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NOTICE: McIntyre is under a Level 1 Drought Response: In order to conserve water outside watering is allowed only between 4:00pm and 10:00 am. This applies to both commercial and residential water use, also keep in mind to regularly check for and repair leaks inside and outside. Don't leave tap running when shaving, brushing teeth and face washing. Only water your landscape when necessary and adjust sprinklers so only your lawn is watered and not the house, sidewalk or street.

NOTICE: 2015 CCR Annual Water Quality Report are available at City Hall located at 102 Railroad Street.

Water bills are due on the 15th of each month, a late penalty of $5.00 applies after the 15th, Termination date is the 28th of the current month, bills will need to be paid prior to the 28th, Reconnect fee is $35.00 and is applied to terminated accounts for non-payment. Bill will have to be paid in full to have water restored.

The city of McIntyre strives to offer its citizens the highest quality of service and a safe water system.


Council meetings are the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month, beginning at 5:00PM, If you would like to be placed on the Agenda for topics, you must call City Hall at 478-946-2037 prior to the meeting date.

Municipal Court is held the 1st Tuesday of each month at 5:00pm. Ralph Jackson is the honorable Judge, and any discussions pertaining to the court date will need to be discussed either with the Clerk of Court Pamela Roberts at 478-946-2037, or Chief Wayne Amerson at 478-946-3483.

May Day Festival is May 6th, 2017 beginning at 10am. For More information please contact Linda Sanders at 478-946-2037. Applications are also available on the website. T-Shirts are pre-order only this year. Children to XL are $10.00, 1X and up are $13.00.

council minutes 5/21/12


May 21, 2012

5:00 p.m.


City of McIntyre

102 Railroad Street (P. O. 38)

McIntyre, Georgia 31042

Regular: Council Meeting


Presiding: Mayor, Vickie Horne


Present: Council Members and Clerk

Eugene Moore

Katherine Scott

John Carswell

Vickie Mixon

Pamela Roberts



Rico Myrick








Order of Business                                             


Call to order

Mayor Horne – Welcome to regular scheduled meeting

Eugene Moore – Prayer


MOTION was made to approve the minutes by Moore.

Seconded by Carswell.

Error notification in minutes by Beverly Clark, East Wilkinson Library. (ref. to managing in red instead of black)


MOTION was made to approve the minutes with a correction by Moore.

Seconded by Carswell.

Discussion – none.

No opposition, motion carries.


MOTION was made to approve the Executive session by Carswell.

Seconded by Scott.

No opposition, motion carries.


Approval requested for Public Hearing held by Regional Commission with Robert Smith for transmit of resolution by Roberts.


Explanation of Public Hearing by Robert Smith.


MOTION was made to approve the resolution by Moore.

Seconded by Scott.

No opposition, motion carries.





Library Research – construction of East Wilkinson County Library, presented documents.

McIntyre did not build EWCL, EWCL was built through grant funds.

For two libraries (Irwinton and Gordon)

Total cost   State of GA            County Com.        School

$514,380.       $462,942.              $25,719.                 $25,719.

$242,743. – EWCL

Reconsideration of funds to be issued to the library.


MOTION  was made to give the library the additional $7000 stated in the budget by Moore.

Seconded by Carswell.

Discussion – other avenues concerning funds for the library.

No opposition, motion carries.


Suggestion made by Carswell concerning how money should be disbursed to the library in future.


Striping – Asbell, Macon Rd, Julian Roberts, Vinson Rd, Railroad St, and Old Irwinton RD.

Quote for $7600.

Budget considered $7000.                                     

Mayor asked if the SPLOST could be used for the purpose of striping the roads.

Will ask county to use motor grader.

Will have to clean edges.


Dilapidated Houses – removal and cleanup.


Landscaping – sprinkler system heads broken and not working right.

Quote of $50./hr, will replace sprinkler heads and give invoice for new heads .

Moore stated that Mark says there may be some sprinkler heads in the water department.

Mayor asked how long would the job take.

John asked if it would be an eight hour job, Mr. Moore stated yes.

Question to consider other, other option made to have our people do the job.

Question concerning equipment, will see if our people can do the job before decision is made.


Bids – landscaping grounds.

Question concerning bid by the Mayor, as to whether the bids were estimated or proposed.

Statement of bid by Moore.                      

No vote made on bid advertisement.

Presentation of sketch by Moore.

Pressure washing bid presented.

Question concerning amount in bid got bid amount $6690., Moore stated that he can possibly get a reduction.

Bid to remain on table until determination is made.



Classes for cpr, trying to get Heart Of Georgia Technical out of Savannah to come and teach depending on how much the charge, since the prior class quote was too high. (Note Correction should read Sandersville, instead of Savannah)



Spray for mosquitos – asked if we have sprayed for the year.

Sprayer is torn up, we have someone coming on Tuesday to service it.


David McCree

Dilapidate houses – is checking into the issue to see what can be done about the houses.





Trucks – gave an update as to when the trucks would be in.

Stated that they will be in any day.



Park, AC unit has gone out, received a quotefrom Sappe’s for $4300.

Prior quote was given 18 months ago from Sappe’s.

Mixon pointed out the second quote amount on the quote for $3950.

One for AC with electric heat and the other for a two ton heat pump.


Motor grader, to see if the county can get one for the city for the purpose of cutting down edges.


Moving playground equipment, old swings, etc.

Have road and water crew do it, but will have to consider overtime.


Mayday – donations from car show proceeds

Discussion concerning how the donations are to be handled.

Proceeds have not been issued at present.



Suggestion made by Mayor to keep the donations for someone in the city of McIntyre.


MOTION was made to split the proceeds from car show between a citizen of McIntyre and Asia Smith by Carswell.

Seconded by Scott

No opposition, motion carries.






Ms. Allen – concerns of street lights on her street being fixed. (Correction to name- should read Ms. Martin)


Ms. Underwood – concerns of dips in road on railroad street.

Moore will look into the issue.

Status on the fire hydrant, Mayor stated that we are working on it.

Rico is not present, but he has quotes.


Ms. Shinholster – concerns of potholes on Vinson RD needing to be repaired.

Concerns of the potholes have been turned in to LARP, Moore will check on issue.


Expression of appreciation for the funds being given to the EWCL.


Beverly Clark – open invitation to council members to join the EWCL council, with Katherine Scott volunteering to become a member.


MOTION  was made to adjourn by Mixon.

Seconded by Carwell.                                          

No opposition, motion carries. 

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Mayor                                                                  Attest








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