The City of Alpharetta is an ideal setting in which to live and work. You’ll find a full slate of activities year-round for youths through senior citizens under the sponsorship of the City and through private organizations. Our citizens take an on-going interest in their community in a variety of ways, whether it be through neighborhood organizations, civic clubs, business associations or individual volunteer efforts.

    Trash & Recycling Services

    Trash and Recycling

    The City of Alpharetta provides residential curbside garbage, recycling and yard-waste collection services. The City, via a third-party contractor, services all residential units within the City. Currently, REPUBLIC is the City provider.

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    Volunteer opportunities exist in and around Alpharetta for citizens to contribute their time and talents to make Alpharetta a better place in which to live and work. The following are some of the organizations that need dedicated volunteers on an on-going basis, whether it be an hour a week or much more.

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    Senior Services

    Adult Activities

    The Alpharetta Adult Activity Center at North Park provides recreation programs to adults age 50 years and older. Activities include exercise, tennis, golf, ceramics, day trips, tai chi, senior yoga, stain glass and more! 

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    Taxes & Fees

    Ad valorem taxes, more commonly known as property taxes, are levied for the maintenance and operations of the City of Alpharetta. These services include public safety, roadway maintenance, building inspections and other services vital to making Alpharetta a safe, secure and livable city for our residents, businesses and visitors. 


    Property taxes are levied for certain public improvements funded by voter-approved, general-obligation debt (bonds). All real estate and personal property is taxable unless exempted by law. 

    Disabilities Helpline

    Fulton County Disabilities Helpline

    The Disability Information & Assistance Line will provide people with physical or mental disabilities information about jobs, disability rights, housing and more. An information referral specialist will be on hand to answer calls Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. After hours, callers can leave a message. Call 404-730-6900 or 404-730-4137 (TTY).

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    Water Service


    The City of Alpharetta does not provide water and sewer service.

    Please contact Fulton County Water Department at 404-612-6830 to inquire about these services. 

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