Press Releases

June, 2019

Jun 27th, 2019

water meter installation

DeKalb Installs 3,500 New Water Meters

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County has installed more than 3,500 water meters as part of its New Day Water Meter Exchange and Upgrade Initiative. The county has reached 10 percent of its goal to replace 30…

Jun 26th, 2019

Dekalb County

Water Main Repairs Underway in Dunwoody

DECATUR, Ga.—Repairs are underway on a 6-inch water main near the intersection of Peeler Road and Cherring Drive in Dunwoody.

DeKalb Watershed workers have isolated the leak and repair work has…

Jun 25th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb Drinking Water Quality Report Released

DECATUR. Ga. – DeKalb County Department of Watershed Management (DWM) has released the 2019 Drinking Water Quality Report, also referred to as a Consumer Confidence Report (CCR). DWM continues to…

Jun 25th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb Announces Independence Day Residential Sanitation Collection Schedule

DECATUR, Ga. – In observance of Independence Day on Thursday, July 4, the DeKalb County Sanitation Division’s administrative and field operations will be closed. 

Due to the holiday, garbage,…

Jun 25th, 2019

Dekalb County

CEO Thurmond: $131 Million in Property Tax Relief for DeKalb Taxpayers

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County CEO Michael Thurmond has presented his proposed fiscal year 2019 midyear budget to the DeKalb Board of Commissioners. The proposal includes a balanced budget, millage…

Jun 24th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb County Cooperative Extension Kicks Off Fifth Season of Fresh on DeK, Mobile Farmers Market

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County Extension has launched the fifth season of Fresh on DeK, DeKalb County’s Mobile Farmers Market, which travels throughout the county offering nutrition education and fresh…

Jun 24th, 2019

ROAD CLOSURE MAP

Seville Drive Road Closure June 24

DECATUR, Ga. – Seville Drive, from Verdi Way to Artesia Drive, will be closed to through-traffic on Monday, June 24 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., to remove a large tree. Residents living in the…

Jun 20th, 2019

Dekalb County

DeKalb County Cooperative Extension Announces Irrigation Workshop

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County Cooperative Extension will host an Irrigation Workshop on July 11, from 6:45 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the greenhouse complex at Brook Run Park, 4770 N. Peachtree Road,…

Jun 20th, 2019

Dekalb County

Rainbow Park Groundbreaking set for July 1

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs will hold an official groundbreaking ceremony for an amphitheater, walking trails, gardens and open meadows at…

Jun 20th, 2019

ROAD CLOSURE MAP

Denise Drive Road Closed through July 26

DECATUR, Ga. – Denise Drive, between Glenhaven Drive and Denise Court, is closed to through-traffic through Friday, July 26, at 9 p.m., to complete infrastructure repairs. Residents living in the…