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Call for Special Election

PUBLIC NOTICE CALL FOR SPECIAL ELECTION CITY OF SANDERSVILLE Notice is hereby given that a Special Election for the City of Sandersville shall be held on November 4, 2014 to fill the unexpired term of City Council District 4 caused by the resignation of J. Neil Pittman. Qualifying for the special election shall be held at the Sandersville City Hall, 141 West Haynes Street, Sandersville, GA. beginning at 8:30 a.m. on August 6, 2014 and ending at 4:30 p.m. on August 8, 2014. The qualifying fee shall be $180.00 The last day to register and be eligible to vote in this election will be October 6, 2014. Advance voting will be held at the Washington County Courthouse October 13, 2014 through October 31, 2014. The polls will be open on Election Day from 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.

Posted by: Karrie Brown on Jul 18, 2014
Last Modified by: Karrie Brown on Jul 18, 2014

Garbage Services Changed

Residential and commercial garbage services is now provided by Precision Waste. For route information, please contact City Hall 478-552-2525 or visit their website:
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The City’s guidelines for these services are listed below.


  • Place container at curbside by 6 a.m on collection day
  • All garbage must be placed in the 95 gallon cart provided by Precision Waste
  • No pick up holidays: New Year’s Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, service will take place one day later for that day and the remainder of the week following the holiday.


  • Picked up on THURSDAY of each week *Limited to 2 bulk waste items per week*
  • Place bulky waste at curbside by 6:00am on collection day
  • Bulky waste consists of stoves, water heaters , washing machines, dryers, furniture, and other non-compostable trash.
  • Does not include construction debris, dead animals, appliances containing freon

The City of Sandersville provides refuse, recycling, and yard waste collections to all businesses, industries and residences within the city service area. Most of these services are contracted to Precision Waste.

Posted by: Karrie Brown on Dec 11, 2013
Last Modified by: Southfire Admin on Mar 5, 2014