City of Porterdale

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The City of Porterdale is in the process of completing a public improvment project to upgrade sewer lines in the community utilizing funds from a Community Development Block Grant. To remain compliant with receiving the funding for the grant, the city agrees to share with citizens the link to the


The City of Porterdale is in a six month process to update the Porterdale Comprehensive Plan
Members of the Steering Committee
Mayor Arline Chapman
Council Member Lowell Chambers
City Manager Frank Etheridge
Phillip Bone - Historic Preservation Chair/Porterdale Iniative for Community Housing
Carlos Jonze - Main Street Porterdale/Porterdale Business Alliance3
Michael Patteron -  Chair Porterdale Zoning Commission
Kay Piper - Main Street Porterdale/Porterdale Business Alliance
Adrienne Moore - Resident
Mark Anothy Williams - Resident
Jason Cripps
Josephine Kelly
Will Milligan

The following documents from the steering committee meeting & public hearings are available for review




IMPORTANT NOTICE FROM THE CITY OF PORTERDALE - Burgess Hauling will be picking up Porterdale garbage on Mondays . Trash cans must be out at the street to be collected and ALL trash must be contained within the receptacle to be be picked up. Residents are encouraged to place their trasjh receptacle out on Sunday or by 7:00AM Monday morning. 





City Hall, 2800 Main St

Porterdale, GA

Thursday, October 15, 2020 at 6:30 pm


1)      Call to Order – Mayor Arline Chapman



2)      Invocation – Mayor Arline Chapman

3)      Pledge of Allegiance – Mayor Arline Chapman 


4)      Approval of Agenda


5)      Executive Session - Personnel


6)      Third Reading of an Ordinance To Amend The Provisions Of Section 4-526(a) Of The Code Of Ordinances Providing For Businesses Allowed To Obtain Alcoholic Beverage Amenity Licenses, So As To Permit Businesses Located In And Offering Tours Within The City Of Porterdale To Apply For, Be Issued, And Hold Beer, Wine, And Distilled Spirit Amenity Licenses


7)      Water and Sewer Rate Study – Bill Powell, Georgia Rural Water Association


8)      USDA Sewer Project Update and Financing Discussion


9)      Citizens Comments


10)  Adjournment