Press Releases

September, 2019

Sep 17th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb County Boil Water Advisory Update: CEO Thurmond Directs After Action Review

Independent analysis to evaluate power outage, boil water advisory response

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County CEO Michael Thurmond has authorized an after action review to evaluate the DeKalb County…

Sep 16th, 2019

Dekalb County

City of Dunwoody Boil Water Advisory Lifted: County water supply safe for consumption

DeKalb County’s boil water advisory for the city of Dunwoody has been lifted. Authorities have confirmed that the water supply in all areas of the county is safe for consumption without boiling.

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Sep 16th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb Boil Water Advisory Update: This update is in response to media and citizen inquiries.

City of Dunwoody Sampling Process

 

Initial testing conducted on Sept. 15, 2019,  by the DeKalb County Department of Watershed Management determined that there was no E.coli present at…

Sep 16th, 2019

Dekalb County

Media Advisory: DeKalb to Provide Boil Water Advisory Update at 11 a.m.

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DeKalb County Government will provide a written update about the boil water advisory that remains in effect for the city of Dunwoody. The update will describe the sampling process protocol that…

Sep 15th, 2019

Dekalb County

Boil Water Advisory Lifted for Most of DeKalb County City of Dunwoody still under advisory

DeKalb County’s boil water advisory has been lifted for all areas of DeKalb, except for the city of Dunwoody.
Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD) and the DeKalb County Department of…

Sep 15th, 2019

Dekalb County

UPDATE: DeKalb Watershed Completes Collecting Water Samples after Boil Water Advisory Issued

The DeKalb County Department of Watershed Management has completed collecting the required water samples to determine whether the county’s water supply is safe for consumption without boiling.
After…

Sep 14th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb Watershed Sampling Water after Boil Water Advisory Issued

The DeKalb County Department of Watershed Management is collecting water samples to determine whether there are harmful contaminants in the water supply.

DeKalb County issued a boil water advisory…

Sep 14th, 2019

Dekalb County

Heavy Thunderstorms Lead to Boil Water Advisory for DeKalb County

DECATUR, Ga.—The DeKalb County Department of Watershed Management is issuing a boil water advisory for the entire county.

Heavy thunderstorms affecting Scott Candler Water Treatment Plant in north…

Sep 12th, 2019

Dekalb County

Sugar Creek Golf and Tennis Center To Reopen Driving Range

DECATUR, Ga. – The DeKalb County Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs is scheduled to reopen the driving range on Friday, Sept. 20, at 9 a.m. at Sugar Creek Golf and Tennis Center,…

Sep 12th, 2019

Dekalb County

Parks Citizens Advisory Board to Meet Sept. 24

DECATUR, Ga. – The DeKalb Parks Citizens Advisory Board Committee meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 24, at 6 p.m. at the Lucious Sanders Recreation Center, 2484 Bruce Street, Lithonia, GA 30058…