Thunderbolt Mayor and Council will discuss proposed Utility Rate Structures at the

October 14, 2020 Council Meeting. Rate Changes will be voted on in the November 2020 Council Meeting. Council meetings are open to the public in person if space allows (due to COVID-19 restrictions). Call In participation is also available. Please refer to the Agenda under the Council Meetings tab above for Call In information. Click here for Utility Rate Structure information that will be discussed at the meeting.





Thunderbolt Town Hall Re-Opening

Beginning Monday, October 5th, 2020 with a schedule of Monday through Friday 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. or by appointment. Please be aware that when entering any town buildings a face covering is required at all times. The lobby will be limited to two visitors at a time. Please wait outside if the lobby is at capacity when you arrive. 

We encourage you to continue using the drop box, online payments through the Town website and the mail to make your monthly utility payments if you do not need to come in Town Hall. Please note that we have resumed normal billing, late fee, cut off and penalty procedures for Utility Billing. Municipal Court hours and monthly Council/Planning and Zoning meetings are the only exception to the lobby hours. Police (other than emergencies), Municipal Court (other than scheduled court dates), Building Permits and Business Licenses are all by appointment only until further notice. For non emergency police assistance please call 912-652-6500. For emergencies please call 911.

Outside of the hours 10:00 a.m to 2:00 p.m. staff will be on hand and may be reached by accesing the following:

Important Contact Information

(Please leave a message if no one answers and someone will return your call)


Start or Stop Water Service                        

Utility Services                                                       912-354-5533





Monthly bills may be paid online through the Town website ( with a debit or credit card. Payments may be dropped off at Town Hall in the drop box provided (located in front of Town Hall to the right of the parking lot). Payments may also be sent by mail.

Trash Service Issue                                               912-964-2000

                                                                                Atlantic Waste

Business License                                                  912-629-4655



Permits                                                                    912-629-4655



Building Inspections                                             614-206-6182



Planning and Zoning                                            912-629-4655



Property Tax                                                           912-629-4652



Police (Non-Emergency)                                        912-652-6500


Police Reports                                                       912-629-4660



Municipal Court                                                     912-651-3852





Fire Department (Non-Emergency)                       912-354-3892


Public Works                                                          912-346-9639


Información de contacto importante

(Deje un mensaje si nadie responde y alguien le devolverá la llamada)

Iniciar o detener el servicio de agua           

Servicios públicos                                                  912-354-5533





Las facturas mensuales se pueden pagar en línea a través del sitio web de la Ciudad ( con una tarjeta de débito o crédito. Los pagos se pueden dejar en el Ayuntamiento en el buzón provisto (ubicado frente al Ayuntamiento a la derecha del estacionamiento).

Servicio de basura número                                   912-964-2000

                                                                                 Residuos del Atlántico

Licencia comercial                                                 912-629-4655


Permisos                                                                 912-629-4655


Inspecciones de construcción                              614-206-6182


Planificación y zonificación                                   912-629-4655


Impuesto a la propiedad                                        912-629-4652 


Policía (no de emergencia)                                    912-652-6500

Informes policiales                                                 912-629-4660


Juzgado municipal                                                 912-651-3852




Departamento de bomberos (no de emergencia) 912-354-3892

Obras públicas                                                       912-346-9639

** Las fechas de corte de agosto de 2020 del 13 y 27 se han reprogramado. Comuníquese con el Tribunal Municipal para obtener más información.


For additional information you can contact one of the following:

Office of the Governor, Brian Kemp Constituent Services   404*656*1776

Georgia Department of Economic Development 404*962*4000 or 800*255*0056 (for hearing impaired)

Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency   404*635*7000 or 800*879*4362


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Click Here for more information from Chatham Emergency Management Agency.

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