Event Calendar

Press Releases



September 17, 2019

CEO Thurmond Directs After Action Review Independent analysis to evaluate power outage, boil water advisory response

September 16, 2019

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

September 15, 2019

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

September 15, 2019

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

September 14, 2019 DeKalb Watershed Sampling Water after Boil Water Advisory Issued
September 14, 2019 Heavy Thunderstorms Lead to Boil Water Advisory for DeKalb County



July 30, 2019 North Druid Hills Road Lane Closures Begin August 5 Water main installation from Knob Hill Drive to Woodbridge Way


June 25, 2019  DeKalb Drinking Water Quality Report Released County surpasses federal and state standards
June 4, 2019 DeKalb Announces $20 Million Water Pressure Improvement Plan County to reactivate water tower storage, replacing aging infrastructure in the Briarcliff and North Decatur area


May 22, 2019 Marbut Road Closure Begins May 28 Temporary closure to replace gravity storm sewer line
May 17, 2019 Ponce de Leon Avenue Lane Closures on May 20 County to conduct sewer main inspections and repairs
May 16, 2019 Wells Street Road Closure Begins May 17 Temporary closure to install storm sewer infrastructure
May 10, 2019 Roadhaven Drive Closure Begins May 13 Road closure due to storm drainage repairs
May 7, 2019 Henderson Mill Road Water Main Repair Completed Water service being restored to affected customers
May 7, 2019 Henderson Mill Road Water Main Repairs Expected to be Completed Overnight

May 6, 2019

Columbia Drive Closures Begin May 8


April 22, 2019 Watershed to Host Community Open House April 25 Sewer repair project to begin in Brookhaven
April 15,2019 Keep DeKalb Beautiful to Host Rain Barrel Workshop
April 2, 2019 DeKalb New Day Project Begins Replacing 102,000 Water Meters Results will be accurate meter reading, billing, and consumption data


March 18, 2019 REVISED DeKalb Water Main Project Repairs Begin March 20 Three lane closures near Glendale Drive, Glenwood Road


February 4, 2019 DeKalb Passes Ordinance to Reduce Sewer Spills Multifamily dwellings required to address private sewer overflows


January 28, 2019 DeKalb County to Open Three Warming Centers
January 28, 2019 DeKalb County Offices to be Closed Tuesday
January 24, 2019 DeKalb County Opens Three Warming Centers
January 23, 2019 CEO Thurmond Makes Three High-level Appointments 
January 22, 2019 North Druid Hills Water Main Repairs Completed



December 17, 2018 North Druid Hills Road Lane Closure to Begin Dec. 18


November 27, 2018 DeKalb Partners with School District to Reduce Spills "No FOG, No Clog" campaign launched at county public schools


October 12, 2018 DeKalb Collects 55 Tons of Debris After Hurricane Michael
October 12, 2018 Keep DeKalb Beautiful Hosting Rain Barrel Workshop 
October 9, 2018 DeKalb to Participate in Imagine a Day Without Water Awareness event held October 10th
October 3, 2018 Major Sewer Spills in DeKalb County Decrease by 42 Percent New Leadership, debris removal, increased inspections help reduce spills


September 21, 2018 Market Street Lane Closure in Clarkston Begins September 24
September 6, 2018  DeKalb Emergency Management Agency Announces National Preparedness Month


August 21, 2018

DeKalb Announces Labor Day Sanitation Schedule 

August 21, 2018 Manufacturer Will Replace 47,500 Water Meters in DeKalb Total cost savings of $8.64 million to the county
August 20, 2018 Glendale Drive road Closure Begins August 22 Glendale Drive south of McAfee Road closed for three days
August 20, 2018 Crews Completing Water Main Repairs on Chamblee Dunwoody Road 
August 3, 2018 Oxford Road Closure August 4   Temporary closure to remove leaning tree
August 3, 2018 Water Main Repair Underway on Coventry Drive in Decatur
August 2, 2018 DeKalb Utility Customer Operations Upgrades Call System
August 2, 2018 Glendale Drive Road Closure Begins August 7