Board of Commissioners

Authority

Sumter County is a political subdivision of the State of Georgia. The governing authority of the County is the Board of Commissioners.

General Duties

  • To enact resolutions and ordinances for the general health, safety, and welfare of the citizens of Sumter County
  • To levy taxation when necessary to finance the operation of the County government
  • To plan for future public service needs
  • To provide necessary services to safeguard the well-being and safety of the citizens