Marriage license are not issued by the City of Jackson. To obtain a marriage license in Butts County, contact the Butts County Probate Court at 770.775.8204.
How do I get my limbs and yard debris hauled off?
In order to have limbs and yard debris hauled off, place the limbs and yard debris at the curb and call the public works department at 770-775-3198.
How do I inquire about a ticket and where do I go to pay a ticket?
Information on tickets issued by City of Jackson can be obtained by calling the Jackson Police Department at 770.775.7878. Tickets may be paid at the Police Station located at 116 Byars Street or may be mailed to:
Jackson Police Department
Attn: Court Clerk
P.O. Box 838
Jackson, GA 30233
What day are utilities disconnected for non-payment?
Utility bills are due on the 10th of each month. Service is discontinued after the 20th. Reinstatement charge is $30.00. Failure to receive your bill does not exempt customer from penalty for late payment.
When are utility bills due?
All utility bills are due on the 10th of every month.
How do I get garbage service?
Garbage service is optional. No deposit is required. The cost is $7.75 per cart for residential and $12.50 per cart for commercial.
How do I transfer service within the City?
In order to transfer service within the City you must come to City Hall, fill out appropriate paperwork and pay a $20 transfer fee. An additional deposit may be required.
How do I disconnect service?
In order to disconnect service you must come in and fill out a disconnect form.
Do I have to be present to connect service?
Yes. In an effort to protect your property, someone must be inside the property in order for the City of Jackson to connect utilities.
When are appointments available for connection of services?
The City of Jackson sets appointments to connect utilities Monday - Friday from 11AM - 5PM. Same day service is available if appointment is made before 4:30PM.
Am I required to run a credit check?
If you do not wish to have a credit check run to determine your deposit amount then you may elect to pay the maximum deposit amount. For Water & Electric - $350 and Water Only - $100.
How much is a utility deposit?
Deposits are based on the results of a credit report. For $5, a Customer Service Representative will run a credit report. The results of the credit report are color coded and the deposit amount is based on the color result.
For Water and Electric Deposits:
Green - No Deposit
Yellow - $175
Red - $350
For Water Only Deposits:
Green or Yellow - $50
Red - $100
How do I get utilities connected?
To get utilities connected you must come to City Hall, fill out & sign a contract, pay $5 to run a credit check, and pay a deposit. After all these are done, then you may set an appointment to have your utilities connected.