Departments & Staff

A Complete List of City Utilities in Perry, Florida


John Hart II, City Manager
(850) 584-7161

The City Manager is the chief administrative officer of the City and is responsible to the City Council for the administration of all city affairs, budget and employees.  The City Manager is appointed by the City Council and serves at the pleasure of the City Council.


Ph: (850) 584-7940
Fax: (850) 584-7228

The Public Works Director oversees all operations and divisions of the public  works department with general direction of the City Manager. The public works  department consists of water, gas, sewer, sanitation and street divisions. 


(850) 584-7161
Board of Adjustment & Appeals
Code Enforcement

The City Manager currently oversees this department.  This department is responsible for the development and enforcement of state and local building codes and zoning ordinances.  
Mr. Bruce Griffin serves as the City's Code Enforcement Officer.

Planning & Zoning

Amy Lovett

Phone:  (850) 584-7161
Meeting: First Monday of each month at 4:00 p.m.

City of Perry  - LDR

This department handles the development and enforcement of state and local building codes and zoning ordinances within the City of Perry.  It also oversees land use changes and building permit applications and other related documents.

The City's Planning and Zoning Board meets the first Monday of each month beginning at 5:30 p. m.  (If the first Monday falls on a holiday, the meeting is usually held the second Monday).

Board meetings are held in the City Council Meeting Room at 224 S. Jefferson Street, Perry, Florida 32347.


(850) 584-5121
In Case of Emergency:  911
Chief of Police
Jamie Cruse 

The Police Chief is responsible for direction of all employees and activities of the municipal police department with general direction  of the City Manager. The department currently consists of about 25 personnel plus two canines.    The Department's goal is to protect and serve the citizens and the general public in the  most efficient manner as possible.


(850) 584-3311
In Case of Emergency:  911
Fire Chief Command Captain
Robbie Moon

The Fire Chief Command captain is responsible for direction of all employees and activities of the municipal fire department with general direction of the City Manager.  The Department's goal is to provide fire suppression and rescue services within the City and all contract service areas, as well as, promoting fire prevention through inspection and regulation of the fire code within the City of Perry and contract areas


Director of Finance
(850) 584-7161 ext. 115
Penny Staffney

The Finance Director supervises and coordinates various city-wide accounting and related fiscal activities.  The Director is also responsible for financial planning, budgeting, accounting, revenue administration, and billing and collection with general direction of the City Manager.  The City's purchasing division also falls under this department.

City Attorney

C. Hope Demps, Esq.
PO Box 293
Perry, Florida 32348
Ph: (850) 545-0182

The City Attorney is appointed by the City Council and handles the City's legal affairs.



The City of Perry accepts cash, money orders, personal checks and credit cards for utility deposits and payments on city utility accounts.

Don't miss a due date, ask a clerk about signing up for automatic bank draft!

For your convenience you can now pay utility bills online! In order to pay utility bills online customer will need 11 digit acct #, which can be found on utility bill.

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Billing Office:  (850) 584-2721

The City of Perry provides utility services consisting of natural gas, water, sewer and garbage.

The Public Works Department oversees the installation and maintenance of these facilities.

The Finance Department oversees the billing and collection of these utilities and offers a variety of methods of payment for customers' convenience.

The Utility Office is open Monday thru Friday 8:00 a. m. to 5:00 p. m., except scheduled holidays.

Call (850) 584-2721 for fee costs.

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