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The City Hall Tower was constructed in 1929 and was Atlanta's third city hall. Connected on the ground and 2nd floors, the City Hall Annex was constructed in 1989. The majority of walk-in customer service desks are located in the Annex.


Atlanta City Hall Annex
55 Trinity Avenue SW
Atlanta, GA  30303

Atlanta City Hall Tower
68 Mitchell Street SW
Atlanta GA 30303

Driving Directions

8:15 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday

General Information:





Walk-In Services in City Hall

Department of Watershed Management

  • Purchase a water meter
  • Set up or transfer water service
  • Pay a water bill

Office of Buildings

  • Apply for a building permit
  • Get zoning information
  • Meet with the City's arborist

Office of Revenue

  • Get a business license
  • Resolve a solid waste lien

Mayor's Office of Special Events

  • Apply for a special event permit

Other City Walk-In Customer Service Centers

Public Safety Annex
3493 Donald Lee Hollowell Parkway, NW
Central Records: 404.546.7461
Atlanta Police FAQs

  • Get a background check or fingerprinting
  • Pick up a police report
  • Get a public safety permit (click here to see list of permits)

Atlanta Workforce Development Agency
818 Pollard Boulevard, SW
Atlanta, Georgia 30315

  • One-stop center for job seekers, employers, and youth

Municipal Court
150 Garnett Street SW

Pretrial Detention Center
236 Peachtree Street SW










About City Hall

Building History: Learn about the history of Atlanta's City Hall Tower, constructed in 1929
Green Roof: City Hall's best-kept secret

City Council Meets & Public Hearings

City Council Meeting Schedule: View proposed legislation and City Council agendas
Public Hearing Schedule: View public notices posted by City Council

Special Events

Event Space in City Hall: Reserve the Old Council Chambers or City Hall Atrium for a private event

Last updated: 7/30/2013 4:49:17 PM