Press Releases

June, 2019

Jun 24th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb County Cooperative Extension Kicks Off Fifth Season of Fresh on DeK, Mobile Farmers Market

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County Extension has launched the fifth season of Fresh on DeK, DeKalb County’s Mobile Farmers Market, which travels throughout the county offering nutrition education and fresh…

Jun 24th, 2019

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Seville Drive Road Closure June 24

DECATUR, Ga. – Seville Drive, from Verdi Way to Artesia Drive, will be closed to through-traffic on Monday, June 24 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., to remove a large tree. Residents living in the…

Jun 20th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb County Cooperative Extension Announces Irrigation Workshop

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County Cooperative Extension will host an Irrigation Workshop on July 11, from 6:45 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the greenhouse complex at Brook Run Park, 4770 N. Peachtree Road,…

Jun 20th, 2019

Dekalb County

Rainbow Park Groundbreaking set for July 1

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs will hold an official groundbreaking ceremony for an amphitheater, walking trails, gardens and open meadows at…

Jun 20th, 2019

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Denise Drive Road Closed through July 26

DECATUR, Ga. – Denise Drive, between Glenhaven Drive and Denise Court, is closed to through-traffic through Friday, July 26, at 9 p.m., to complete infrastructure repairs. Residents living in the…

Jun 18th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb County Begins Memorial Drive Revitalization Corridor Plan

DECATUR, Ga.—DeKalb County will host four open houses about the future of the Memorial Drive corridor.

The first open house is scheduled for Tuesday, June 25, 2019, from 6 to 8 p.m., at the DeKalb…

Jun 18th, 2019

Dekalb County

Rainbow Park Groundbreaking set for July 1

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs will hold an official groundbreaking ceremony for an amphitheater, walking trails, gardens and open meadows at…

Jun 14th, 2019

Dekalb County

Commissioner Bradshaw to hold a Community Meeting on a New Stone Mountain Senior Center

DECATUR—Commissioner Steve Bradshaw will host a community meeting on the proposed District 4 senior center on Monday, June 17, at Antioch AME Church, located at 785 S. Hairston Road Stone Mountain,…

Jun 14th, 2019

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Palafox Drive NE Road Closure July 2

DECATUR, Ga. – Palafox Drive NE, between Argonne Way NE and Ogilvie Drive NE, will be closed to through-traffic on Tuesday, July 2, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., to remove a large oak tree. Residents…

Jun 13th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb Announces Proposed Property Tax Increase

DECATUR, Ga. –The DeKalb County Governing Authority today announces its intention to increase 2019 property taxes this year by 4.22 percent over the rollback millage rate.

DeKalb County has seven…