Press Releases

February, 2021

Feb 3rd, 2021

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Section of North Clarendon Avenue to be Closed Feb. 10-12

North Clarendon Avenue, between Church Street and East Ponce de Leon Avenue, will be closed to through-traffic from 6 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 10, to 9 p.m., Friday, Feb. 12, for a CSX surfacing project…

Feb 3rd, 2021

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Section of Laredo Drive to be Closed Feb. 10-12

Laredo Drive, between East Ponce de Leon Avenue and North Clarendon Avenue, will be closed to through-traffic from 6 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 10, to 9 p.m., Friday, Feb. 12, for a CSX surfacing project…

Feb 3rd, 2021

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Section of Kelton Drive to be Closed Feb. 8-9

Kelton Drive, between East Ponce de Leon Avenue and Stonegate Industrial Boulevard, will be closed to through-traffic from 6 a.m., Monday, Feb. 8, to 9 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 9, for a CSX surfacing…

Feb 3rd, 2021

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Section of Church Street to be Closed Feb. 9-11

Church Street, between East Ponce de Leon Avenue and Erskine Road, will be closed to through-traffic from 6 a.m., Tuesday, Feb. 9, to 9 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 11, for a CSX surfacing project in…

Feb 2nd, 2021

Dekalb County

Park Pride Awards Community Building Grants to DeKalb Parks for Capital Improvements

DeKalb County Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs will receive $145,000 for capital improvements to three neighborhood parks, on behalf of its Friends of the Park partners.

The Park Pride’s …

Feb 2nd, 2021

Dekalb County

DeKalb County Ethics Board to Meet Feb. 11

The DeKalb County Board of Ethics will conduct a board meeting on Thursday, Feb. 11, 2021, at noon. 

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

Feb 2nd, 2021

Dekalb County

Commissioner Mereda Davis Johnson to Host Panel Discussion for National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

On Sunday, Feb. 7, 2021, Commissioner Mereda Davis Johnson will recognize National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day by hosting a virtual panel discussion aimed at increasing HIV/AIDS awareness and…

Feb 2nd, 2021

Dekalb County

DeKalb Commissioners Unanimously Approve Location of Memorial Honoring Congressman John Lewis

Recently, the DeKalb County Board of Commissioners unanimously voted to designate a location for the future home of a memorial honoring Congressman John Lewis.

The former site of the Lost Cause…

Feb 2nd, 2021

Dekalb County

DeKalb Expands Training Grants for Job Seekers

DeKalb County has allocated $1 million to provide one-time grants of up to $1,500 for eligible students to cover living expenses, including mortgage assistance, food, transportation and utilities.…

January, 2021

Jan 29th, 2021

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DeKalb Watershed Management Announces Art Calendar Contest Winners

For the past 16 years, DeKalb Watershed Management has sponsored the Art Calendar Contest. The contest aims to promote awareness of the importance of water for a healthy way of life and sustainable…