November 2, 2018 Newsletter

//November 2, 2018 Newsletter

November 2, 2018 Newsletter

November 2, 2018
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FROM THE DESK OF
COMMISSIONER MEREDA DAVIS JOHNSON
Greetings Family, Friends & Neighbors,
I would like to inform you of several updates concerning events and opportunities happening in District 5 and other important information that I believe you will find helpful.
If you have any questions regarding any of the information provided in this update, please feel free to contact my office at 404-271-2159.
As always, please share this information with your friends, family and neighbors.
Yours in service,
Mereda Davis Johnson
Commissioner, District 5
DEKALB COUNTY NEWS
2018 General Election Early Voting Sites and Times
PLEASE NOTE:
NO VOTING ON SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 3
NO VOTING ON MONDAY, NOVEMBER 5
YOU MUST GO TO YOUR ASSIGNED PRECINCT ON ELECTION DAY – NOVEMBER 6
DeKalb County
*Sample Ballot*
DeKalb County- Please click the link to view the Official General Election Ballot of the State of Georgia.
DeKalb County Fire Rescue
Have you read the latest edition of The Blaze?
It’s your source for the latest information about what DeKalb County Fire Rescue has been doing in your community. The DeKalb County Fire Rescue Department is a modern, all-hazards organization that responds to calls for fire suppression, emergency medical services, and other hazardous conditions impacting our community.
Lucious Sanders Recreation Center to Host Coat Drive
DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County Department of Recreation, Parks & Cultural Affairs is accepting new or gently used coats for its first coat drive now until Friday, November 30, 2018.
DeKalb Offers Residents Free Flood Plain Information
DECATUR, Ga. – The DeKalb County Roads and Drainage Division provides general flood plain information free of charge to county residents. The county participates in the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) National Flood Insurance Program “Community Rating System” and offers residents information about flood hazards, prevention and mitigation.
Your SPLOST Pennies at Work
The DeKalb County Board of Commissioners voted 6 to 1 to approve the SPLOST Road Resurfacing in the amount of$34,331,532.86.
The DeKalb County SPLOST program calls for 85 percent of the projects to be focused on our roads.
District 5 is in Contractor Zone C.
To view the complete listing of streets Click Here and to access the map Click Here.
UPCOMING EVENTS
Caregiver Workshop to Support Healthy Families
DECATUR, Ga. – The DeKalb County Human Services Department and DeKalb County Public Library will host a caregiver workshop titled “You Are Not Alone: Support and Resources for Care Partners.”Dinner will be provided.
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Avis G. Williams Library
1282 McConnell Drive
Decatur, Georgia
World Planning Day!
DeKalb County’s Planning & Sustainability
November 8th at 9:00AM-2:00PM is the annual celebration of World Planning Day. Each year planners around the world engage in activities on or around this date raising awareness talking to neighborhood associations, student groups, sponsoring activities that highlight the importance of planning in their communities.
Maloof Auditorium
1300 Commerce Drive
Decatur Georgia 30033
2018 Entertainment Expo
Dekalb Entertainment Commission’s 2018 Entertainment Expo unites top Film/TV, Music and Digital professionals in one place, providing attendees access to in-depth Panels, Workshops, Pitch Sessions, Mentor Meet Up Sessions and Industry Vendors providing insight into Georgia’s entertainment industries.
Saturday, November 3, 2018
9:00 AM-3:00 PM
Perimeter Center
1151 Hammond Drive NE, Suite 240
Atlanta, GA 30346
DISTRICT 5 COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHT
Is Your Community/Business Next?
Nominate your community or a community organization for the
District 5 Community Spotlight
Please email a brief statement detailing the reason for your nomination and about the work the organization does in District 5.
Please send the statement to dmccoy@dekalbcountyga.gov
We look forward to hearing from you !
Commissioner Mereda Davis Johnson | DeKalb County Board of Commissioners
2018-11-29T15:13:47+00:00November 2nd, 2018|Newsletters|

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