Frequently Asked Questions
Question: How many residents are there currently in the City?
Answer:There are currently about 2400 residents.
Question: How many acres are included within the City limits?
Answer: The City encompasses about 32,100 acres. Approximately 56 sq. miles.
Question: How many miles of paved roads are in the City limits?
Answer: There are currently 66 miles of paved roads.
Question: How many miles of gravel roads are in the City limits?
Answer: There are currently 35 miles of gravel roads.
Roadway repair and paving will begin Thursday, May 12 on Cochran Mill Rd at Hutcheson Ferry Rd. Repair and paving is expected to be completed by Wednesday, May 18th. Similar repairs and paving will take place on Waterworks Rd, also, and should be completed by Friday, May 20th. One-way closure of roadways will be in effect during these times—residents and commercial traffic are advised to use alternate routes.
New City Manager
On May 3rd the City Council approved a resolution appointing Chattahoochee Hills’ new City Manager – Robbie Rokovitz. Robbie has an extensive history of city management in small city settings, and also broad experience in city finance and public safety.
State of the City Address. Mayor Reed gave his State of the City Address at the April 12, 2016 City Council meeting. A copy of the address is available here.
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (RFPs)
Chattahoochee Hills is working on an update of the Comprehensive Plan that was adopted in 2011. Please make your voice heard. Go to the Comprehensive Plan Update page to find the schedule, materials from the meetings, and other updates.
You can find the current Comprehensive Plan here (7 MB pdf).
We have scheduled a series of neighborhood meetings to provide as much opportunity as possible for participation. Each meeting will cover the same material, so come to the one that’s most convenient for you. You can also share your thoughts on issues specific to your local neighborhood.
May 24, 6:00 PM: Serenbe Community Room
May 31, 6:00 PM: Cochran Mill Nature Center
June 4, 3:00 PM: Cedar Grove Community Building
June 6, 6:00 PM: New Hope United Methodist Church
June 9, 6:00 PM: Providence Baptist Church (also includes Rico Crossroads Community planning)
All Meetings are public
Download the application form here.
Fulton County has created a web page with information on the proposed Transportation Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (T-SPLOST). The proposed 3/4 penny sales tax would fund local transportation projects. In Chattahoochee Hills that would mean an opportunity to resurface roads. The complete final project list will be available by the end of May. The public will vote on TSPLOST in a referendum on November 8th.
New Zoning and Related Ordinances
On May 5th the City Council voted to adopt the following ordinances:
- New Zoning Ordinance (2.7 MB pdf).
- New zoning map (1.6 MB pdf).
- New Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance (2.3 MB pdf).
- New TDR Ordinance (500 KB pdf).
- New Sign Ordinance (300 KB pdf).
For further information please contact Mike Morton – email@example.com
Our New Trail Map of Cochran Mill Park is available here
Parking Fees and 2016 Parking Passes
The City Council of Chattahoochee Hills has approved a parking fee for Cochran Mill Park and Hutcheson Ferry Park starting May 1, 2013. Funds collected will be used to improve and enhance all parks within the city limits. All city residents qualify for free parking passes and non-residents may purchase low-cost annual passes. More information and the 2016 application are available here.