Government

The City of Grovetown has a Mayor/Council form of municipal government. City Administrator John Waller, hired by the mayor and council, is responsible for approximately 100 employees who are organized into several divisions, and functional departments.

Mayor


The Mayor is directly elected to represent the City in an official capacity at various functions and is the presiding officer at City Council meetings. The Mayor does not vote on matters that come before the City Council except when there is a tie vote, then he will exercise that vote.

Mayor Pro Tem


The Mayor Pro Tem is appointed by the council and Mayor. In the Mayor's absence, the Mayor Pro Tem conducts the City Council meetings.

Correspondence to the Mayor and/or City Council should be addressed to:
City of Grovetown
103 Old Wrightsboro Road
P.O. Box 120 
Grovetown, GA 30813

Phone: 706-863-4576
Fax: 706-868-3348

City Administrator


The City Administrator is responsible for the overall administration of the city departments. The administrator works under the general guidance and direction of the Mayor and Council. Elaine Matthews was appointed city administrator in 2021. Raised in Grovetown, Elaine Matthews is a huge part of the community and volunteers through her church as well the bookkeeper. Matthews was Human Resources Director before being appointed to City Administrator. 

Correspondence to the City Administrator should be addressed to:
City Administrator
City of Grovetown

103 Old Wrightsboro Road
P.O. Box 120  
Grovetown, GA 30813

Phone: 706-860-5094