Posts tagged with "Dearborn Park"

Volunteers needed for Dearborn Park tree planting

Posted by Dena Mellick March 8, 2016

The Decatur group Friends of Dearborn Park is looking for volunteers to help plant trees and clean up the park on Saturday, Mar. 12 from 9 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. The group says 25 to 30 volunteers are needed for the park project at 1301 Deerwood Dr. in Decatur. A press release says, “Volunteers are […]

Lawsuit filed over land eyed for Dearborn Park expansion

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt January 6, 2016

This story has been updated.  The city of Decatur’s plans to buy 4 acres to expand Dearborn Park have gotten much more complicated. The property is now tangled up in a lawsuit, and the city of Decatur is named as a defendant. Decatur’s City Commission on Dec. 21 voted to approve buying the property to expand […]

Decatur’s plan for Dearborn Park expansion hits a snag

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt December 22, 2015

This story has been updated.  Decatur’s City Commission on Dec. 21 voted to approve buying nearly 4 acres to expand county-owned Dearborn Park, but another party claims to be under contract to buy the property. City Manager Peggy Merriss said she’d received a note about the potential conflict at 5:15 p.m. “If there is an active […]

Decatur City Commission will consider expanding park, revising credit card rules

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt December 20, 2015

Decatur’s City Commission will consider buying nearly 4 acres to expand a park owned by DeKalb County. Commissioners will also consider revising the rules for their city-issued credit cards. The City Commission meets on Dec. 21 at City Hall, located at 509 North McDonough Street. The meeting begins with a work session at 6:45 p.m. All […]

Volunteers wanted for Dearborn Park cleanup Saturday

Posted by Dena Mellick September 24, 2015

The group Friends of Dearborn Park is holding a trail cleanup Saturday, September 26 from 9:30 a.m. until 11 a.m. Dearborn Park is located at 1301 Deerwood Drive in Decatur. The park cleanup will include invasive plant removal along Chevelle Road to W. Dearborn Circle and tree plantings, according to a Facebook event announcement. Volunteers are […]

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