The City of Sylvester is a Council-Manager administered government, with an elected Mayor and four elected Councilpersons. The City Manager is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the city. John Hayes is Sylvester's City Manager and Carolyn Williams is the City Clerk.


2013 SPLOST Project Report: Click here

2015 SPLOST Project Report: Click here

2015 City of Sylvesrer Audit: Click here

The City of Sylvester is participates in the E-verify program that ensures a legal workforce.

E-Verify is an Internet-based system that compares information from an employee's Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification, to data from U.S. Department of Homeland Security and Social Security Administration records to confirm employment eligibility.Employment eligibility verification is good business and it's the law.

The City of Sylvester's E Verify Number is 139297. Our Authorization Date is 7-25-2008.

PLease click here for the Public Conduct form. This needs to be filled out by anyone that appears before the Mayor and Council.

Contact Info

City Hall
101 North Main Street
Sylvester, Georgia 31791

Phone: (229) 776-8505