Welcome to Lamar County!

The Lamar County Board of Commissioners will receive sealed bid proposals for a Request for Proposal (RFP) for Standby Architecture and/or Engineering Services located at 408 Thomaston Street, Barnesville Georgia 30204. All seal bids will be clearly marked: Standby Architecture and Engineering Services and delivered to Todaysia Colquitt, Accountant at 408 Thomaston Street Barnesville, Ga. 30204 on or before 11:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 10th, 2021. All sealed bids will be opened on March 10th, 2021. Bids will be awarded Tuesday, March 16th, 2021 at the Lamar County Commission Meeting. No faxed bids will be received or accepted. Complete bid packages are available at the County Commissioners Office at 408 Thomaston Street, Barnesville, Georgia 30204 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, or they can be sent to invoices@lamarcountyga.com and retrieved on the County Website: lamarcountyga.com

Welcome to Lamar County, Georgia, a place of growth and development filled with tradition and small town values. Lamar County, with rolling landscapes and pecan and pine trees, is a fantastic place to raise your family, start your business, or establish an industry. Home is Just Better Here!

                 Lamar County Board of Commissioners                     

Department Spot Light

 Hired Full-time Fire Chief in 2017

Douglas Matthews-Fire Chief

             Lamar County Fire Department                 

Established 1980

Services 186 Square Miles

       Hired (3) Full-time Firefighter 1998

Bill Reeder

Joseph Peters

Charlie Muise


Please help us welcome our new Full-time Firefighters.

November 2020 Hired (3) additional Full-time

  • Charlies Marks
  • Jeffery Cleveland
  • Kenneth Whitelock

March 2021 Hired (6) additional  Full-time


  • Gregory Jones
  • Logan Gordy
  • Steven Phillips
  • Kelvin Duke
  • Jared Busby
  • Aaron Chain



Lamar County Notifications

Call 1-800-847-4262 Option 1
To Schedule Appointments for the COVID Vaccine.