Category Archives: Announcements

Calhoun Recycling Center Reopening

We are excited to announce that the Calhoun Recycling Center will reopen on Monday, May 4th.  Proper precautions will be in place to ensure the public’s safety and the employee’s safety.  Social distancing and all CDC recommendations to slow the spread of COVID-19 will be required.  Thank you for your patience during this trying time.

Governor Kemp’s Executive Orders

PDFExecutive Order to Ensure a Safe & Healthy Georgia
PDFStatewide Shelter In Place Executive Order Handout

For more information visit:  https://gov.georgia.gov/


Contact COVID-19 hotline
The State of Georgia has a new COVID-19 hotline. If you believe that you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 or have been exposed to the novel coronavirus, please contact your primary care doctor, an urgent care clinic, or your local federally qualified healthcare center. Please do not show up unannounced at an emergency room or health care facility.

Hotline: (844) 442-2681


Georgia Department of Economic Development guidance
The Georgia Department of Economic Development is authorized to issue guidance to any business, corporation, organization, or industry trade group regarding its status as Critical Infrastructure.  

Website: https://www.georgia.org/
Telephone: (404) 962-4000
For hearing impaired: 1-800-255-0056

Calhoun’s Home Town Takeover Contest Entry

The Mayor and Council of the City of Calhoun would like to take this opportunity to thank the volunteers who gave their time and talents in applying for HGTV’s Home Town Takeover. Those working on the project were Mollie Surratt, Bruce Potts, Vickie Spence, Dustin McCormic with Mohawk Video Production, Jim Lay, Sarah Ostuw, Scope Denmon, Joni Harbin, and Jesus Naranjo. Please click the link below to view the video.

HGTV’s Home Town Takeover Video