County News - Article Archives

October 2017

10/19/17 7:47 am

EHOST/SPLOST Referendum Placed on November 7th Ballot

On September 26, The DeKalb Board of Commissioners joined twelve DeKalb Cities to place two referenda on the November 7 Election Ballot. The first referendum will determine if the Homestead Option Sales Tax (HOST) is amended to devote 100% of the penny sales tax to homeowner tax rebates, and erasing the differential between municipal and unincorporated rebates.

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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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