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News & Bulletins

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Nelson Park Survey

We want each resident of Nelson to participate in the new comprehensive park plan. Please take the time to complete the attached survey.


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Request for Proposal

The City of Nelson is seeking proposals for resurfacing the nature trail.

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Next City Council Meeting

August 15, 2022 @ 7:00 p.m.
Nelson City Hall


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Community garden

Click the button below for more information.

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Special Election

Notice is hereby given that, in accordance with O.C.G.A. § 21-2-540, a Special Election shall be held in the City of Nelson to fill the vacancy on the Nelson City Council, caused by resignation of the Honorable Martha Tipton. The special election will be held on November 8th, 2022. 

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City Hall Special Hours

Mission Statement

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To Partner With Our Community, To Deliver Services, Preserve,Protect And Enhance The Quality Of Life And Plan For The Future.

Our Leadership Team is committed to be fiscally responsible; to work in tandem with both Cherokee and Pickens Counties and neighboring governments; and always demonstrate integrity and respect in carrying out our shared responsibilities. We will strive to behave in a manner that reflects the above values with being accountable to our Citizens, whom we serve, and to each other in promoting a team spirit for the betterment of our City.

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City Hall:
1985 Kennesaw Ave.
Nelson, GA 30151

PO Box 100
Nelson, GA 30151


9am - 4pm Monday thru Friday
(Excluding Holidays)


Phone: 770-735-2211
Fax: 770-735-3957


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Since February 14, 2011

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