Washington, Georgia is a progressive small town that learns from its history and celebrates its present, always with its eyes on the future. We are a progressive and safe community. We take pride in our history and are always looking for growth that will benefit Washington-Wilkes.
Our small business owners provide a variety of local shopping opportunities, professional services, and great dining experiences that make Washington a great place to live. The outstanding services of our local Sheriff's Office, Fire Department, and EMS help ensure the safety of all our citizens.
Our great location just 90 miles from Atlanta, 50 miles from Augusta, and 40 miles from Athens, and our superior broadband coverage make Washington an ideal town to start and grow a business.
The most important asset we have in Washington is our citizens. Our residents express true Southern hospitality. They are hard working individuals who take pride in our community, and are always helping others. They will be helpful to you in offering information about our City and assisting you as you explore Washington.
The City Council will hold its regular monthly meeting on Monday, August 8 at 6:00 pm.
The meeting will be held at the Edward B. Pope Conference Center, 48 Lexington Ave.