Press Releases

February, 2020

Feb 27th, 2020

Dekalb County

Spring Household Hazardous Waste Event Free for DeKalb Residents

The DeKalb County Sanitation Division will host a household hazardous waste recycling event Saturday, March 21, 2020, from 8 a.m. – noon, at the Sanitation Division’s Central Transfer Station, 3720…

Feb 27th, 2020

Dekalb County

DeKalb Cooperative Extension Announces ‘Grow Peaches & Plums’ Class

DeKalb County Cooperative Extension will host a "Grow Peaches & Plums” class on March 12, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., at the DeKalb Extension Demonstration kitchen, located at 4380 Memorial Dr. Ste.…

Feb 21st, 2020

Dekalb County

DeKalb County CEO Michael Thurmond to Deliver 2020 State of the County Addresses

DeKalb County CEO Michael Thurmond will give his outlook for 2020 during two State of the County addresses in March.

Business leaders and other community partners are invited to a State of the…

Feb 21st, 2020

Dekalb County

DeKalb County Audit Oversight Committee Meeting Feb. 28

The DeKalb County Audit Oversight Committee will meet on Feb. 28, 2020, at noon, at the Maloof Building, fifth floor, Board of Commissioners’ conference room, 1300 Commerce Drive, Decatur, GA 30030…

Feb 21st, 2020

Dekalb County

Commissioner Steve Bradshaw to Hold Community Meeting on New Stone Mountain Senior Center

Commissioner Steve Bradshaw will host a community meeting on the proposed District 4 senior center on Monday, Feb. 24, 2020, at Antioch AME Church, located at 765 S. Hairston Road, Stone Mountain, Ga…

Feb 21st, 2020

Dekalb County

Clairemont Avenue Reopens after Water Main Repairs Completed

Clairemont Avenue in Decatur reopened at 6 a.m., Feb. 18, after DeKalb County Department of Watershed Management (DWM) crews repaired a break on a 20-inch-diameter water main.

DeKalb Watershed crews…

Feb 17th, 2020

Dekalb County

Clairemont Avenue Water Main Repair Update, 9:10 p.m.


DeKalb Watershed crews expect to have the road repaired and reopened around midnight.

Feb 17th, 2020

Dekalb County

Clairemont Avenue Water Main Repair Update, 6:50 a.m.


DeKalb Watershed crews completed repairs to the damaged pipe at 4 a.m.
Crews are working to repair the road.
Traffic continues to be rerouted in the area until further notice.


 



Feb 16th, 2020

Dekalb County

Clairemont Avenue Water Main Repair Update, 8:17 p.m.


DeKalb Watershed crews are working to complete repairs on the damaged pipe.
The repair is expected to be completed by 6 a.m., Monday, Feb. 17.
There has been minimal service interruption in the…

Feb 16th, 2020

Dekalb County

Clairemont Avenue Water Main Repair Update, 1:17 p.m.


DeKalb County Department of Watershed Management (DWM) crews will resume repair work on the broken water main.



DWM suspended repair work while Atlanta Gas Light workers repaired a damaged gas…