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Cemeteries and Parks

The Cemeteries/Parks Department is dedicated to keeping the City of Cordele clean and safe by providing the following services:


  • Repairs and installs traffic signs.
  • Makes and installs Street Markers.
  • Installs Community Development hearing signs.
  • Maintains traffic signals.
  • Maintains right of ways.
  • Paints curbs, parking, and center lines on city streets.
  • Sprays for mosquitoes.
  • Maintains Bethel Cemetery and Sunnyside Cemetery.
  • Maintains serveral City Parks.
  • Assists with City Christmas Decorations.
  • Cuts grass at City storm water ponds.
  • Cuts bushes and vegetation in City alleys and ditches.
  • Assists in Special Projects such community events, Main Street projects.
  • Roadside weed control.
  • Supervises work detail for community service workers and inmates


The supintendent is Jessie Mercer.