Welcome to the City of Cairo
Cairo City Hall

City Council

City of Cairo
Mayor and Council
P. O. Box 29
119 North Broad Street
Cairo, GA 39828

The legislative authority of the government of the City of Cairo is vested in the City Council which is composed of five (5) members. The members of the Council representing single member districts serve a four (4) year term and until their respective successors are qualified and elected. The Mayor is elected at large.

The Council meets in regular session on the Second and Fourth Monday of each month. The meetings are held in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 101-B North Broad Street and begin at 6:00 P. M.

The following is a list of the current members of the Mayor and Council of the City of Cairo, indicating post and term expiration date. Please feel free to contact your Councilmember with comments or suggestions.

Mayor Booker Gainor Mayor
Booker T Gainor
365 Humble Ave SW
Cairo, GA 39828
(229) 377-1722 ext 104
Term Expires: 12/31/2021
Councilmember Bobby Gwaltney Mayor Pro Tem
Bobby Gwaltney - District 3
1827 Oakdale Road SE
Cairo, GA 39828
(229) 377-1722 ext 104
Term Expires: 12/31/2019

Councilmember Ernest W. Cloud Councilmember
Demario Byrden - District 2
P.O. Box 29
119 North Broad St
Cairo, GA 39828
(229) 224-0067
Term Expires: 12/31/2021
Jerry Cox Councilmember
Jerry Cox - District 5
1490 15th St NW 
Cairo, GA 39828
(229) 377-1722 ext 104
Term Expires: 12/31/2019
CouncilmemberJames Douglas Councilmember
James H. Douglas - District 4
P.O. Box 1387
Cairo, GA 39828
(229) 377-1722 ext 104
Term Expires: 12/31/2021
Councilmember Lannis Thornton Councilmember
Lannis Thornton - District 1
887 9th St NW
Cairo, GA 39828
(229) 377-1722 ext 104
Term Expires: 12/31/2019