Mayor & Aldermen
The City of Erin has a Private Act Charter and is governed by a Mayor, Vice Mayor and 8 Aldermen:
- Ward 1 – Lisa Moore, Wanda Lockhart
- Ward 2 – Cecil Baggett, Betsy Ligon
- Ward 3 - Nethla Mitchell, Linda Owens
- Ward 4 – Loraine Beechum, Paul Gooden
The City has a total operating budget of 5.6 million annually which includes services of Water, Sewer, Police, Fire and Street maintenance; the city employees 5 full time police officers. >See Annual Budget
The city of Erin Fire Dept. has 2 class A engines, 1 tanker and 1 medium duty rescue units,13 volunteers and an ISO rating of 6.
Erin it the County Seat of Houston County; has a population of 1340 and tax rate of 1.10 per 100.00 assessed value.