Resource Directory

  • 311 Online Service Request Form

    You may use the 311 Online Service Request Form for any non-emergency services. A request can be made for a variety of city services including potholes, street lights, drainage problems, missed garbage pickup, etc. The information will be sent to the 311 Citizens Service Center.
  • Career Opportunities

    This service lists all of the city government's vacant positions. If you are interested in a position, you may apply online by clicking on the position's name.
  • City Council Meeting Videos

    Did you miss the last City Council Meeting? Stay informed by viewing the latest council meeting online at your leisure.
  • GIS Maps of Columbus

    The Geographic Information Systems Division of Engineering has created a wide array of maps of Columbus containing valuable information. GIS has maps of school districts, voting precincts, garbage pickup, and much more. GIS also offers interactive maps that can be searched by address, owner name or parcel identification number.
  • Sex Offender Database

    The Muscogee County Sheriff's Office has established a registered sex offenders database called OffenderWatch?. OffenderWatch? is used to manage and monitor the whereabouts of registered offenders in Muscogee County. OffenderWatch? provides the most accurate and timely information available.
  • Muscogee County Most Wanted

    This database lists Muscogee County's Wanted Suspects/Fugitives. If you have any information concerning any of these individuals, contact the Muscogee County Sheriff's Office at (706) 653-4225.
  • Employee Exit Survey

    We are sorry that you are leaving the Columbus Consolidated Government. Please fill out our Employee Exit Survey so that we may learn from your experiences of working with us to help us make improvements. A password is needed to access this survey.
  • Application to Appear Before Council

    If you wish to appear before the City Council, please complete this application. By completing the application, your name will be placed on the Public Agenda of the council meeting.
  • Council Agenda

    View the latest City Council agenda.
  • Columbus City Code

    View the most recent copy of the Columbus, Georgia City Codes. You may also purchase a copy of the City Codes.
  • Board Member Nominee Form

    Nominate someone to one of Muscogee County's Boards. Nominee will be approved by council.
  • Request for Proclamation

    In order to be presented at Council, proclamations should address topics of widespread interest. Please note that proclamations are only presented at council the first Tuesday of each month at 5:30pm.
  • Property Tax Information

    Find out the appraised value of your property.
  • Address Validation Tool

    The GIS Division is responsible for assigning new addresses, researching inquiries regarding address discrepancies and correcting addresses that are found to be invalid. Use our Address Validation e-tool to ensure that your address is in the City's official address database.
  • Register as a Vendor

    Register your company as a vendor for the city of Columbus, Ga. Complete the Vendor Information Form and identify the appropriate commodity your company provides and you will be added to the city's vendor list.
  • Current Bids & RFPs

    View the Columbus Consolidated Government's outstanding bids and RFPs.
  • Municipal / Magistrate County E-Filing

    File your claim online. Filing online will save time and money. There are 5 to 7 data entry steps and payment by VISA, MasterCard and American Express Credit (and VISA/MasterCard Debit) cards will complete your filing in 5 to 7 minutes.
  • Cemetery Records

    Search the city's cemetery records database for a relation, friend, or loved one.
  • Public Events and Meetings

    Search the city's calendar for all public meetings.
  • Accident / Incident Report

    Department: Police Department
    Location: 510 10th Street, Ground Floor
    tel: 706 - 653 - 3100
  • Alcohol and Business License

    Department: Finance - Revenue Division
    Location: 3111 Citizens Way, 1st Floor
    tel: 706 - 225 4100
  • Alarm Permit

    Department: Finance - Revenue Division
    Location: 3111 Citizens Way, 1st Floor
    tel: 706 - 225 - 4100
  • Birth / Death Certificate (Vital Record)

    Department: Public Health (State Agency)
    Location: 2100 Comer Avenue
    tel: 706 - 321 - 6300
  • Building Permits

    Department: Inspections and Code
    Location: 420 10th Street, 2nd Floor
    tel: 706 - 653 - 4126
  • Business Licenses

    Department: Finance
    Location: 100 10th Street, 5th Floor
    tel: 706 - 653 - 4100
  • Criminal History / Background Check

    Department: Police Department - Desk Services
    Location: 510 10th Street, Ground Floor
    tel: 706 - 653 - 3100
  • Divorce Decree

    Department: Superior Court
    Location: 100 10th Street, 2nd Floor
    tel: 706 - 653 - 4351
  • Garbage Collection Information

    Department: Public Works - Waste Collection Division
    Location: 602 11th Ave. Bldg. E
    tel: 311 or 706 - 653 - 4160
  • Gun Permit

    Department: Probate Court
    Location: 100 10th Street, 6th Floor
    tel: 706 - 653 - 4331
  • Request a Recycling Bin

    Department: 311 Citizen Services
    Location: 3111 Citizens Way, Ground Floor
    tel: 311 or 706 - 653 - 4000
  • Handicapped Parking Permit

    Department: Muscogee County Tag Office
    Location: 3111 Citizens Way, Ground Floor
    tel: 706 - 653 - 4208
  • Marriage License

    Department: Probate Court
    Location: 100 10th Street, 6th Floor
    tel: 706 - 653 - 4331
  • Monthly Financial Reports OLOST & TSPLOST

    Department: Finance
    Location: 100 10th Street, 5th Floor
    tel: 706 - 225 - 4087
  • Passport

    Department: Post Office (Federal Agency)
  • Parking Tickets

    Parking tickets issued by METRA or other Parking and Transportation Agencies.
    Department: METRA Transit, Parking Management
    Location: 919 Broadway Street
    tel: 706 - 653 - 6467
    Online: Pay METRA Parking Tickets OnLine
  • Parking Tickets

    Parking tickets issued by Public Safety Agencies (Columbus Police Department / Georgia State Patrol)
    Department: Recorder's Court
    Location: 702 10th Street
    tel: 706 - 653 - 4256
    Online Calculator: MyFine Calculator
  • Register to Vote

    Department: Elections and Registration
    Location: 3111 Citizens Way, 2nd Floor
    tel: 706 - 653 - 4392
  • QuickStart Workforce

    Department: Chamber of Commerce
    Location: 1200 6th Avenue
    tel: 706 - 327 - 1566
  • Verify Citizenship - "SAVE"

    Department: Homeland Security
    Location: 510 10th Street, 2nd Floor
    tel: 706 - 225 - 4213