City Buildings Closed for MLK Jr. Day- January 18

In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, City Hall and other city buildings will be closed on Monday, January 18 for the holiday and will reopen on Tuesday, January 19. Please note the following changes to the waste collection schedule for this week: Residential Collection Monday, Jan. 18- No collection Tuesday, Jan. 19- Collection of Monday’s route Wednesday, Jan. 20- Collection of Tuesday’s route Thursday, Jan. 21- Collection of Wednesday & Thursday’s route Commercial Collection: No Change Roll-off: No Collection Monday, Jan. 18 Yard Waste: No Collection Monday, Jan. 18 & Tuesday, Jan. 19

COVID-19 Vaccine Available for Eligible Groups

The Bulloch County Health Department will start COVID-19 vaccinations on Tuesday and Friday of next week. Citizens interested in getting a vaccine that are eligible* can visit the Southeast Health District’s website at www.sehdph.org to get additional information or call 855-473-4374 to schedule an appointment. The health department will NOT vaccinate without an appointment as vaccine supplies are limited.

*Eligible groups include the following:
-Healthcare workers in clinical settings (e.g., nurses, physicians, EMS, laboratory technicians, environmental services)
-Staff and residents of long-term care facilities
-All law enforcement and fire personnel (including volunteer departments)
-Adults aged 65 and older (and their caregivers as applicable)
The health department’s call center has received a large volume of calls. If you have been unable to get through to an agent, the department requests that you attempt to call again. Their call center hours are 7:30 AM until 5:30 PM Monday through Thursday, and 8 AM until 5 PM on Friday. If you receive an after-hours message during these hours, please disregard, and try to call again.
The Bulloch County Health Department also continues to offer COVID-19 testing on Mondays from 8:30am-11:30am.
Georgia vaccine administration plan

Utility Bill Update

During the holiday season, demand on the postal service increases substantially. As such, some of our utility customers may have not received their latest bill in the mail yet. Statesboro utility customers can check their balance or pay their bill through the following methods:
www.municipalonlinepayments.com/statesboroga/
– In-person at City Hall between 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.
– City Hall drive-thru between 8:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.
– City Hall dropboxes at front porch, drive-thru, & back parking lot
– By phone at 833-262-5907
– MyCivic Utilities app