News & Events

August 01, 2013

The City of Monroe, in partnership with Brown Web Design, has recently completed an upgrade of the city website.

July 30, 2013


On July 23rd and July 30th the Monroe Police Department conducted a multi agency Active Shooter Training exercise.

July 23, 2013

The Monroe Police Department conducted a "round up" which lead to the arrest of 14 suspects on various charges.

July 10, 2013

The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) is pleased to announce that City of Monroe, Georgia has received the GFOA's Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its budget.

July 04, 2013

The Georgia Department of Transportation will be repaving Spring Street (both East and West) starting around the middle of July.

February 13, 2013

Matthew Chancey has been appointed as the new City Administrator of Monroe, Georgia on February 12, 2013.

July 28, 2011

Monroe Mayor Greg Thompson has recently been elected to serve on the Board of Directors for MEAG Power.

July 07, 2011

The movie American Reunion is filming scenes in downtown Monroe; it will be the fourth film in the American Pie franchise (IMDB link).

June 14, 2011

The City of Monroe telecommunications system became one of a handful of Southeastern cities to connect to a massive data center, the Atlanta Internet Exchange at 56 Marietta St., N.W. in Atlanta. The address is home to the largest Internet hub in the Southeast.