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For cases that do not require a mandatory appearance:- Court staff may grant the first continuance without documentation. If your case has already been issued a continuance, you must appear in court to request another continuance. In certain circumstances, court staff may issue a second continuance upon presentation of one of the documents listed above.
If you no longer own this vehicle, please contact the Tax Commissioner’s office in your county to make any corrections to the ownership of the vehicle. An Affidavit of Non-Responsibility must also be submitted to the court using the link listed above prior to the due date listed on the violation.
If you are the registered owner of this vehicle but were not driving at the time of the violation, you may submit an Affidavit of Non-Responsibility to the court using the link listed above prior to the due date listed on the violation. Affidavit of Non-Responsibility (PDF)
The next written exam is Saturday, May 19, 2018. You will be given the opportunity to register for the exam after completing an application online at https://goo.gl/QLS65Y. Applications will be accepted April 1 – April 30, 2018
As long as you meet the basic requirements, you may take the entrance examination more than once.
As part of its application process for the position of Firefighter/EMT, the City of Marietta does require a polygraph test.
Applicants for the position of Firefighter/EMT for the City of Marietta must be 18 years old at date of hire.
Applicants for the position of Firefighter/EMT for the City of Marietta must have a high school diploma or GED certificate.
A college degree is not required to apply for the position of Firefighter/EMT for the City of Marietta; however, college course work in fire science, fire technology or public administration can improve your performance on the written test and in the oral interview, and may serve you well in future promotional assessments.
The City of Marietta does not require either certification at the time of application.
Yes, you must obtain and maintain a valid State of Georgia driver's license.
No. Like all departments, Marietta has specific methods of carrying out strategies and tactics. Even if a person has prior fire experience, he or she will need to learn these methods.
The recruiting/application period can last up to 3 months. MFD's Fire School lasts approximately 13 weeks and EMT school lasts about 10 weeks.
The City of Marietta traditionally opens the application period for Firefighter/EMT once a year. In the last decade, the average number hired annually has been approximately 10.
If you are unable to find the information you seek on this site, you may phone our Human Resources Department at 770.794.5562.
The fire suppression staff is scheduled for duty from 0800 to 0800 and works a 24-hour on/48-hour off schedule. The administrative staff works 8-hour days in a 40-hour work week.
Throughout their shift crews will test hydrants, hoses, do preplans and business inspections in their first-due territory. All activities originate from the crew's station, and crewmembers remain there until their shift is complete at 0800 hours.
Firefighters are responsible for providing their own meals while on duty. All Marietta firestations have a kitchen with the usual appliances, so many crews plan meals together and pitch in money for group meals.
The men and women assigned to suppression have semi-private or private sleeping accommodations at their assigned station. Firefighters are responsible for providing and maintaining sleeping linens. There are strict rules that regulate where and when Firefighters may sleep.
All Marietta fire stations have a washer and dryer for personnel to launder station uniforms and workout gear. Additionally, Firefighters have access to a commercial washer and dryer to decontaminate soiled bunker gear.
It is the decision of the company officer to determine the availability of time for his or her crew to perform physical fitness training. Each station is equipped with a variety of fitness equipment that will support a number of different types of fitness training.
A well-balanced Firefighter uses coordination and control when performing firefighting activities. As athletes have specific movements that they must train to perform, so must Firefighters if they wish to perform well and without injury. The City of Marietta Fire Department has adopted CrossFit (www.crossfit.com) as its main workout program.
CrossFit is not a specialized fitness program, but a deliberate attempt to optimize physical competence in each of ten recognized fitness domains: Cardio-respiratory Endurance, Stamina, Strength, Flexibility, Power, Speed, Coordination, Agility, Balance, and Accuracy (CrossFit Foundations, 2002).
Yes. Any time any work is done on a fire protection system in Marietta, a limited work permit must be issued. These permits are free of charge, and only require a scope of work letter to obtain. All applications must be made through SagesGov.
Up to 4 fire alarm initiating and/or notification devices on a system or up to 5 sprinkler add or relocates. Limited work permits are also issued for like for like replacement of sprinklers, alarm devices, or for performing emergency repairs for isolated impairments. If a system experienced a catastrophic failure a fire safety system construction permit may be required.
1. Up to 5 sprinklers or Up to 4 SLC or NAC appliances – Limited Work Permit
2. 6-20 sprinklers– Permit application and Plans
3. More than 20 sprinklers– full submittal with application, plans, and hydraulic calculations
Visit the State Fire Marshal's Office's website by clicking here
The CDBG Program provides the family 2 options for temporary housing: relocate to a private residence and receive a daily stipend; or relocate to an extended-stay facility at a daily rate subsidized by the City.
Does CDBG require a lead safe clearance test for homeowner rehab programs under $5,000? Our understanding is that clearance is not required if the disturbance of the paint surface is de minimis. Clearance is not required when painted surface areas are below HUD's de minimis threshold (only). When clearance is required, HUD's Lead Safe Housing Rule (LSHR) requires a clearance examination be done by an independent party instead of the certified renovator's cleaning verification procedure.
To speak with a CDBG staff person, call 770-794-5437.
Example One: CDBG Funds as Operating CostsAgency XYZ receives funds in 2007 for operating costs for their tutoring program for low-to-moderate income school children. XYZ will submit monthly reports and is reimbursed for incurred operating expenses. Reporting requirements for XYZ would expire in 2012.
Example Two: CDBG Funds to Purchase Real PropertyAgency ABC receives CDBG funds to purchase a building that will function as a homeless shelter. ABC is required to submit monthly reports for as long as Cobb County receives CDBG funding plus five years after the last allotment is granted to the County. Owners of real property purchased with CDBG funds may sell or transfer ownership of property to another entity; however, sale or transfer may discontinue the eligible activity. With the sale of real property purchased with CDBG funds, the County requires repayment of fair market value less depreciation.
For more information, please see the Downpayment Assistance page.
Please contact Officer Mark Bishop if you wish to verify your application was received.
All officers have take-home cars/SUVs at completion of probation.
If you have to attend the academy, you will work Monday through Friday from 0800 – 1700 hours for approximately 11 weeks. There may be mandatory weekends during the academy if class time must be made up or scheduling conflicts occur.
During your Field Training phases, you will complete each phase on one of the three shifts (Days: 0700 – 1500 hours, Evenings: 1500 – 2300 hours, Mornings: 2300 – 0700 hours). The first year of employment, your schedule is subject to change at any time to meet training requirements.
Yes, you will receive your salary while in the academy.
Marietta Police Department currently uses North Central Georgia Law Enforcement Academy which is located in Austell, Georgia and the Georgia Public Safety Training Center (GPSTC) at Pickens County Training Center.
The hiring process is the same for all candidates, contact Officer Mark Bishop at 770-793-5347 with scheduling questions.
If you no longer own this vehicle, please contact the Tax Commissioner's office in your county to make any corrections to the ownership of the vehicle. An Affidavit of Non-Responsibility must also be submitted to the Court.
If you are the registered owner of this vehicle but were not driving at the time of the violation, you may submit an Affidavit of Non-Responsibility to the Court. Affidavit of Non-Responsibility (PDF)
For winter, if you have drafty rooms, varying temperatures throughout your home, hot or cold ceilings or high heating and cooling bills, you may need to insulate your attic. Set your thermostat at 68 degrees or lower and reduce your heating costs by up to 3% for each degree of adjustment.
For more energy saving tips, please check out our website at www.mariettapowerandwater.com under the "Residential/Power" tab. For water saving tips, go to the "Residential/Water" tab.
Toilet leaks - Customer is billed for the water and the wastewater over the average at Marietta Power and Water cost.
No. At this time, there are no commercial water conservation rebates offered, such as for toilets. Rebates are offered to residential customers for the replacement of high flow toilets.
With you adding in specific information on your building, the program then provides a customized report on how electrical energy is consumed by your building year round and specific suggestions on ways to lower your energy consumption.
Use the online tool.
There are a number of safety requirements that must be satisfied prior to solar panels being installed at your home/office. For a comprehensive list, please click on the following link to visit the Solar Panel page of our website.
When service is disconnected for non-payment and payment is not received within 10 days, the account will be terminated and sent through our collections process. To re-establish an account after termination for non-payment, please contact our Billing Department by phone at 770-794-5150 or come to our office at 675 North Marietta Parkway, Marietta, GA during normal business hours (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday-Friday).
Yes, we offer residential rebates. (Link to rebate program)
Online at www.mariettapowerandwater.com.
In person at 675 North Marietta Parkway or 205 Lawrence Street, Marietta, GA.
By mail to P.O. Box 609, Marietta, GA 30061-0609
In our night depositories at our main office, Marietta City Hall, the Chestnut Hill Fire Station or the Franklin Gateway Fire Station.
In person - You can apply for service at our office located at 675 North Marietta Parkway in Marietta, GA. Please be prepared to present valid identification (i.e. valid driver's license, state-issued identification, or a passport). A security deposit may be required.
Email - You can complete an application from our website and send it by email to email@example.com.
Commercial customers: Cash checks, or money orders are accepted. For deposit amounts over $1,500.00, Marietta Power and Water will accept a surety bond payable to Marietta Power and Water or an assignment of a Certificate of Deposit.