|Community Conversations with Interim CEO Lee May
DeKalb County Interim CEO Lee May presents a review of a year in office and his outlook for 2014 in A Retrospective Look Back, A Progressive Move Forward: A Candid Conversation with Interim CEO Lee May. The meetings will focus on the accomplishments and issues over the past 12 months in DeKalb County, and contemplate some of the issues in DeKalb’s future as it pertains to governance structure, cityhood and other issues.
Three meetings have been held at various locations in DeKalb County, and several more are on the schedule as follows:
Thursday, Aug. 14 | 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
St. Timothy United Methodist Church
5365 Memorial Drive
Stone Mountain, GA 30083
Tuesday, Aug. 19 | 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Tucker-Reid H. Cofer Library
5234 LaVista Road
Tucker, GA 30084
Thursday, Aug. 21 | 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Welcome Friend Baptist Church
3198 Bouldercrest Road
Ellenwood, GA 30294
Tuesday, Aug. 26 | 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
1300 Commerce Drive
Decatur, GA 30030
Interim CEO Lee May's Community Report
|DeKalb Operations Task Force Meeting Schedule Announced
The Operations Task Force, created by DeKalb Interim CEO Lee May through an Executive Order in March, held its first meeting on June 5, 2014. The Operations Task Force is empanelled to explore and study (1) the financial, business, zoning and quality of life impact on residents and government operations caused by the creation of new cities and annexations; (2) the effectiveness of the current governance structure of DeKalb County and ethics and transparency in County operations; (3) the equitable distribution of Homestead Option Sales Tax (HOST) proceeds and legacy pension costs between the DeKalb County and it's cities; and (4) other related matters.
Please click HERE to view the full meeting schedule.
|Kirkwood Health Summit
Saturday, Aug. 16 | 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
DeKalb Atlanta Human Services Center
30 Warren Street
Atlanta, GA 30317
The summit will increase health awareness by providing health screenings and mini workshops. Residents will learn about topics, including self-defense training, healthy cooking demos, healthy living, free services, healthcare testing and dental screenings, and other preventative services.
In addition to the DeKalb County Human Development Department, the DeKalb County Board of Health and Whitefoord, Inc, representatives will also be in attendance from Morehouse School of Medicine, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Kirkwood Neighborhood Organization, and more.
Please click HERE to view the flyer.
|Save the Date for the 2014 Voter Education & Voter Registration Training
Wednesday, Sept. 3
Voter Registration & Elections Office
4380 Memorial Drive
Decatur, GA 30032
BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
FIRE AND RESCUE
OFFICE OF SENIOR AFFAIRS
PARKS & RECREATION
PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT
PORTER SANFORD ARTS CENTER
PROPERTY APPRAISAL DEPARTMENT
PURCHASING & CONTRACTING