"The regional crossroads and destination that offers small-town charm while providing big-city opportunities.”

Conflicting tales exist concerning the naming of Waycross, Georgia, but almost all center on the railroad. Read More

Since the City’s inception, our mission has been to provide the professional staff and supervision necessary to deliver superior municipal services to our community.

Welcome to Waycross!

Please explore this website for the wealth of information you will find, including important links and documents you may need as a Waycross resident, business, or visitor. We also provide ways for you to conveniently pay utility bills, building permits, vehicle fines, and government surplus items online.  


The city of Waycross is a dedicated workforce enhancing quality of life while driving service excellence in support of its citizens and communities.


To provide open, honest, and fiscally responsible quality public services to the citizens of Waycross.


Upcoming Events

  • Monthly City Report
    May 6, 2024 Report
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  • Commission Called Meeting 

    June 29, 2024 *MONDAY*
    8:00 a.m.
    City Hall Commission Chambers and Facebook and YouTube Livestreamed

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  • Wayx-Ware County Land Bank Authority Meeting 

    June 26, 2024
    2:00 p.m.
    City Hall Commission Chambers

  • Waycross Convention and Visitors Bureau Meeting 

    June 27, 2024
    10:00 a.m.
    City Hall Commission Chambers

  • 2023 Waycross-Ware County Industrial Park Water System Annual Water Quality Report

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    2023 Waycross Water System Annual Water Quality Report

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  • 2021 Ware County Comprehensive Plan

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