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City Clerk

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1. Where do I register to vote?
2. When are City elections held?
3. How Do I Get Started?
4. Where do I vote?
5. When are the City Council meetings held?
6. What is the City of Douglasville's Prayer Policy?

Code Enforcement

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1. Where can I obtain a yard sale permit or temporary sign permit?
2. As a business, I want to hold an outdoor event. What must I do?
3. Where can I obtain a business license?
4. I want to sell things door to door for a limited amount of time. Do I still need a business license?
5. What if I am a not for profit entity?
6. When I get my business license, how should I display it?
7. What is a junked or abandoned vehicle?
8. If I see a code violation, how can I report it?
9. Is there somewhere I can find what the city codes and ordinances are?
10. What is considered a prohibited sign?
11. Does Douglasville have a grass ordinance?
12. What area is the Douglasville Code Enforcement Division responsible for?
13. I have a tractor/trailer. Is there anywhere in the city I am not supposed to park?

Court Services Division

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1. Where is court located?
2. Is it mandatory that I appear in court?
3. Will there be a Spanish-speaking interpreter for me on my court date?
4. Can I pay my fine before court?
5. What happens if I miss my court date?
6. Can you pay your fine at court and leave?
7. What if I do not have the full payment, but I wanted to dispose of my case today?
8. What about my right to a Trial by Jury?
9. What is a bench trial?
10. What if I want to enter a plea of Guilty or Nolo Contendere?
11. If I plea not guilty on my court date, will the case be tried that same day?
12. Can I handle my not guilty plea before my assigned arraignment date?
13. How do I request a public defender? Can I do this before my assigned arraignment date?
14. How can I obtain a continuance?

Frequently Asked Alcohol Questions

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1. How do I apply for an alcoholic beverage certificate?
2. Do I renew my alcoholic beverage certificate annually?
3. If I sell my business, who do I notify?
4. If I close my business, who do I notify?

Frequently Asked Business Questions

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1. Do I renew my occupational tax certificate annually?
2. If I move my business from one location to another location inside the City of Douglasville, who do I contact?
3. If I close or sell my business, who do I notify?

General

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1. Where is City Hall located?
2. What is the City's mailing address?
3. What are your hours?
4. Where can I pay my traffic citation?
5. Where can I purchase my business license?
6. Where can I get a building permit?

Planning & Zoning

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1. What is the Liveable Centers Initiative (LCI) Program?
2. What is the process for transportation projects to be developed?
3. What is the cost of transportation projects?
4. Why does road construction take so long?

Police Department

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1. I was a victim of a crime. When will I be able to get my property back?
2. I was a victim of a crime. When will I hear from a detective?
3. How can I find out about gang activity and learn about gangs?
4. Is the police department doing anything proactive to deal with gangs?
5. How long will it take for me to get my accident report?
6. Will the accident report list what driver was at fault?
7. When can I get police and accident reports?
8. Does it cost anything for a police or accident report?
9. How do I obtain an Alcohol Serving Permit?
10. What is the city ordinance concerning Alcohol Serving Permits?
11. Where can I get fingerprinted for a job application which requires fingerprints?

Sanitation

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1. How do I start my sanitation service?
2. What are my sanitation options/rates?
3. Is there a special program available for senior adults?
4. What time will my garbage be picked up?
5. How am I billed for my sanitation service?
6. What do I do with excess garbage that will not fit in my cart?
7. Where do I get the City Sanitation Stickers for my excess garbage?
8. What is the fee for curbside recycling?
9. When is my curbside recycling picked up?
10. Will you pick up appliances or bulky items?
11. What are the Spring and Fall Cleanup Weeks?
12. Do I need to call for a special pickup for my yard waste?
13. Why was my garbage not picked up?