DeKalb Increases Transparency, Communication with County Residents (Public to view financial data from the source)
DeKalb Interim CEO Lee May announces a new initiative in an effort to enhance the relationship the county has with its residents. DeKalb County is now utilizing "OpenGov", a financial analysis platform that provides residents unprecedented access to the county’s finances. In addition to OpenGov, DeKalb County invites the public to receive its press releases ...
DeKalb Adopts New Zoning Code Ordinance (Code addresses overlay districts, cellular towers, backyard chickens and beekeeping)
In a historic decision, the DeKalb County Board of Commissioners (BOC) unanimously approved sweeping updates to the county zoning code, the first comprehensive update since 1999.
“The passage of the new zoning code paves the way for DeKalb County to reach its maximum potential for the twenty-first century and for generations to come,” said Interim CEO Lee May.
DeKalb Announces 2015 Labor Day Sanitation Collection Schedule for Residential Customers
The DeKalb County Sanitation Division announces its Labor Day solid waste and recycling collection schedule for residential customers. In observance of Labor Day on Monday, Sept. 7, garbage, recyclable materials and yard trimmings collection for residential customers will be based on a revised holiday schedule ...
DeKalb Solicits County Residents to Serve on Audit Oversight Committee
In the interest of fostering accountability at all levels of the organization, DeKalb County Government is creating an Audit Oversight Committee (AOC) as authorized by the Georgia General Assembly in House Bill 599 (signed into law May 12, 2015).