Posts tagged with "Downtown Development Authority"

Avondale Estates will hold Open Meetings and Open Records Act training

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt March 14, 2016

Avondale Estates officials will attend a training session on the state Open Meetings and Records Acts hosted by the state Attorney General’s Office. The training session will be held on Wednesday, March 16. It will be held at City Hall, located at 21 North Avondale Road, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. “All City boards, commissions […]

Avondale City Commission, Downtown Development Authority meeting

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt February 8, 2016

The Avondale Estates City Commission and the city’s Downtown Development Authority are holding a joint meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 9, at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will be held at City Hall, located at 21 North Avondale Road. All meetings are open to the public. According to the agenda, the main item will be, “Discussion of […]

Avondale Estates commissioners ready to change Development Authority

Posted by October 22, 2015

By Dyana Bagby, contributor Avondale Estates’ Mayor and Board of Commissioners are looking forward to new appointments to the city’s Downtown Development Authority, hoping “new blood” will re-energize the group. Other residents who attended the City Commission’s Oct. 21 work session said now is the time for the DDA to be revamped and contribute to creating […]

More details revealed about Avondale MARTA development

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt February 25, 2015

This story has been updated.  The redevelopment of the Avondale Estates MARTA station is going to be big. How big? Well, it’s being vetted as a Development of Regional Impact by the state Department of Community Affairs. But there’s conflicting information about the size of the project. According to a DCA filing, the Avondale MARTA Transit […]

The weekend – May 10, 2014

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt May 9, 2014

Here are events happening around our community the weekend of May 10, 2014. Events information comes from the city of Decatur website, the city of Avondale Estates newsletter and reader submissions. Send your event announcements to Please include a time, address and cost of attendance. There will be a “Jack’s Rabbit Run in Avondale […]

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