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City of Thomaston, GA

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City Services


Parks and Public Spaces
Foreman - Randy Teal - (706) 647-3145 OR (706)-741-1021
The City of Thomaston Parks and Public Spaces department oversees the city parks and all public spaces. Department workers sweep streets, clean catch basins, trim curbs, cut grass, and maintain the city’s 2,000 tree urban forest.


Greatest Generation Memorial Park
213 Park Drive

How do I reserve the pavilion Greatest Generation Memorial Park? Contact City Hall at 706-647-4242, Pavilion Rental Application.  Submit completed application to:

City of Thomaston, City Manager’s Office
P.O. Box 672
Thomaston, GA 30286

or bring application to the:

City Manager’s Office, Second Floor
106 East Lee Street
Thomaston-Upson Government Complex

Pavilion Rental Information: Pavilion rental fee is $25.00 for every two hours. There are 6 tables that will seat 10 people per table and a large grill.

Islan Rental Information: $25.00 for every four hours, must have a Certificate of Liability Insurance showing the City of Thomaston as additional insured. Island Rental Application  

Walking Trails Mileage: 

Around Pond: 1,427 feet around one time

Trail in Pine Thicket: 1,500 feet one way

Mulch Trail: East trail near Hwy 19 North 1,276 feet one way

Mulch Trail: West trail near Boy Scout Hall 2,463 feet one way


Interactive Fountain Hours of Operation:

Opens: First Saturday in May

Closes: Last Sunday in September


Monday thur Saturday 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Sunday 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.


Weaver Park 
335 Parkway Drive

Pavilion Rental

Contact City Hall at 706-647-4242, Pavilion Rental Application and Rules.  Submit completed application to:

City of Thomaston, City Manager’s Office
P.O. Box 672
Thomaston, GA 30286

or bring application to the:

City of Thomaston, City Manager’s Office
106 East Lee Street
second floor of the Thomaston-Upson Government Complex


Pavilion Fee: Pavilion rental fee is $25.00 for every two hours.


Electric Department:
Office: (706) 647-3145
Power Outage (after hours): (706) 647-3145
Cornelious Ivey - Electric Supt - (706) 647-3145 or (770) 550-9289
Rodney Daniel - Crew Leader - (706) 647-3145 or (770) 550-3833
Gary Sledge - Crew Leader - (706) 647-3145 or (770) 550-4255


Fire Regulations and Burning Permits:
Thomaston Fire Department - (706) 647-7543


Police -Traffic Tickets and Fines, Probation, City Court:
Thomaston Police Department - (706) 647-5455
For information on how to pay for traffic tickets and fines, please call Utilities Customer Service at (706) 647-6633. 


Employment Information:
The City of Thomaston is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The City of Thomaston is registered with and participates in E-Verify.  The City of Thomaston's ID number is 141101.  Our current authorization date is July 31, 2008. 

Please send personnel application and resume to:

City of Thomaston

Human Resources Office

P.O. Box 672

Thomaston, GA 30286

Phone: (706)-647-4242
Fax: (706)-646-2653

Email: rzebe@cityofthomaston.com

* Applications accepted when positions are posted.

In addition, potential employees may also apply in person at the Office of the City Manager located in the Thomaston-Upson County Government Administration Complex, 106 E. Lee St. Thomaston, GA.

Application for Employment   


Street Maintenance and Signs:
Street Department: (706) 647-3145


Planning and Zoning:
City Manager's Office, Gail Hammock: (706) 647-4242


Code Enforcement:
Officer, Bobby L. Ellington, Jr.: (706) 647-6633


Building Permits and Inspections:
Officer, Bobby L. Ellington, Jr.: (706) 647-6633


Water and Wastewater:
ESG Operations, Inc.: (706) 646-8031


Civic Center:
Thomaston Upson Recreation Department
Phone (706) 647-9691
Fax: (706) 647-2771
Sports Hotline: (706) 647-4002


Garbage and Yard Waste Service:
Waste Industries: (706) 647-8490


Cable Services:
Charter Communications 1-800-342-3746


Online Energy Audits:

The City of Thomaston is participating in a grant program sponsored by Electric Cities of Georgia (ECG) and funded by the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA) called the GreenStreet Residential Energy Efficiency Program.  The goal of this program is to promote the benefits of energy efficiency to our residential utility customers.  To aid in this effort, the city is proud to offer our utility customers access to HomeEnergySuite™ , an application created and designed by Apogee Interactive of Atlanta to show our customers ways to decrease their energy consumption and provide recommendations on how they can become more energy efficient.

A list of services offered by this new HomeEnergySuite application are listed below:

  • HomeEnergyCalculator™ - With the choice of a number of dropdown selections, a customer can estimate his/her home’s energy consumption and patterns.
  • HomeEnergyLibrary™ - A library of information to enable your customers and staff to access an extensive collection of energy information in and around the home.
  • Fundamentals of Electricity - Basic electricity fundamentals and how the electric utility industry generates and delivers power
  • InteractiveEnergyHome - A graphically rich and interactive extensive library for exploring electricity issues.
  • Kids Korner - An engaging and informative research-based learning center for children of all ages.  Topics include: energy conservation, safety, energy fundamentals, history, glossary, careers and a host of fun activities.
  • Appliance Calculator - Ever wonder how much it costs to run an appliance in your home?  This calculator will help you find the answer.
  • Lighting Calculator - Compares the purchase price and cost to operate Compact Fluorescent Lamps vs. Incandescent Lights.
  • Television Calculator - Compares the energy use and cost of LCD, DLP, Plasma, and traditional tube televisions.
  • Space Heater Calculator - Details the monthly cost of operating one, or more, space heaters.
  • Heat Pump Calculator - Demonstrates the savings potential of replacing older inefficient heat pumps with newer high efficiency units.


City of Thomaston- GreenStreet News:

  • City of Thomaston - GreenStreet News is free of charge to our customers. Register now to begin receiving a monthly ecommunication that includes all of the following features and services.
  • Energy conservation tips and recommendations delivered right to your inbox.
  • Non-promotional information and resources that can save you and your household energy and money.
  • Access to an easy-to-search "Energy eLibrary" - filled with valuable resources, tips, and more.
  • Click here to see the latest newsletter.


City of Thomaston - Statement of Non-Discrimination:

The City of Thomaston prohibits discrimination on the basis of disability in the provision of any city program, service, or activity. Anyone in need of a reasonable accommodation or concern regarding Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and/or Section 504 may contact the City's compliance coordinator, Russell Thompson, on the second floor, room 260, of the Thomaston - Upson Government Complex at (706)-647-4242. 


Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA):
City Manager, ADA Coordinator. The City of Thomaston complies with Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Anyone in need of a reasonable accommodation or concern regarding Title II of the ADA may contact the ADA Coordinator on the second floor, room 260, of the Thomaston-Upson Government Complex at (706)-647-4242.