Press Releases

Dekalb County

Gresham Recreation Center to Host Black History Month Program Feb. 22

The Gresham Recreation Center will host a Black History Month program on Thursday, Feb. 22, 5:30 p.m. at the Gresham Recreation Center, 3113 Gresham Road, Atlanta, Ga. Black History Month is an…

Dekalb County

DeKalb Commissioner Larry Johnson Welcomes VyStar Credit Union to Wesley Chapel

DeKalb County Commissioner Larry Johnson recently met with the partners of VyStar Credit Union to welcome them to District 3. “I am grateful that VyStar Credit Union has continued to expand…

Dekalb County

DeKalb Peachtree Airport Advisory Board to Meet Virtually February 12

The DeKalb-Peachtree Airport Advisory Board meeting is scheduled for Monday, February 12, at 5:30 p.m.The meeting will be held virtually via Zoom at…

Dekalb County

DeKalb Industrial Way Lane Closure Extends to Irvin Way on Feb. 7

Crews will replace damaged water main On Wednesday, Feb. 7, the DeKalb Industrial Way lane closure will be extended from Lawrenceville Highway to Irvin Way. This lane closure is necessary as…

Dekalb County

DeKalb County Warming Centers to Open on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, Feb. 5, 6 and 7

Due to forecasted cold weather, DeKalb County will open five warming centers for residents on Mon., Feb. 5, Tues., Feb. 6, and Wed., Feb. 7, starting at 8 p.m. to use at the following…

Dekalb County

Water Service Restored after Crews Repair Broken Pipe on McLendon Drive

The “cautionary” boil water advisory, which began Friday, Feb. 2, for  has been cancelled after the Georgia Environmental Protection Division reviewed a series of microbiological test results…

Dekalb County

DeKalb CEO and Watershed Crews Thank Customer for Pizzas

Repairs underway at McLendon Drive water main break

DeKalb County Watershed crews were treated to a pizza dinner by a customer impacted by a water main break on McLendon Drive.

DeKalb County CEO…


DeKalb Issues ‘Cautionary’ Boil Water Advisory

Approximately 15,000 customers affected

Out of an abundance of caution, the DeKalb County Department of Watershed Management (DWM) is issuing a boil water advisory for the area bounded by Scott…

Dekalb County

DeKalb Crews Onsite to Repair Water Main Break on McLendon Drive (3:50 p.m.)

A crew continues to work to remove a large tree at the site of a water main break on McLendon Drive.

Once the tree is removed, DeKalb County Department of Watershed Management crews will shore up…

Dekalb County

East Central DeKalb Community and Senior Center to Host Easter Egg Dive March 9

The East Central DeKalb Community and Senior Center will host an Easter Egg Dive on Saturday, March 9, 4885 Elam Road, Stone Mountain, Ga., from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 pm. Registration is now open.