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Located only 5 minutes from Chattanooga, Tennessee, and about 90 minutes north of Atlanta, Georgia, Fort Oglethorpe is a fascinating city with a history rich in local and national color. We were home to the 6th Cavalry and the WAC’s.  Generations of Americans serving their country entered or left their service through the gates of our city. Fort Oglethorpe also serves as the entrance to the Chickamauga National Military Park, the oldest and largest of America's Civil War Parks. 


Fort Oglethorpe, Chattanooga, and the Tennessee River Valley, are wonderful places to live, to visit, and to remember. Please enjoy our site and plan to bring your friends and family to visit us soon!


Council Meetings are typically held the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month.  The public is encouraged to attend. 

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 The City of Fort Oglethorpe now has a Facebook page to help keep our Citizens informed about what is going on in and around our City.  We encourage you to "Like" our page to receive updates.  Click on the Facebook logo to be directed to our page.



The City of Fort Oglethorpe will hold a regularly scheduled Council Meeting on Monday, May 11 at 3:00 PM.  The public is invited and encouraged to attend.  For a copy of the Agenda,

please click on the image to the right.


 The City of Fort Oglethorpe Codes Enforcement Officer Bill Willett has released the Codes Enforcement Spring newsletter.  The topic deals with Raccoon's in our area and tips to prevent them from taking up residence on your property.  Please click on the image to the right to view the newsletter.


City of Fort Oglethorpe Council Meeting for April 13th


April 13, 2015 Agenda



In this edition, Council Lady Paula Stinnett interviews Fort Oglethorpe American Legion Chairman Jack Staples and VFW Post 3679 Service Officer Larry Hester about events scheduled in April and May.



This edition of Table Topics with Mayor Lynn Long and special guest Fire Marshal Glenn Davis covers fire safety in the home during the winter months.


 The City of Fort Oglethorpe and Republic Services are working together to inform our Citizens about keeping Fort Oglethorpe Clean and Green.  Recycling is vital for keeping a bright future for our kids.

For more information, call Republic Services at 423-867-4650 or click on the link below:

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The City of Fort Oglethorpe sells surplus items online at:

E-Verify number 140692 Authorized July 30, 2008