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This is Ellijay, where you arrive as a welcomed visitor and quickly become a friend.

The city is the historic county seat of Gilmer County, the Apple Capital of Georgia and an Appalachian Trail Community.
Mountain vistas, cold clear rivers, specialty and antique shops, great restaurants, biking, hiking, and so much more await you.
You're gonna love this place.

2015 Packets are now available for candidates wishing to qualify for the November 3, 2015 General Election for the City of Ellijay. Printed packets may be picked up in the Office of the City Clerk Monday through Friday 9:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. Completed packets will ONLY be accepted DURING the qualifying period which is Monday, August 31, 2015 through Wednesday, September 2, 2015. The hours of qualifying will be from 9:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.

Click here to download the 2015 candidate packet (PDF)

New services for our citizens:
Pay tax bills, event fees, sponsor fees, and make donations by following this link.
To pay your traffic ticket online, follow this link.

The City of Ellijay is a registered participant in the federal Work authorization program commonly known as E-Verity, effective 10/21/10 - #366511