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7/18/2016Decatur gears up for ‘Extreme Makeover’
The City of Decatur has launched a new website and communications program — dubbed “Extreme Makeover: Downtown Decatur Edition” — to keep residents informed and moving throughout an upcoming period of potentially disruptive construction projects.
7/8/2016Glass Recycling Update
Our new curbside glass recycling program rolled out this week. Here are some tips and updates to help you participate.
7/21/2016Read the July-August Decatur Focus Newsletter, Available Now Online
The July-August double issue of the Decatur Focus newsletter, with a special Annual Report insert section, will appear in your mailbox soon. But you don't have to wait! Read it now on your computer, tablet, or mobile device.
7/12/2016Part of Old Courthouse on the Square Lawn to be Refurbished
Construction to refurbish the two lawn areas to the east of the Community Bandstand in downtown Decatur will begin Wednesday, July 13, 2016.
'Let's Make an Even Better Community, Together.'
Mayor Patti Garrett shares a statement about Decatur's commitment to providing a safe and welcoming environment for all people. See the video and read the full statement here.