Press Releases

March, 2021

Mar 24th, 2021

easter bunny

Easter Bunny and DeKalb to Distribute 3,600 Boxes of Eggs, Produce and Chicken Saturday

The Easter Bunny will make a special appearance Saturday, March 27, during DeKalb County Government’s monthly food distribution to fight COVID-19 food insecurity. 

Courtesy of Mr. Bunny,…

Mar 24th, 2021

Dekalb County

Commissioner Mereda Davis Johnson to Host Virtual Women’s History Month Event

On Sunday, March 28, 2021, at 3 p.m., Commissioner Mereda Davis Johnson will host a virtual event honoring those women who have made significant contributions to the 5th Commission District in DeKalb…

Mar 24th, 2021

Dekalb County

DeKalb County Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs Partners with American Red Cross

DeKalb County Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs is partnering with the American Red Cross to host several blood drives from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on March 31 and in the month of May at various…

Mar 23rd, 2021

COVID-19 town hall

DeKalb Commissioner Robert Patrick to Hold Virtual COVID-19 Vaccine Town Hall for Spanish Speakers

Residents in DeKalb County continue to experience a rise in COVID-19 cases. In District 1, there are underserved communities that need resources and information that allows them to make informed…

Mar 23rd, 2021

Food distribution

DeKalb to Distribute 3,600 Boxes of Produce and Chicken during its Easter Food Distribution

DeKalb County Government and the Easter Bunny will join forces this weekend to distribute 3,600 COVID-19 Care Baskets during the county’s monthly food distribution to fight COVID-19 food insecurity…

Mar 17th, 2021

Dekalb County

DeKalb Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs to Host Drive-thru Easter Egg & Scavenger Hunt Extravaganza

DeKalb County Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs will host its third Annual Easter Egg and Scavenger Hunt Extravaganza on April 3, from noon to 2 p.m. at Exchange Park, 2771 Columbia Drive,…

Mar 17th, 2021

Dekalb County

Commissioner Larry Johnson to Host Annual Community Cleanups

DeKalb County Commissioner Larry Johnson will host his annual Spring community cleanups for the south DeKalb community beginning at 9:30 a.m. each Saturday starting March 27 through April 24.  …

Mar 17th, 2021

Dekalb County

DeKalb Voter Registration and Elections Announces Unofficial Results for Clarkston City Council Special Election

DeKalb County Voter Registration and Elections (DeKalb VRE) has completed preliminary tabulations for the special election to fill the unexpired term of Yterenickia “YT” Bell on the Clarkston City…

Mar 16th, 2021

Dekalb County

DeKalb Hosts Virtual Workshop for Parents and Stakeholders

The DeKalb Human Services Department will host a virtual workshop for parents and other stakeholders on March 24, 2021, at 5:30 p.m. to discuss the potential impact of trauma and stress on students…

Mar 17th, 2021

Dekalb County

DeKalb County Ethics Board to Meet March 18 (REVISED)

The DeKalb County Board of Ethics will conduct a board meeting on Thursday, March 18, 2021 at 6 p.m. 

The meeting will be held via Zoom at https://dekalbcountyga.zoom.us/j/88137432677.

Join by…