Governor Kemp Issues Shelter in Place Order

The order will be effective beginning Friday, April 3rd, at 6:00 PM and expire Monday, April 13th, at 11:59 PM.

View the executive order HERE.







Dougherty County Emergency Management Agency Emergency Operations Center COVID-19 Update - April 9, 2020

Dougherty County Emergency Management Agency Emergency Operations Center COVID-19 Update - March 28, 2020

Dougherty County Emergency Management Agency Emergency Operations Center COVID-19 Update - March 27, 2020

Dougherty County Emergency Management Agency Emergency Operations Center COVID-19 Update - March 26, 2020

Dougherty County Emergency Management Agency Emergency Operations Center COVID-19 Update - March 25, 2020

City Manager's Employee Message


The Emergency Operations (EOC) Center officially opened on Monday, March 16, 2020, and continues to be open seven days a week, until further notice, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Updates will be provided each day from the EOC as details develop. Citizens can contact the EOC at 229.302.1900 for questions, concerns, and information on COVID-19.



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Dougherty County and the CodeRED Emergency Notification System has established an ultra high-speed telephone communication service for emergency notifications.

CodeRED will only be used in the event of an emergency requiring immediate notification and information entered into the database will not be used for any other purpose. Questions should be directed to the Emergency Management Agency.

Those without internet access may call the Albany Fire Department at (229) 431-3262 Monday through Friday (8AM-5PM) to give their information over the phone.




For more information on COVID-19, please visit the links below.

Center for Disease Control & Prevention 

Georgia Department of Public Health

CDC Resources for Large Community Events & Mass Gatherings


City offices are implementing several temporary changes to how business is conducted to limit the exposure of citizens and staff to the possibility of contracting the COVID-19.  Conveniently and securely process a payment to Municipal Court, Planning & Development Services, and Public Works by clicking below. 

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In response to cases of the COVID-19 virus, the City of Albany will minimize, postpone, or cancel non-essential meetings and gatherings, both public and internal, to restrict exposure and avoid spreading the virus. Below is a list of upcoming events and programs that have been canceled at this time. The list will be updated periodically.

Due to necessary health precautions for the COVID-19 pandemic, the several Citizen Boards and Committees will cancel meetings until further notice.


Facility Name: Albany Utilities Lobby

Date: March 16th

Location: 401 Pine Avenue 


8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Event Name: Tunes in the Park

Event Date: March 13th

Event Location: Riverfront Park

Event Time: 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM


Event Name: Central Services Open House

Event Date: March 27th

Event Location: Government Center Building

Event Time: 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM


Program Name: 2020 Youth Track & Field Program

Program Date: March 2020 – May 2020

Program Location: Various Locations

Cost per Participant: $25.00


Event Name: Blue Jeans & Diamonds

Event Date: March 18th

Program Location: The Club at Thornton Park

Cost per Participant: $7.00


Event Name: 2020 Community Health Fair

Event Date: March 24th

Program Location: Carver Community Center

Cost per Participant: Free


Program Name: 2020 Spring Break Camp

Program Dates: March 30th – April 3rd

Program Locations: All ARPD Centers & Gyms

Cost per Participant: Free

Beginning April 2020


Program Name: 2020 Girls Youth Softball League

Program Date: April 2020 - Championships

Program Location: Gordon Sports Complex

Cost per Participant: T-Ball - $25 Fast Pitch - $50


Event Name: Senior Citizens Easter Egg Hunt & Bingo Brunch Extravaganza

Event Date: April 11th

Program Location: Lockett Station Community Center

Cost per Participant: $5.00