The Moultrie – Colquitt County Parks and Recreation Department provides the Spring Recreator for the months of February, March and April. Please click here to view a complete list of all recreational activities for the year including age limits and registration dates. For Online Registration please click here
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
2ND AVE. S.E. (100 BLK) STREETSCAPE IMPROVEMENTS
CITY OF MOULTRIE, GEORGIA
SEALED PROPOSALS FOR 2ND AVE. S.E. (100 BLK) STREETSCAPE IMPROVEMENTS, will be received by the City of Moultrie, Georgia, until 10:00 AM, Tuesday, February 14, 2017, in City Hall, 21 1st Ave. N.E. Moultrie, Georgia, at which time the proposals shall be publicly opened and read. No bid submitted may be withdrawn for a period of thirty (30) days.
THE WORK TO BE DONE consists of furnishing all labor, tools, materials and equipment necessary to construct the 2nd Ave S.E. Streetscape in Moultrie, as shown on the construction plans. More specifically, the work shall consist of the installation of approximately 2,400 SF of concrete paver sidewalk, header curb, irrigation, landscaping, and all other appurtenances necessary to complete the project in accordance with the specifications and construction drawings.
PLANS, SPECIFICATIONS AND DOCUMENTS are on file in the City Engineer’s Office, at 200 1st St. N.E., Moultrie, Georgia, and may be obtained from the above office at a cost of Fifty dollars ($50.00) for each set of documents. THE DEPOSIT IS NON-REFUNDABLE.
ALL PROPOSALS must be accompanied by a bid bond or certified check in an amount not less than five percent (5%) of the amount bid. The successful bidder, if awarded the contract, will be requested to furnish a performance and payment bond, each in the amount of One Hundred Percent (100%) of the contract amount.
The Owner reserves the right to reject all bids and waive informalities.
The city of Moultrie is looking for qualified workers to fill several open positions.
Right now, the city has more than 10 openings in areas such as the fire department, public works department, and the police department.
City Manager Pete Dillard said, while the number of open jobs is higher than usual, they’ll still take their time to find qualified people.
The city posted the openings on Facebook, and so far, the response has been overwhelming.
“We posted them one night, and by 8:30 the next morning, 7,000 people had viewed that page and over 100 of them had started applying for jobs,” said City Manager Peter Dillard.
Here is a list of some of the positions open:
- Utilities Department- Right of Way Operator and Lineman Trainee
- Public Works- Street Maintenance Crew Operator and Equipment Operator II
- Fire- Firefighter
- Planning/Community Development- Building Official
- Police- Deputy Chief, Sergeant/Investigator and Police Officer
- Engineering- Engineering Technician I
- Business Operations- Director
Make plans to visit Gulf Specimen’s Sea Mobile September, 30 at the Main Street Park.
We continue to have extensive power outages across the city. We understand other power providers may be experiencing similar issues. Our crews have been working since early this morning on restoring power. The number of unexpected outages is so extensive, 3 other crews from other cities are coming in to aid in this situation. Rest assured our focus is on restoring power for our citizens as soon as possible. It is highly probable that some residents will be without power overnight. We appreciate your patience through this ordeal.
We continue to work restoring power. Please be patient as we still have hundreds without power. If you have to travel, please be careful. We have multiple live wires on the ground and hanging low. Multiple red lights are out in some of the busiest intersections. Down trees are widespread. Please note Pine Drive between West Blvd and 7th St SW is closed.
Good Morning Moultrie, GA! Several hundred utility customers are without power this morning. Our Utilities Department is working diligently to restore the power. Reports of fallen trees began to come in this morning around 5:30 and seem to be widespread. Right now we can tell you County Farm Road between Veterans Parkway and Rowland Drive is closed. If you must be our on the roads, please use extreme caution as trees and lines are down. Please report down trees and water over the road to 668-5423. To report power outage call 668-6000.
Our teams are working to prepare for Hurricane Hermine. We are anticipating between 7-10 inches of rain and high winds. We were informed that the worst of the weather will be between 11:00 p.m. – 10: 00 a.m. We are expecting possible power outages as a result of falling trees and limbs. Our Utilities Department will actively monitor power outages, however, if you experience a power outage, please call 668-6000.
Please make sure you remove any yard trash from the street or ditches. If you see water over the road, please contact Public Works at 668-5423. The Moultrie Fire Department suggests you have flashlights instead of candles in case you experience a power outage. Please stay indoors during the rough weather.
Your CNS Television lineup is expanding! The Big Ten Network will be added to channel 207 and 556 HD and Nat Geo Wild to channel 399. Channels should be up and running by September 2nd.
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Yesterday Mayor Bill McIntosh and Police Chief Frank Lang were presented a US Flag by Bill Acuff representing Congressman Austin Scott’s office. The US flag, which has flown over the US Capital in Washington, is now flying proudly over the Moultrie Police Department. Acuff is also a member of the MPD Citizens Advisory Committee.