Muscogee County

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Muscogee

Muscogee County is named for the Muscogee Native American tribe known as the Creek Indians.

 

Created:  June 9, 1825

County Seat: 

Columbus   1825 – present

 

County Courthouse – Columbus  

 

Location:  100 10th Street / 1st Avenue

Built:  1972 – 1973

Style:  Modern

Architect:  E Owen Smith and Biggers, Scarbrough, Neal, Crisp & Clark

Contractor:  Jordan – Grove

 

Description:  The building faces north and is a twelve story concrete and glass structure. The building sits at the south end of a plaza flanked by one story buildings on the east and west sides. The main building has horizontal panels between each story. The building has a flat room. The building houses the merged county and city government and is The Government Center.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Harris County

E – Talbot County and Chattahoochee County

S – Chattahoochee County

W – Russell County, Alabama 

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2010