Press Releases

August, 2019

Aug 12th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb Cooperative Extension Announces Winter Lawn Class

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County Cooperative Extension will host a "Getting Your Lawn Ready for Winter” class on Aug. 27, from 6:45 to 8:30 p.m. at the DeKalb County Extension Office Auditorium, located…

Aug 12th, 2019

ROAD CLOSURE MAP

Frazier Road Closure Begins Aug. 13

DECATUR, Ga. – Frazier Road between Lavista Road and Pangborn Road, will be closed to through-traffic beginning at 6 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 13, through 6 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 17, to conduct a railroad…

Aug 9th, 2019

Dekalb County

Are You a Victim of Domestic Violence in DeKalb County?

DECATUR, Ga. – In an emergency, the DeKalb County Police Department is encouraging victims of domestic violence to contact 911 for immediate assistance. The county has also partnered with several…

Aug 9th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb Recycling Program Diverts 21,000 Tons from Landfill

DECATUR, Ga. – In the past 18 months, DeKalb County Sanitation Division’s residential single-stream recycling program has diverted more than 21,000 tons of recyclable materials from the Seminole Road…

Aug 7th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb to Launch New Tutoring Program in October

DECATUR, Ga. – The DeKalb County Human Services Department is recruiting volunteers to participate in a new tutoring program designed to help DeKalb students improve literacy skills.

The program,…

Aug 6th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs to Host Second Annual Doggie Splash Paw-looza

DECATUR, Ga. – The DeKalb County Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs will host a Doggie Splash Paw-looza on Sept. 7, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Midway Park Pool, located at 3181…

Aug 5th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb County Mobile Career Center August Schedule

DECATUR, Ga. – WorkSource DeKalb announces its Mobile Career Center schedule for August. The center will be stationed at locations throughout DeKalb County to help put DeKalb County citizens back to…

Aug 2nd, 2019

Dekalb County

Glendale Drive Road Closure Begins Aug. 6

DECATUR, Ga. – A portion of Glendale Drive will be closed for three days to complete the installation of a water main. The road closures will occur south of McAfee Road between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.,…

Aug 2nd, 2019

Dekalb County

Flat Shoals Road Lane Closures Begin Aug. 5

DECATUR, Ga. – On Monday, Aug. 5, a portion of Flat Shoals Road will be closed to complete sewer inspection. The single-lane, southbound lane closures between Warren and Panthersville Roads will…

Aug 1st, 2019

Dekalb County

Youth Soccer Registration Now Open

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs youth soccer registration is now open. Geared for youth ages 5 – 12, the soccer program focuses on skill development, fitness and…