Press Releases

June, 2019

Jun 28th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb to Hold Public Meeting for Master Plan of Avondale Dunaire Park and George Luther Drive Property

DECATUR, Ga. — The DeKalb County Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs will hold a series of public meetings to review the draft plans for Avondale Dunaire Park and the George Luther…

Jun 28th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb to Hold Meeting for Master Plan of Little Creek Horse Farm

DECATUR, Ga. — The DeKalb County Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs will hold a series of public meetings to review the draft plans for Little Creek Horse Farm including park…

Jun 28th, 2019

Dekalb County

Park Advisory Committee to Meet July 17

DECATUR, Ga. – The DeKalb Park Advisory Committee meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, July 17, at 6 p.m. at the N.H. Scott Recreation Center, 2230 Tilson Road Decatur, GA 30032.

Information will be…

Jun 28th, 2019

Dekalb County

Parks Citizens Advisory Board to Meet July 23

DECATUR, Ga. – The DeKalb Parks Citizen Advisory Board Committee meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, July 23, at 6 p.m. at the DeKalb County Fire Rescue Headquarters, 1950 West Exchange Place, Tucker,…

Jun 28th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb Cooperative Extension Announces Space for Pollinators Classes

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County Cooperative Extension will host a “Space for Pollinators” series in different areas around the county. The first class will be held on July 18, from 6 to 7:30 p.m., in…

Jun 27th, 2019

water meter installation

DeKalb Installs 3,500 New Water Meters

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County has installed more than 3,500 water meters as part of its New Day Water Meter Exchange and Upgrade Initiative. The county has reached 10 percent of its goal to replace 30…

Jun 26th, 2019

Dekalb County

Water Main Repairs Underway in Dunwoody

DECATUR, Ga.—Repairs are underway on a 6-inch water main near the intersection of Peeler Road and Cherring Drive in Dunwoody.

DeKalb Watershed workers have isolated the leak and repair work has…

Jun 25th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb Drinking Water Quality Report Released

DECATUR. Ga. – DeKalb County Department of Watershed Management (DWM) has released the 2019 Drinking Water Quality Report, also referred to as a Consumer Confidence Report (CCR). DWM continues to…

Jun 25th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb Announces Independence Day Residential Sanitation Collection Schedule

DECATUR, Ga. – In observance of Independence Day on Thursday, July 4, the DeKalb County Sanitation Division’s administrative and field operations will be closed. 

Due to the holiday, garbage,…

Jun 25th, 2019

Dekalb County

CEO Thurmond: $131 Million in Property Tax Relief for DeKalb Taxpayers

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County CEO Michael Thurmond has presented his proposed fiscal year 2019 midyear budget to the DeKalb Board of Commissioners. The proposal includes a balanced budget, millage…