Vote on Nov 5 – Ethics Reform

This is from our neighbor Jay Starkman who requested I share it with the neighborhood: There is only one item on the ballot for DeKalb County on Nov 5: DeKalb Ethics Reform. You want to vote "NO"!  Davis Fox also says vote "NO"!  It's a watered down ethics bill.  If we defeat it, the Georgia …

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Road Closure – I-85 Underpass between N. Druid Hills and Clairmont Road

The I-85 Underpass between N. Druid Hills and Clairmont Road will be closed starting this Friday, Oct. 4 through Monday, Nov. 11.This temporary closure is required to safely construct the required infrastructure for this complex project. Signage is installed to direct traffic to detour options available for Northbound U-turns via Clairmont Rd. and Southbound U-turns via …

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Public Hearing – Biltmore/Clifton Traffic Calming Oct 8 at 10am

I don't have any details of the proposal, but there is a public meeting on Biltmore/Clifton traffic calming on Tuesday Oct 8 at 10am. This is where Toll Brothers developers want to add approximately 300 cars in a 5 story apartment complex, but have promised only 12 cars per hour due to Bird scooters and …

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Call to Action – Meeting 4/9 at 6:30 PM – Milledge Place

All, The Dekalb County Community Meeting to discuss the Milledge Place development at the corner of Briarcliff and Clifton will be Tuesday, April 9 at 6:30 pm at 1282 McConnell Dr, Decatur, GA 30033. Here are the plans: Z 18 1235071 Milledge Place You think Briar Cove/Emory Cove was bad, this will be far worse. …

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Zoning Appeals Board Meeting – 11-14-2018

The decision at today’s zoning appeals board meeting was denial of the Briar Cove builder’s request to move unit 11 into the buffer between the townhouse project and adjacent property on Briarcliff.  Thanks to all who attended and thanks to the zoning board members who recognized that our suburban community needs buffers between properties that …

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Board of Commissioners Report – 11-13-2018

From Tanya Robbins: For those of you who were unable to attend today’s Board of Commissioners Meeting, Kathy spoke concisely about our concerns about the building and the multiple violations of the current zoning. She asked the county to put a stop work order on the entire site stating that every time there is a …

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