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News and Information


  • Southside Pressure Project is scheduled for completion in February 2018. This project will address low pressure issues on the south side of the city near and around Ingles Grocery Store.

  • Due to the extended frigid temperatures, the City is experiencing frequent water main ruptures. Staff is addressing these problems as quickly as possible. Expect construction and patchy road conditions until all repairs can be made.

Public Notices


The Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD) is considering the modification of an NPDES permit for the following applicant, subject to specific pollutant limitations and special conditions:

City of Commerce, Post Office Box 348, Commerce, GA 30529, NPDES Permit No. GA0026247, for the Northside Water Pollution Control Plant located at 578 W.E. King Road, Commerce, Georgia 30529. The permit is being modified to include effluent limitations and monitoring requirements for a new satellite pretreatment facility.

Only the conditions subject to modification are open to public comment. Persons wishing to comment upon or object to the proposed determinations are invited to submit same in writing to the EPD address below, or via e-mail at, no later than thirty (30) days after this notification. Ifyou choose to e-mail your comments, please be sure to include the words "NPDES permit modification: City of Commerce - Northside WPCP - GA0026247 (Jackson County)" in the subject line to ensure that your comments will be forwarded to the correct staff. All comments received prior to or on that date will be considered in the formulation of final determinations for these permits. A public hearing may be held where the EPD Director finds a significant degree of public interest in a proposed permit or group of permits. Additional information regarding public hearing procedures is available by writing the Environmental Protection Division.

A fact sheet or copy of the draft permit is available by writing the Environmental Protection Division. The permit application, draft permit, and other information are available for review at 2 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, Suite 1152 East, Atlanta, Georgia, 30334 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. For additional information contact: Benoit Causse, Wastewater Regulatory Program at (404) 463-1511.

Please bring this to the attention of persons who you know will be interested in this matter.




The City of Commerce has the following Surplus items For Sale.  Vehicles and equipment may be seen at the Commerce City Shop, 211 Waterworks Road, between the hours of 9:00am and 12:00pm February 12 thru February 15, 2018.   All other items can be seen at the Commerce Civic Center, 110 State Street between the hours of 9:00am until 12:00 pm February 12, thru February 15, 2018.    All bids must be in a sealed envelope with name, address, contact number and amount of bid with the item description on bid sheet.  All bids must be received at Commerce City Hall; NO bids will be accepted after 9:00am on February 16, 2018. Bids will be opened at 11:00 am on February 16, 2018 in the conference room of city hall. The City of Commerce has the right to refuse any and all bids. All items are sold ‘AS IS”.  Payment is expected on February 16, 2018.

Question call Sandra Haggard, City Clerk 706-336-3288.Computers: Note All Computers have had the hard drives removed and have no software discs available.

    • Dell Latitude Laptop 3440 (Has Critical Battery Failure)
    • Gateway Server Tower ALR 7200 (tower only)
    • HP Proliant ML 350 G6 (tower only)
    • HP Proliant ML 350 G6 (tower only)
    • HP Proliant ML 350 (tower only)
    • HP Compaq DC 7900 Small Form Factor (tower only)
    • HP Compaq DC 5800 Micro Tower (tower only)
    • Apple IPhone 6s 32gb model A1688 with Otterbox (no charger)
    • Apple iPhone 5 16gb A1533 (no charger)

    • Dishwasher (does not work)
    • Single door fridge
    • Piano (up right)
    • Stand alone projector
    • Ice machine (doesn’t work)
    • Amps/Equalizers
    • Vacuum Cleaner
    • Plotter HP-Y2 Model#C7780B  Serial # SG56AB201P
    • 2 Green Chairs
    • 2000 F-150  1FT2F1725YNB1009
    • 1998 F-150 1FTZF1723WNB355598
    • 2001 Ford Explorer 1FMZU62E412A54353
    • 1999 Sterling Street Sweeper 49M6WFAA8YHA52283 (a reserve bid will be place on this item)
    • 4 Lawn Mowers and one pressure washer (to be sold as one deal)
    • 1 Salt Spreader
    • 1 Push Scrape Blade
    • 1 Engine Hoist
    • 1 Green Generator

The City of Commerce is soliciting any and all interested parties to review the information in the link below and submit a bid package for the construction of a waste water pretreatment facility to support industrial development. This project is partially funded through the U.S. Department of Commerce Economic Development Administration.

Waste Water Pretreatment Facility


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