Press Releases

September, 2021

Sep 9th, 2021

Dekalb County

DeKalb Voter Registration and Elections Changes Four Polling Locations, Reminds Voters to Request Absentee Ballots Now

DeKalb’s Board of Registration and Elections recently approved changes to four polling locations ahead of the Nov. 2 General Election. Due to various issues including ongoing construction at previous…

Sep 8th, 2021

Dekalb County

Commissioner Steve Bradshaw Will Host a Veterans Vaccine Drive on 20th Anniversary of Sept. 11, 2001

Commissioner Steve Bradshaw will host his third Veterans Expo on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Mason Mill Park, located at 1340 McConnell Dr., Decatur, GA 30033.

“This year,…

Sep 8th, 2021

Dekalb County

DeKalb Celebrates National Senior Center Month

The DeKalb County Human Services Department will celebrate National Senior Center Month this September with a variety of virtual programs, outdoor activities and entertainment.

Senior Center Month…

Sep 7th, 2021

Food distribution

DeKalb to Partner with Faith Leaders to Distribute 4,100 Boxes of Produce and Protein

Families hosting Hurricane Ida evacuees invited to receive assistance

DeKalb County Government is partnering with local faith leaders to distribute 4,100 boxes of produce and chicken on Friday, Sept…

Sep 2nd, 2021

Dekalb County

DeKalb Elections Announces Advance Voting Locations, Hours for 2021 General Election


General election ballot includes municipal elections and E-SPLOST

The DeKalb Voter Registration and Elections announced eight advance voting locations for the upcoming November general municipal…

August, 2021

Aug 31st, 2021

Robert Gordon

DeKalb Fleet Management Deputy Director Robert Gordon Named to Public Fleet Hall of Fame

DeKalb County Fleet Management Deputy Director Robert Gordon is one of three to be inducted into the Public Fleet Hall of Fame, supported by Government Fleet and the American Public Works Association…

Aug 31st, 2021

Dekalb County

DeKalb Roads and Drainage Offers Flood Map Information Service to Residents

The DeKalb County Roads and Drainage Floodplain Management Office offers residents general floodplain management information on flood hazards, planning, prevention, and mitigation free of charge.…

Aug 30th, 2021

Dekalb County

DeKalb Board of Registration and Elections to Meet Friday, Sept. 3

The DeKalb Board of Registration and Elections will hold a special called meeting on Friday, Sept.3, 2021, at 1 p.m.

This meeting will be conducted via teleconference (Zoom). Simultaneous public…

Aug 31st, 2021

sanitation truck

DeKalb Announces Labor Day Residential Sanitation Collection Schedule

In observance of Labor Day on Monday, Sept. 6, garbage, recyclable materials and yard trimmings collection for residential customers will be based on a revised schedule as follows:

Monday, Sept…

Aug 30th, 2021

Dekalb County

Tilly Mill Sewer Replacement Begins Sept. 15

Efforts to improve sewer service throughout DeKalb County continue Wednesday, Sept. 15, with the launch of the Tilly Mill Sewer Replacement Project, which will include installation of new, larger…