Posts tagged with "Young Israel"

LaVista Hills co-chair says feasibility study recommended, not required

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt January 13, 2015

The General Assembly made a few exceptions to its rules for creating new cities so legislation could move forward in this year’s session. Typically new cities are a two-year process, but the two year rule has been waived this year for the proposed cities of Tucker and LaVista Hills. Another was waiving the need for […]

(Video) Tensions rise as annexation, cityhood proposals move forward

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt January 8, 2015

This story has been updated.  Together in Atlanta representatives sat in front of a crowded room at Young Israel on LaVista Road on Jan. 7 and defended a proposal to annex the Druid Hills neighborhood into Atlanta. The format proposed by the North Druid Hills Resident Association was to have TIA representatives and City Councilmember Alex […]

LaVista quietly concedes territory to Brookhaven

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt December 8, 2014

Brookhaven’s City Council on Monday, Dec. 8, annexed commercial property that the proposed city of LaVista Hills had in its map. LaVista Hills’ biggest champions – Mary Kay Woodworth and Allen Venet – weren’t at Brookhaven’s City Council meeting, however. They were at Young Israel on Lavista Road speaking during a town hall meeting on cityhood […]

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