To support mitigation efforts for disease control related to the current COVD-19 pandemic, all City of Sandy Springs facilities are closed to the public until further notice. While the buildings are closed, city staff will continue operations remotely to provide continued service to the community.
Many city services, such as filing for most permits and payments can be conducted online:
This Community Development Department Update provides a summary of the department's updated policies and procedures to better assist everyone with the permitting process.
To submit a building permit, view the status of a permit, schedule an inspection, or view the status of a code ordinance violation visit the Build Sandy Springs website.
The City’s Thursday Developer Meetings will continue via online channels. Directions will be provided at the time the meeting is scheduled and posted online prior to the meeting.
Business License Renewals
You can renew your business license or pay your business occupational tax online using the Sandy Springs payment website. During its March 17, 2020 meeting, the City Council approved extending the deadline to May 31, 2020.
You can pay a court fine or fee using the Sandy Springs payment website.
To submit an invoice for payment for all City departments, including the Arts Center and Visit Sandy Springs, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. New vendors will need to complete the required forms located on the Doing Business with the City webpage.
To report a service need, such as potholes, code violations, traffic issues, etc., you have several options:
- Call the City’s 24/7/365 Call Center at 770-730-5600
- Online chat, also 24/7/365
- Sandy Springs Works app (available in app stores)
Performing Arts Center
For patrons of the Performing Arts Center, you can contact the Box Office at 770.206.2022 or email email@example.com for assistance with ticket refunds or exchanges.
Recreation and Parks
All City parks and recreational facilities are closed until further notice. Individuals who wish to talk with Recreation and Parks regarding canceled/suspended rentals and programming registrations can call 206.295.8038 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Public Safety Access
The safety of our first responders is a top priority, and until further notice, the Sandy Springs Fire Department has closed its stations to the general public. If you require assistance, please contact 911 for life-threatening emergencies. Please contact your primary care physician or a local urgent care clinic for routine or non-life threatening emergencies. Sandy Springs Fire will continue to respond to all emergencies.
Sandy Springs Police will also continue daily operations to protect the community; however, its headquarter offices will be closed to the general public, and routine business criminal histories, background checks, and other permit-related applications are currently suspended. If you need to file a non-emergency police report, please call 404.843.6670. If you have an emergency, please dial 911.
Municipal Court is closed until further notice. All cases will be rescheduled and a notice mailed once the court reopens.
City Council meetings will be held via live stream. Residents and the media will be able to access the live-stream at spr.gs/stream shortly before the meeting begins. Details regarding this meeting can be found at spr.gs/0317.