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  • 4/21/2018
    Open Office Hour with Mayor Garrett

    Decatur will host its first Open Office Hour of the year with Mayor Patti Garrett on Wednesday, May 2 from 7 – 8 p.m. Mayor Garrett will speak for approximately 15-20 minutes on the topic of tensions between modes of transportation in the City.

  • 4/23/2018
    Decatur Spring Electronics Recycling Day

    Mark your calendars for the Spring Electronics Recycling event. Gather your old electronics, documents and even styrofoam to be recycled and shredded Saturday, April 28, 2018 from 9 am to 1 pm at Decatur Public Works, 2635 Talley St. (Enter from Columbia Drive).

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    Mayor Patti Garrett Speaks To Sanctuary City Allegations

    Recently the City of Decatur has been in the news defending the decision to codify and put in writing a practice that has been in place for a number of years.

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Just imagine! Join us Sunday, February 11, from 1-5pm as we begin shaping a vision for the United Methodist Children’s Home property. Get inspired with this video, share with all your friends and neighbors, and find deeper details here.

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