Press Releases

December, 2016

Dec 1st, 2016

DeKalb County Honors Employees

DECATUR, GA. – More than 300 DeKalb County employees were honored Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, during the county’s quarterly recognition program.

The program recognized the efforts of employees who…

November, 2016

Nov 30th, 2016

Dekalb County

Statement on the Burrell Ellis Supreme Court Decision

The county attorney has advised that Mr. Ellis' appeal to the Georgia Supreme Court is not final until the time passes for motions for reconsideration which could be filed by either party. …

Nov 30th, 2016

A full catering kitchen at North DeKalb Senior Center.

North DeKalb Senior Center Opens

North DeKalb Senior Center Opens

 

DECATUR, Ga. – North DeKalb Senior Center opens its doors to DeKalb residents Thursday, Dec. 1. The facility is located at 3393 Malone Drive in Chamblee.

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Jan 26th, 2017

North DeKalb Senior Center Opens

DECATUR, Ga. – North DeKalb Senior Center opens its doors to DeKalb residents Thursday, Dec. 1. The facility is located at 3393 Malone Drive in Chamblee.

“This center will serve as a welcoming…

Nov 30th, 2016

Dekalb County

DeKalb County to Hold District 7 Runoff Election

DECATUR, GA. – A runoff will be held on Dec. 6 in the special election for Commission District 7.

Early voting continues through Friday, Dec. 2. All early voting will be held at the main office of…

Nov 21st, 2016

DeKalb Announces 2016 Thanksgiving Holiday Residential Sanitation Collection Schedule

DeKalb Announces 2016 Thanksgiving Holiday Residential Sanitation Collection Schedule

DECATUR, Ga. – In observance of Thanksgiving Day on Thursday, Nov. 24, garbage, recyclable materials and…

Nov 21st, 2016

Dekalb County

DeKalb Fire Rescue Receives Improved Rating for Fire Protection and Suppression Capabilities

DeKalb Fire Rescue Receives Improved Rating for Fire Protection and Suppression Capabilities

TUCKER, Ga. – DeKalb County Fire Rescue Department has been awarded its highest rating in its 79-…

Nov 21st, 2016

Dekalb County

DeKalb County Board of Registration & Elections Announces Results for District 7 Special Election Recount

DeKalb County Board of Registration & Elections Announces Results for District 7 Special Election Recount

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County Board of Registration and Elections announced the results…

Nov 21st, 2016

Sewer Upgrades on Columbia Drive Complete on Time and Under Budget

Sewer Upgrades on Columbia Drive Complete on Time and Under Budget

Project to increase capacity, reduce sanitary sewer overflows

DECATUR, Ga. – The DeKalb County Department of Watershed Management…

Nov 21st, 2016

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DeKalb Receives Authority to Clean Up Brannon Hill

DeKalb Receives Authority to Clean Up Brannon Hill

Owners have 60 days to remove blight before county steps in

DECATUR, GA. – Property owners of destroyed or fire-damaged buildings in the Brannon…