District 2 News

04/25/18 1:39 pm

DeKalb Board of Registration and Elections Announces Advance Voting Schedule

The DeKalb County Board of Registration and Elections approved advance voting locations in DeKalb County for the upcoming general primary and nonpartisan elections.

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04/15/18 10:10 am

DeKalb County Watershed Construction Advisory

The Department of Watershed Management (DWM) advises residents of the Fair Oaks community that repaving at the Lavista Road/Fairoaks Road intersection will be delayed until Monday, April 16, weather permitting.

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03/22/18 9:37 am

2018 DeKalb Works Summer Employment Program

The 2018 DeKalb Works Summer Employment Program kicks off June 4th to employ 400 DeKalb County Youth in internship opportunities with public and private sector employers.

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03/12/18 3:58 pm

Water Bill Dispute Resolution

If you are having water billing issues please know that you are not alone. Thousands of residents have received and disputed inaccurate bills. See the Roadmap below created by fellow DeKalb residents to help you navigate the Dispute Process. Until the County develops and enforces Standard Operating Procedures for Billing you can use this step by step guide to resolve your disputes.

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03/01/18 5:34 pm

DeKalb County Watershed Project Update

The Department of Watershed Management (DWM) advises residents of the Fair Oaks community that final repaving of Fairoaks Road will be delayed due to wet weather conditions.

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02/28/18 10:00 am

DeKalb County Adopts Fiscal Year 2018 Budget

Today, the DeKalb County Board of Commissioners adopted CEO Michael Thurmond’s proposed $1.2 billion budget for 2018 that ends deficit spending and creates a $75 million rainy day fund. The final vote was 6-1 in favor of the amended budget proposal.

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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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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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