Welcome to the official Web Site for the City of Pleasant Grove, Alabama! The City of Pleasant Grove is the kind of place most Americans would like to have as their hometown. With a population of about 10,000, Pleasant Grove offers the best "small-town" life quality but within only a 25 minute drive of Alabama's largest metropolitan area.

We believe that Pleasant Grove is the best place to call home. But don't just take our word for it. Before you buy a home, or commit to a business or industrial site, we encourage you to visit the City of Pleasant Grove.


                     Director of Public Safety                            

 Chief Robert Knight


Robert J. Knight was named Director of Public Safety for the City of Pleasant Grove in August of 2009. Serving as Fire Chief for the Pleasant Grove Fire and Rescue Service and Chief of Police for the Pleasant Grove Police Department, Chief Knight heads a department of 40 personnel.

He began his career as a Firefighter for Centerpoint Fire Dept. during the late 70's. In 1981 he went into law enforcement for the City of Graysville and transferred to the City of Pleasant Grove Police Dept. As a patrol officer, Chief Knight was an Evidence Technician and spent 3 years working narcotics. He was promoted to Patrol Sergeant in 1993. During the last 10 years of his police career, he was the School Resource Officer for the Pleasant Grove High, Middle, and Elementary schools.

A native of Birmingham, Chief Knight attended Jefferson State Junior College, University of Alabama, Birmingham, University of Alabama Law Enforcement Academy and The City of Birmingham Fire and Rescue Recruit school.  

City News

City Council meetings for month of July:
Monday, July 2, 2018 @ 7PM, Council Chambers

Monday, July 16, 2018 @ 7PM, Council Chambers

For information about Rental for Park Pavilions call 744-1726.

Municipal Court will be held in the Council Chambers on the last Tuesday of each month.
Court Date: Tuesday, July 31, 2018

For any information on Garbage Payment please call, 744-1728.

Document Downloads

Documents and forms such as business license and Council minutes can now be downloaded and filled out before you bring them to City Hall to save you time! You will need Adobe Reader to view these and can be installed by clicking the Adobe Reader button.



Pay Your Garbage Bill Online!

Pay your garbage bill online to save time! More information can be found in the Sanitation section of this website.
                                              CLICK HERE!

Shop The Grove First!

Supporting Pleasant Grove Business locations first keeps tax revenue local and helps build a better community and enhances services. Please support some of our great and friendly merchants!

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