The government of Candler County, Georgia welcomes you and invites you to explore our website for a comprehensive guide to our departments and services. Here you will find a complete list of links to government offices, Candler County commissioners, and information about commission meetings. Candler County Government operations under a Commission-Administrator model. The elected Candler County Commission establishes policy, passes county ordinances, votes appropriations and develops an overall vision for county services, while the appointed County Administrator hires staff to carry out the implementation of county ordinances and services, and manages those services on a day-to-day basis.
The welcoming character of Candler County, Georgia makes our county the quintessential Southern community. The spirit and integrity of Candler County’s citizens is apparent in its rich family oriented atmosphere. Being just 1 hour from Savannah, Candler County, Georgia has become a comfortable and pleasant way-stop for travelers, and a community of caring neighbors to residents. The Candler County Government is making astounding progress to provide better services and amenities to its citizens, proving that “Everything’s Better in Metter.”
Candler County Commissioners and Administrator
The Candler County Commissioners meets the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month at 5 p.m. at the Commission Board Office, 1075 East Hiawatha Street, Suite A, Metter, GA 30439
Glyn Thrift, Chairman
1020 Brannen Road
Metter, GA 30439