Press Releases

October, 2021

Oct 27th, 2021

Dekalb County

DeKalb Voter Registration and Elections Approves Changes to Five Polling Locations

UPDATED INFORMATION: On Oct. 27 the DeKalb VRE Board approved a sixth polling location change for the Nov. 2 election.

Advance voting ends Oct. 29; General Election Nov. 2nd

DeKalb’s Board of…

Oct 27th, 2021

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UPDATED--Briarcliff Road Lane Closure Begins on Nov. 3

On Nov. 3, a portion of the northbound lane along Briarcliff Road, crossing North Druid Hills Road between QuikTrip and Chick-fil-A, will be closed Monday-Thursday from 8:30…

Oct 27th, 2021

Dekalb County

Cartecay Drive Road Water Infrastructure Replacement Project Begins Nov. 1

Construction to replace 6-inch water lines   

On Monday, Nov. 1, DeKalb County Department of Watershed Management (DWM) and its contractors will replace an existing 6-inch water line with…

Oct 26th, 2021

Dekalb County

Commissioner Lorraine Cochran-Johnson to Host Inaugural Trunk & Treat

Event is a partnership with DeKalb County School District to kick off Family Engagement Month

DeKalb County District 7 Commissioner Lorraine Cochran-Johnson is partnering with the DeKalb County…

Oct 26th, 2021

Obama Trail

Michelle Obama Trail Ribbon-cutting and Ceremonial Walk Scheduled for Oct. 27

Project funded by SPLOST

 

Who:               DeKalb County CEO Michael Thurmond  

     …

Oct 26th, 2021

Dekalb County

DeKalb County Audit Oversight Committee Special Called Meeting Scheduled for Nov. 1

The DeKalb County Audit Oversight Committee will meet virtually on Nov. 1, 2021, at 4 p.m.

To view the meeting via Zoom, go to https://dekalbcountyga.zoom.us/j/84331114875 and use the password…

Oct 26th, 2021

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Briarcliff Road Lane Closure Begins on Nov. 1

On Nov. 1, a portion of the northbound lane along Briarcliff Road, between Woodlake Drive and North Druid Hills Road, will be closed Monday-Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Fridays from 9 a.m…

Oct 25th, 2021

Dekalb County

DeKalb County Voter Registration to Hold Special Called Meeting on Oct. 27

The DeKalb Board of Registration and Elections will hold a Special Called Meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 27, at 4 p.m.

This meeting will be conducted via teleconference (Zoom). Simultaneous public…

Oct 21st, 2021

Dekalb County

Positive Rabies Case Reported in DeKalb County

Bat captured on Westminster Way

On Oct. 17, 2021, a bat was captured on in the 1800 block of Westminister Way and later tested positive for rabies.

Georgia is a rabies endemic state and the virus…

Oct 21st, 2021

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Columbia Drive Lane Closure Begins on Oct. 25

Construction to repair 386 linear feet of aging sewer pipe

On Oct. 25, a portion of the northbound lane along Columbia Drive, between Snapfinger Road and Homera Place, will be closed from 8 a.m. to…