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Office Hours:
Monday through Friday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Leveritt Public Works Building
First Floor
2635 Talley Street
Decatur, GA 30030

Quick Contact Info:

Plan Intake:  678.553.6579
Buildings:  678.553.6508
Streets:  678.553.6530
Stormwater:  678.553.6529
Code Enforcement Officer:  678.553.6526
Trees:  678.553.6527
Director of Design Environment & Construction:  678.553.6570


The Design, Environment & Construction Division is home to plan intake, permitting, inspections, engineering, streets, the storm water utility, landscape infrastructure, and code enforcement in the City of Decatur.

With a primary focus on Decatur’s Strategic Principles A and D (growth/retain character and services/quality of life), the DEC works to deliver high quality services that meet and exceed expectations.

The Division will also ensure the highest level of coordination to reduce errors and save money. The DEC will continue to develop design-based best practices that ensure Decatur’s unique sense of place in an urban environment.