Wed., August 19, 2009 1:38pm (EDT)

Two Counties Receive 311 Phone Service
By Associated Press
Updated: 5 years ago

ALBANY, DOUGHERTY COUNTY, Ga.  —  
Phones in Albany and Dougherty Counties will be getting 311 telephone service. (photo courtesy Freefoto.com)
Phones in Albany and Dougherty Counties will be getting 311 telephone service. (photo courtesy Freefoto.com)
People who live in Albany and Dougherty County are getting 311 telephone service.

The Public Service Commission on Tuesday approved 311 service for the area.

The number is for non-emergency government services.

It's the seventh local government in Georgia to get 311 approval.

The service is also available in Cobb, Dawson, DeKalb and Columbia counties as well as in Columbus and Savannah.