posted Aug 24, 2017, 1:49 PM by Lacy Armstrong

2017 Election

posted Aug 7, 2017, 8:25 AM by Lacy Armstrong   [ updated Aug 7, 2017, 9:48 AM ]



Pursuant to the Georgia Election Code O.C.G.A. Section 21-2-131 (a)(1)(A), notice is hereby given that a general election for Mayor and Posts 1,2,3,4 of the Town of Bishop City Council will be conducted on Tuesday, November 7 2017 from 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. at the Bishop Community Center located at  4951 Macon Highway.

Candidates desiring to qualify for said election can qualify at Bishop Town Hall, 5000 Macon Highway, during the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on August 21, 23, and 24.  Qualifying fee is $5.  Please call 706-769-0076 for information on qualifying, and 706-769-3958 for information on voting, registering to vote, and the election.

Candidates must be at least 21 years of age and a resident of the town for at least one year prior to the election and must continue to reside in the town during his or her period of service.  A candidate must be a qualified voter of the town of Bishop and must continue to be registered and qualified to vote in municipal elections of the town.  A candidate must be current on all taxes and meet any other requirements of Chapter 2 of Title 21 of the O.C.G.A., the “Georgia Election Code.”


posted Oct 6, 2016, 11:25 AM by Lacy Armstrong   [ updated Oct 6, 2016, 11:28 AM ]

Bishop Citizen,

You asked and we planned….. Please join us for the town supper on October 10th.   This coming Monday!  The purpose of the supper is to bring our community closer together.  Meet the neighbors and business owners in our great town.  We will provide the chicken so bring a side and let’s get together! 

This is a casual family style get together so tell your neighbors, bring the kids, and that casserole your Great Aunt Sylvia was so famous for! 

Since it’s election time, we will invite the local candidates for a meet and greet so that you can get to know them a little better.  They will introduce themselves and sit down to eat with us.  Feel free to ask your questions directly to those who will represent us.

Join us at:

Monday, October 10th at 6:30 pm
Bishop Community Center
4951 Macon Highway
RSVP: 706-769-0076 or (this will help with how much chicken to buy, but if your schedule opens up… come anyway!


posted Apr 28, 2016, 10:23 AM by Lacy Armstrong   [ updated Jan 5, 2017, 12:56 PM ]

 Bishop Community Center 
is ready for rental!
Two different spaces available.  
Upstairs chapel and downstairs meeting hall. 
Come check us out for your next occasion. 
See our calendar for availability or call:  706-769-0076


posted Apr 28, 2016, 10:01 AM by Lacy Armstrong

Business licenses (aka Occupational Taxes) are good January 1 -December 31 and require annual renewal.  Regulations have changed and more information is needed in order to be granted a business license.  Please see the attached package for information needed in order to renew/apply for a license.  All new licenses must be approved by the Town Council before license is granted.  Please fill out all paperwork whether you are applying for new or renewal.  City Clerk is a notary public and will happily notarize all documents during normal business hours.

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