DECATUR, Ga.— DeKalb County CEO Michael Thurmond and the mayors of the cities contained in the county will discuss their decision to call for a special purpose local option sales tax (SPLOST) referendum in November.
The news conference will be held Wednesday, Oct. 18, at 10 a.m. at DeKalb County Roads and Drainage Division, 727 Camp Road, Decatur, GA 30032. Follow Camp Road to the signs to the news conference site, which will be held outside in a parking lot.
In the event of inclement weather, the news conference will be held at the Maloof Auditorium, 1300 Commerce Dr., Decatur, GA 30030.
WHO: CEO Michael Thurmond, DeKalb County
DeKalb County Board of Commissioners
Mayor Jonathan Elmore, Avondale Estates
Mayor John Ernst, Brookhaven
Mayor Eric Clarkson, Chamblee
Mayor Ted Terry, Clarkston
Mayor Patti Garrett, Decatur
Mayor Donna Pittman, Doraville
Mayor Denis Shortal, Dunwoody
Mayor Deborah Jackson, Lithonia
Mayor Melanie Hammet, Pine Lake
Mayor Patricia Wheeler, Stone Mountain
Mayor Jason Lary, Stonecrest
Mayor Frank Auman, Tucker
WHERE: DeKalb County Roads and Drainage Division
727 Camp Road,
Decatur, GA 30032