DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County CEO Michael Thurmond will give his outlook for 2018 during two State of the County addresses this month.

Business leaders and other community partners are invited to a State of the County address to be delivered during a ticketed luncheon on Wednesday, March 28, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Atlanta Evergreen Marriott Conference Resort, 4021 Lakeview Dr., Stone Mountain.

The business luncheon is hosted by the Council for Quality Growth and DeKalb Chamber of Commerce. Tickets are $65 for Chamber members and $85 for non-members. Registration is required.

For sponsorship or registration questions, contact Katie Smith, 770-813-3381 or

To register for the luncheon, visit

CEO Thurmond will deliver an evening State of the County Address to the community on Thursday, March 29, at 7 p.m., at the Lou Walker Senior Center, 2538 Panola Rd., Lithonia.

The evening State of the County event is free and open to the public.

For more information about the evening State of the County event, contact Nichole Simms at or 404-371-2552.