County News from Commissioner Rader

DeKalb County publishes press releases related to county government news. Our office will make an effort to publish these releases to the Web site especially when we feel they are important to District 2. We will also publish our own press releases when we feel there is other important news about District 2 and Commissioner Rader. If you would like to see all the current County press releases go to the DeKalb County news page. If you have a suggestion for a news item, please contact us.

05/03/18 2:11 pm

MARTA Community Meetings and Public Hearings

MARTA will be holding community meetings and public hearings to seek comments for proposed bus service modifications which will take effect August 18, 2018.

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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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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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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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