Street paving will begin Monday, January 7th on Woodlawn, Oakwood and Pierce. We ask that when work begins on your street, you refrain from parking vehicles on the street. Any vehicles left on the street will be towed at the owner's expense.

If you have any questions or concerns please contact Chatham County Department of Engineering at (912) 653-7800.


Mayor and Council approved proposed Water, Sewer and Sanitation rate increases 06/13/2018.  New Rates took effect September 2018 billing with August 2018 water usage.

See New Utility Fee Schedule below:




Town Hall
2821 River Drive
Thunderbolt, GA 31404
(912) 354-5533

Municipal Court
(912) 629-4667

Police Department
(912) 354-3818

Police After Hours
(912) 652-6500
*Ask for Thunderbolt Officer

Chatham County
Animal Control

(912) 652-6575

Chatham County
Emergency Managemen
(912) 201-4500

Town Information Line
(912) 651-3855
Citizens can call our
Town Information Line
to get communication information, updates on projects, or scheduled water shut offs notices.

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  • Utility Billing Online Payments Available! Click Here 
  • New Utilty Rates effective September 2018 Billing