10/16/2021
City of Elberton
P.O. Box 70
Elberton, GA 30635
(706) 213-3100

Mayor & City Council

The Elberton City Council consists of a Mayor and a Council Member from each of the City’s five (5) Wards. The Mayor is elected by all voters within the City limits, and Council Members are elected by residents only within their respective wards. Municipal elections are held on odd-numbered years. The Mayor is the presiding officer at the Council Meetings and is the official head of the City for all ceremonial occasions.

The City Council is the legislative power of the City and determines all matters of policy. The Council appoints the City Manager and diverse committee members, as well as annual appointments for the positions of City Attorney and Municipal Court Judge.

The City Council meets in regular session on the first Monday of each month. Meetings are held in the Council Chamber in the City Municipal Building/City Hall, 203 Elbert Street, and begin at 5:30 p.m.

The following is a list of the current members of the City Council of the City of Elberton.

MAYOR
The Honorable Mayor Larry Guest
Term: January 2018 through December 2021
211 Lake Forest Drive
Elberton, GA 30635
Phone: (706) 213-3100 (office)
or (706) 283-9749 (home)
gms@elberton.net
COUNCIL MEMBERS
Ward 1: Carey Butler
Term: January 2018 through December 2021
414 Heard Street
Elberton, GA 30635
Phone: (706) 498-0025 butlerofficesupplies@comcast.net
Ward 2: Terry Burton
Term: January 2020 through December 2023
334 Fountain Street
Elberton, GA 30635
Phone: (706) 476-9931
1951terryburton@gmail.com
Ward 3: Troy Colquitt
Term: January 2020 through December 2023
80 Reese Street
Elberton, GA 30635
Phone: (706) 283-6620
telles@elberton.net
Ward 4: Rick Prince
Term: January 2018 through December 2021
195 Lake Forest Drive
Elberton, GA 30635
Phone: (706) 213-9473
rickprince@elberton.net
Ward 5: Kyle Parham
Term: January 2018 through December 2021
162 Springdale Road
Elberton, GA 30635
Phone: (706) 988-9581
kyle.parham7@gmail.com