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Community Notice

Thunderbolt  Public  Works  will  be  performing  a  water  main  repair on  Monday, April 26th and Tuesday, April 27th.  Due to the location of the break expect  water  pressure  to  drop  in  certain  areas  of  Town during repairs.  Pressure  should  be  restored  within  an  hour of  the  drop. Thank  you for your patience during this repair.

 

 

TOGETHER WE CAN KEEP OUR COMMUNITY SAFE!

PLEASE REPORT SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY BY CALLING 911

REMEMBER TO REMOVE VALUABLES FROM YOUR VEHICLE AND LOCK YOUR DOORS

 

 

**TOWN OF THUNDERBOLT IS HIRING**

WE ARE CURRENTLY SEEKING APPLICANTS FOR THE FOLLWING POSITIONS:

   **TOWN ADMINISTRATOR**

INTERESTED PARTIES ARE ENOURAGE TO CLICK ON THE EMPLOYMENT LINK AT THE TOP OF THIS PAGE UNDER "OUR GOVERNMENT" FOR JOB DESCRIPTION AND APPLICATION. 

 

 

Planning and Zoning Board Vacancy

The Town of Thunderbolt Planning and Zoning Board currently has one vacant seat. Planning and Zoning Members are appointed by the Mayor and Council. Interested parties are encouraged to apply. Click here for an application and return to Clerk of Council, Deatre Denion ddenion@thunderboltga.org.

 Town of Thunderbolt Council 

The Town Council is made up of six Council Members and a Mayor. These are elected positions that carry four year terms. 2021 is an election year. In addition, occasionally, a seat is vacated before the end of a term. When a seat is vacated before the end of a term the remaining Council Members and Mayor may appoint a replacement within 15 days of the vacancy or hold a special election. A resident wishing to potentially fill a vacated seat or run for election would be required to meet certain criteria. The criteria are as follows:

  1 - At least 18 years old.

  2 - Reside in Thunderbolt for at least 1 year preceding the date of appointment or election qualifying.

  3 - Be duly qualified and registered to vote. 

Interested parties are encouraged to contact the Clerk of Council, Deatre Denion by phone or email for additional information.  The next election for Mayor and Council will be held in November of 2021.

912-354-5533 or ddenion@thunderboltga.org

 

Town of Thunderbolt Mayor and Council adopted a new Utility Rate Schedule in the November 2020 Council meeting. The new utility rates take effect on the February 2021 billing for the January 2021 usage. Please click here to view the new utility rates.

 

 

 

Thunderbolt Town Hall Hours

Beginning Monday, November 2nd, 2020 Town Hall will be open with a schedule of Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. or by appointment. Hours for Municipal Court and Town meetings will be expanded on those days to accomodate those schedules. 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 9:00 a.m to 3:00 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                                  kspaulding@thunderboltga.org

Utility Services                                                       912-354-5533

                                                                                 912-629-4654

                                                                                 912-346-9639

Monthly bills may be paid online through the Town website (www.thunderboltga.org) 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

                                                                                ddenion@thunderboltga.org

 

Permits                                                                    912-629-4655

                                                                                 ddenion@thunderboltga.org

 

Building Inspections                                             614-206-6182

                                                                                rdf-pe@comcast.net

 

Planning and Zoning                                            912-629-4655

                                                                               ddenion@thunderboltga.org

 

Property Tax                                                           912-629-4655

                                                                                ddenion@thunderboltga.org 

 

Police (Non-Emergency)                                      912-652-6500

 

Police Reports                                                       912-629-4660

                                                                                jbogachoff@thunderboltga.org

 

Municipal Court                                                     912-651-3852

                                                                                912-629-4669       

                                                                                yhaynes@thunderboltga.org          

 

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                     kspaulding@thunderboltga.org

Servicios públicos                                                  912-354-5533

                                                                                  912-629-4654

                                                                                  912-346-9639

                                                                                 

Las facturas mensuales se pueden pagar en línea a través del sitio web de la Ciudad (www.thunderboltga.org) 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

                                                                                 ddenion@thunderboltga.org

Permisos                                                                 912-629-4655

                                                                                 ddenion@thunderboltga.org

Inspecciones de construcción                              614-206-6182

                                                                                  rdf-pe@comcast.net

Planificación y zonificación                                   912-629-4655

                                                                                  ddenion@thunderboltga.org

Impuesto a la propiedad                                        912-629-4655

                                                                                 ddenion@thunderboltga.org

Policía (no de emergencia)                                    912-652-6500

Informes policiales                                                 912-629-4660

                                                                                  jbogachoff@thunderboltga.org

Juzgado municipal                                                 912-651-3852

                                                                                 912-629-4669

                                                                                   yhaynes@thunderboltga.org  

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 current information regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) please visit the CDC website at 

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/about/index.html

                                                                                                                                         

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

IMPORTANT NUMBERS

Town Hall
2821 River Drive
Thunderbolt, GA 31404
8am-5pm
(912) 354-5533

Municipal Court
8am-5pm
(912) 629-4667

Police Department
8am-5pm
(912) 354-3818

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

Chatham County
Animal Control

(912) 652-6575

Chatham County
Emergency Managemen
t
(912) 201-4500
www.chathamemergency.org

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.

Latest News!

  • Utility Billing Online Payments Available! Click Here 
  • New Sanitation Rates effective on March 2020 Billing
  • Check out the Conservation and Storm Water links under the Community tab for additional conservation information!