Cobb residents with Paulding addresses will soon be able to decide by a group vote on whether to switch their ZIP code to reflect the county they actually live in.
Since April 2011, when one of the affected residents asked the Powder Springs City Council for support, the city has requested that the Postal Service change Hiram’s 30141 in Cobb to Powder Springs’ 30127.
“They finally, last month, sent a letter saying they would accommodate the request on certain conditions,” Community Development Director Pam Conner said at Wednesday’s work session.
The city must provide a hot line for people to call in and ask questions, as well as host a meeting on the matter. The meeting is scheduled for 6 to 8 p.m. on Oct. 2 at the Coach Ford Center‘s Reception Hall.
Afterward, the Postal Service will send surveys to those who would