District 2 News

02/12/18 2:29 pm

DeKalb Hires New Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs Director

DeKalb County CEO Michael Thurmond has selected Chuck Ellis as the county’s director of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs, effective Feb. 26. Ellis will manage the department’s 200 full- and part-time employees and a budget of $12.8 million.

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02/08/18 8:06 pm

DeKalb Announces Presidents Day Holiday Residential Sanitation Collection Schedule

In observance of Presidents Day on Monday, Feb. 19, garbage, recyclable materials and yard trimmings collection for residential customers will run one day late through Friday.

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01/09/18 5:18 pm

MARTA Community Meetings and Public Hearings

MARTA will be holding Community Meetings and Public Hearings to seek comments for proposed bus service modifications which will take effect April 14, 2018.

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12/12/17 1:49 pm

Closing Time Roll Back on Drinking Establishments

Today, the Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a measure to roll back closing time for drinking establishments in unincorporated DeKalb County. Last call for alcoholic beverages will be 2 am on Sunday through Wednesday, and 2:30 am Thursday through Saturday, with establishments closed a half hour later.

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11/03/17 8:10 am

At the Festival

Jeff recently attended the Center for Pan Asian Community Services (CPACS) TEA Together Empowering All) Walk in Chamblee and Doraville. CPACS is a non-profit that assists immigrants and refugees to become productive members of our society, and is a key human services partner with DeKalb County in serving this growing segment of our population.

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10/31/17 5:05 pm

DCA Underwater Outreach Events

HomeSafe Georgia is the State of Georgia’s official mortgage assistance program, administered by the Department of Community Affairs.

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10/16/17 2:28 pm

DeKalb Offers Residents Free Flood Plain Information

The DeKalb County Roads and Drainage Division provides general flood plain information free of charge to county residents.

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10/03/17 2:39 pm

Emory Annexation - Settlement Agreement and IGA and Fire IGA - as approved by BOC

On September 26th, the Board of Commissioners approved a legal settlement with the City of Atlanta that will resolve issues related to the annexation of properties in the Clifton Corridor into the City, which will now go forward.

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09/26/17 10:56 am

Westfield Square Water Main Replacement Project Update

The DeKalb County Department of Watershed Management (DWM) recently initiated a project to install a new water main to serve the Westfield Square community.

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