Press Releases

July, 2019

Jul 29th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb Cooperative Extension Announces “Building the Perfect Soil” Class

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County Cooperative Extension will host a "Building the Perfect Soil” class on Aug. 15, from 6:45 to 8:30 p.m. at the DeKalb County Extension Office Auditorium, located at 4380…

Jul 29th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb Park Citizen Advisory Board Member selected as 2019 Howard and Gail Paster Little League Urban Initiative Volunteer of the Year

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs announces Carolyn Taggart has been selected as the 2019 Howard and Gail Paster Little League Urban Initiative Volunteer of the Year…

Jul 29th, 2019

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North Druid Hills Road Lane Closures Begin Aug. 5

DECATUR, Ga. – Two lanes of North Druid Hills Road will be closed between Woodbridge Way and Knob Hill Drive from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., starting Monday, Aug. 5, through Friday, Aug. 9, to install a new…

Jul 25th, 2019

Dekalb County

Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs to Host Movies in the Park

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs Department will host the final Movie in the Park series on July 30, at Browns Mill Aquatic Facility, 5101 Browns Mill Road,…

Jul 23rd, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb Begins Census Volunteer Recruitment Effort

DECATUR, Ga. — DeKalb County Commissioner Larry Johnson is calling for volunteers to help DeKalb County reach a 100 percent response rate on the 2020 Census.

During National Night Out on Tuesday,…

Jul 19th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb Begins Census Volunteer Recruitment Effort

DECATUR, Ga. — DeKalb County Commissioner Larry Johnson is calling for volunteers to help DeKalb County reach a 100 percent response rate on the 2020 Census.

During National Night Out on Tuesday,…

Jul 19th, 2019

Dekalb County

Commissioner Steve Bradshaw to Host Quarterly in the Fourth Community Breakfast Meeting

DECATUR, Ga.—DeKalb County District 4 Commissioner Steve Bradshaw will host his third Quarterly in the Fourth community breakfast meeting for 2019 on Saturday, July 27, from 9 to 11 a.m., at Stone…

Jul 18th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb County Statement on the Passing of James ‘Jim’ McMahan

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County CEO Michael Thurmond and the Board of Commissioners offer their sincerest condolences to the family and loved ones of former DeKalb County School District Board of…

Jul 16th, 2019

Dekalb County

Stone Mountain-Sue Kellogg Library Renovation to Kick Off July 29

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County Public Library will host a ground breaking ceremony to kick off renovations to the Stone Mountain Sue-Kellogg Library on Monday, July 29, at 11 a.m. The ceremony will be…

Jul 16th, 2019

Dekalb County

Commissioner Larry Johnson Elected 2nd Vice President of National Association of Counties

Decatur, GA–DeKalb County Commissioner Larry Johnson has been elected 2nd Vice President of the National Association of Counties (NACo).

“I am honored to be elected as NACo’s next 2nd Vice President…