Press Releases

July, 2019

Jul 15th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb to Host Back-to-School Giveaway on July 19

DECATUR, Ga. –  The DeKalb Human Services Department, Office of Youth Services, in partnership with the DeKalb Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department, will host a Back-to-School…

Jul 12th, 2019

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Wellborn Road Closure Begins July 15

DECATUR, Ga. – Wellborn Road, between Covington Highway and DeKalb Medical Parkway, will be closed to through-traffic beginning at 9 a.m., Monday, July 15, through 9 p.m., Sunday, July 28, for road…

Jul 10th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb County Mobile Career Center July Schedule

DECATUR, Ga. – WorkSource DeKalb announces its Mobile Career Center schedule for July. The center will be stationed at locations throughout DeKalb County to help put DeKalb County citizens back to…

Jul 10th, 2019

Dekalb County

Two Road Closures Scheduled July 12

DECATUR, Ga. – Two roads will be closed on Friday, July 12, from midnight to 11:59 p.m., due to filming.

Fannin Drive, between Rocky Pine Road and Salem Road, will be closed to through-traffic. The…

Jul 10th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb Cooperative Extension Announces Tree Diagnostics Workshop

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County Cooperative Extension will host a Tree Diagnostics class on Aug. 13, from 6:45 to 8:30 p.m. at The DeKalb County Extension Office Auditorium, located at 4380 Memorial Dr…

Jul 10th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb Cooperative Extension Announces a Common Pests of Landscape Plants Class

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County Cooperative Extension will host a "Common Pests of landscape Plants” call on July 11, from 6:45 to 8:30 p.m. at the DeKalb County Extension Office Auditorium, located at…

Jul 11th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb Commissioners Unanimously Approve Midyear Budget

DECATUR, Ga. – Today, the DeKalb County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved CEO Michael Thurmond’s Fiscal Year 2019 midyear budget.

Commissioner Jeff Rader, presiding officer of the Board of…

Jul 9th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb Cooperative Extension Announces Tree Diagnostics Workshop

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County Cooperative Extension will host a Tree Diagnostics class on Aug. 13, from 6:45 to 8:30 p.m. at The DeKalb County Extension Office Auditorium, located at 4380 Memorial Dr…

Jul 9th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb Cooperative Extension Announces a Common Pests of Landscape Plants Class

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County Cooperative Extension will host a "Common Pests of landscape Plants” call on July 11, from 6:45 to 8:30 p.m. at the DeKalb County Extension Office Auditorium, located at…

Jul 9th, 2019

Dekalb County

Lithonia Park Ribbon Cutting Set for July 15

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs will hold an official ribbon-cutting ceremony for the newly renovated playground at Lithonia Park on Monday, July 15…