Posts tagged with "Dekalb"

Rep. Oliver preps bill for APS/DeKalb Schools contract

Posted by Decaturish.com March 21, 2015

By Dena Mellick, contributor Decaturish has learned Georgia House Representative Mary Margaret Oliver, D-Decatur, will soon file a bill to allow Atlanta Public Schools (APS) to contract with the DeKalb County School System if an annexation goes through. In an email, Rep. Oliver told Decaturish she anticipates¬†filing the bill Monday. She said it would provide […]

Decatur Square “Epicenter of Literary World” this Labor Day Weekend

Posted by Decaturish.com August 30, 2013

Decatur Book Festival kicks off Saturday, but the tent city was already under construction for this late-August golden hour. In its 8th year, the DBF is debuting “Art/DBF”. Decaturish.com contributor Joe Avary explains what’s new this time around… Official Decatur Book Festival website. More on Art DBF. What’s the word? The ACAC at DBF official […]

WalMart weighs in, doubts Good Growth Dekalb will halt Suburban Plaza development

Posted by Decaturish.com August 30, 2013

For WalMart, it seemed like the perfect place to put a new store. An urban isthmus of high profile frontage on two busy Decatur crossroads. But after plans to build a Walmart Supercenter at the Selig Enterprises owned Suburban Plaza went pubic in the fall of 2011, grassroots groups such as Good Growth Dekalb have […]

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