
Posted on: March 20, 2020

CITY OF DOUGLAS MAKES OPERATIONAL CHANGES DUE TO COVID-19

COD Logo 1895 BW 2014

As our community, and especially the United States are in a unique time in our history confronting and combating the Covid-19 virus (aka CoronaVirus).  The City of Douglas remains committed to providing citizens and customers continued safe and r...

Read on...

Additional Info... Highlights
Posted on: March 17, 2020

CITIZENS URGED TO PROTECT THEMSELVES FROM THE CORONAVIRUS

32_Coronavirus_CDC

The City of Douglas urges citizens to protect themselves and their loved ones from the Coronavirus. Please follow the guidelines set forth by President Trump https://www.whitehouse.gov/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/03.16.20_coronavirus-guidance_8.5x11_315PM....

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Highlights
Posted on: March 15, 2020

DOUGLAS CITY COURT IS SUSPENDED ON MARCH 17, 2020 AND APRIL 7, 2020

City Court UPDATED

In light of Chief Justice Melton’s Order Declaring Statewide Judicial Emergency, the Municipal Court for the City of Douglas will suspend its regular court operations scheduled for March 17, 2020 and April 7, 2020.  At this time, the Co...

Read on...

Highlights
Posted on: March 5, 2020

CITIZENS’ POLICE ACADEMY OFFERED BY DOUGLAS POLICE DEPARTMENT

Citizen Police Academy Logo

The Douglas Police Department will be conducting a Citizens’ Police Academy course beginning Thursday, April 16, 2020, 6pm, at the Douglas Police Department. The course lasts eight (8) weeks and a light meal and refreshments will be provided. Th...

Read on...

Additional Info... Highlights