Who do I call about a drainage problem?
Who you contact depends on where the drainage issue is located:


  • For flooding due to construction, your first contact should be the Transportation and Public Works Department / Engineering Division 706-613-3440 ext 350.

  • For flooding in the right of way, your first contact should be the Transportation and Public Works / Streets & Drainage Division at 706-613-3465

  • For flooding outside the right of way, your first contact should be the Transportation and Public Works / Stormwater Division at 706-613-3440 ext 350

  • For water quality issues regarding streams, creeks, etc. your first contact should be the Transportation and Public Works / Stormwater Division at 706-613-3440 ext 350

  • If you are unsure whether the drainage issue is inside or outside of the right of way, contact the Transportation and Public Works / Engineering Division at 706-613-3440 ext 350 and we will be able to properly direct your call.


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