Governments of Floyd County and City of Rome, GA

Floyd County

Floyd County Engineering

A department within Floyd County Public Works, the Engineering department provides development services that include development plans and plat reviews, project coordination and management, construction inspection, and address and driveway permitting. Additionally, the Engineering Department provides engineering support for multiple departments within Floyd County to include engineering design, studies and surveying.

Details & Standards

GDOT Standards and details must be used for all other construction practices and structures.

Sewer Department

The cities of Rome and Cave Spring provide wastewater services within their respective incorporated areas. Floyd County does not provide sewer services in the unincorporated area, but has granted the City of Rome with an exclusive franchise for serving the unincorporated areas with conditions relative to annexation. 

Therefore, sewer is provided to certain parts of the unincorporated area by the City of Rome. Please see attached map. For any questions regarding sewer services, please call the City of Rome Water and Sewer Department at 706.236.4560.

Sewer Services Map

Survey Approvals

Surveys for the subdivision of land other than for subdivision developments must be submitted to the Floyd County Engineering Department for approval. For the subdivision of land into four (4) total lots or less, approval can be given in the office. For the subdivision of land into more than four (4) lots, surveys will be forwarded to the Rome-Floyd County Planning Commission for approval at the next regularly scheduled monthly meeting. Plats must be received by the second Monday of each month to be presented at the following month's planning commission meeting, which is the first Thursday of each month. The ULDC outlines all the requirements for surveys in Floyd County.