Press Releases

April, 2022

Apr 1st, 2022

Dekalb County

DeKalb County Voter Registration and Elections Encourages Absentee Voters to Request Ballots Now for Upcoming Primary Election

Registered voters in DeKalb County looking to cast an absentee ballot for the Tuesday, May 24, 2022, primary election are encouraged to begin the process now by visiting www.dekalbvotes.com. The…

Apr 1st, 2022

Dekalb County

DeKalb County Voter Registration and Elections Announces Advance Voting Locations, Hours for 2022 Primary Election

DeKalb County Voter Registration and Elections announced 13 advance voting and six drop box locations for the upcoming May 24 primary election. 

Advance voting for the primary will take place…

March, 2022

Mar 31st, 2022

Dekalb County

DeKalb Commissioner Mereda Davis Johnson to Host Voter Registration Rally and Vaccination Clinic

$100 Visa gift cards to be given to everyone who gets vaccinated

 

DeKalb County District 5 Commissioner Mereda Davis Johnson will host a Voter Registration Rally and Vaccination Clinic on…

Mar 25th, 2022

Dekalb County

DeKalb Human Services to Host Community Health Expo

The DeKalb Human Services Department will host a “Leap into Spring: Stay Healthy & Active Health Expo” on Wednesday, March 30, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Lou Walker Senior Center, 2538 Panola…

Mar 24th, 2022

Dekalb County

Commissioner Robert Patrick Partners with St. Vincent de Paul to Launch DeKalb’s First Motel-to-Home Program

Program aims to assist families to stable and permanent housing

 

Commissioner Robert Patrick has partnered with St. Vincent de Paul Georgia to help DeKalb families living in extended stay motels…

Mar 24th, 2022

Dekalb County

Commissioner Patrick to hold Community Meeting to Seek Feedback on Pleasantdale Park Upgrade

On Thursday, March 31st, the Presiding Officer of the DeKalb County Board of Commissioners Robert Patrick will host a community meeting at Pleasantdale Elementary.

Commissioner Patrick is holding…

Mar 24th, 2022

Dekalb County

DeKalb Sanitation Crews Working through Weekend to Address Service Delays in North Area

Due to staffing challenges within its residential collection team, the DeKalb County Sanitation Division is currently experiencing recycling and yard trimmings collection delays in the north service…

Mar 22nd, 2022

DKPD

DeKalb Police Chief to Host Women’s Roundtable in Honor of Women’s History Month

Event will be livestreamed on Wednesday, March 23, on DCTV & Facebook

DeKalb County Police Chief Mirtha V. Ramos will host a virtual women’s roundtable at 6 p.m., Wednesday, March 23, on the…

Mar 22nd, 2022

Dekalb County

Commissioner Robert Patrick Offers Water Bill Assistance for District 1 Residents

Inflation and the rising cost of goods and services are creating financial hardships for many DeKalb County residents. As a result, basic needs such as rent, food and utilities are going unmet.

To…

Mar 22nd, 2022

Dekalb County

Buford Highway Emergency Sewer Line Replacement Project Postponed until March 28

Construction to replace 60 linear foot of 8-inch sewer line

Efforts to improve water service capacity throughout DeKalb County continues on Monday, March 28, with the launch of the Buford Highway…