Residential Permit Parking
Residents of any DeKalb County neighborhood desiring to limit parking only to themselves and their guests can call the DeKalb Transportation Division for information at (770) 492-5206.
There are three basic requirements for considering a request to establish an area as “Resident Only Parking Area”.
Residential Traffic Calming Program
DeKalb County developed a Traffic Calming Program to address the concerns of the citizens regarding the speed of traffic on residential streets. For a street to be eligible for the traffic calming program, it must be classified as local residential on the DeKalb County Thoroughfare Plan and have a posted speed limit of 30 mph or less. For more information, please call (770) 492-5206.
DeKalb County procedures for installation of street lights by homeowners or developers on county-owned streets vary depending on whether the streets have overhead power or underground power. The major difference between streets with underground power is that street light poles are not installed as part of the normal electrical service. Therefore, the cost of the pole installation must be paid by the petitione
The Director of Public Works, pursuant to his authority under DeKalb County Code section 23-87, has promulgated a Policy regarding facilities placed in the County Right-of-Way, effective on January 11, 2018, available by clicking here.
New Traffic Signals and Stop Signs
To request new traffic signal and stop signs, please call 770-492-5223. To report problems with existing traffic signals and signs, please call 404-297-3947 between 8:00am and 5:30pm Monday thru Friday. After hours and on holidays and weekends, problems can be reported by calling 678-406-7929.