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As the region is carved into cities, Atlanta is offered a rare chance to grow

The carving up of DeKalb County into cities, already a complicated puzzle bound for the state Capitol, has now graduated to wheels-within-wheels status.

On one hand, things have gotten simpler. 774 more words

Kasim Reed

In a downtown Atlanta protest, geography matters

Organizers and public safety officials are preparing for a rally at 5 p.m. Tuesday at Underground Atlanta. The event was announced shortly after last night’s grand jury decision not to charge Officer Darren Wilson with the fatal shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. 1,125 more words

Morning Jolt

Annexation, Incorporation,

Decaturish does a great job of keeping all the facts and figures together for us including maps of the current City of Decatur annexation, LaVista Hills (still can’t decide if that is the name of a city or a retirement village), City of Tucker, City of Lakeside, City of Briarcliff, Druid Hills annexation. 10 more words

City Of Briarcliff

Druid Hills "Civic"Association votes for Annexation into City of Atlanta

 What is not mentioned below is how this will take Druid Hills High School away from DeKalb County for free. Thanks Matt Lewis.

Druid Hills Civic Board Resolution… 374 more words

Druid Hills Charter Cluster

City Of Atlanta Ethics Officer Nina Hickson is Today's Honoree

NINA R. HICKSON is the Ethics Officer.  Ms. Hickson provides leadership and direction for the administration in the areas of advice, training, public education and outreach, financial disclosure, and enforcement process. 185 more words


City of Atlanta to pursue annexation of Emory University, CDC

The Ebola virus be damned. In the race to carve up DeKalb County into a country of cities, Atlanta has offered itself up as a white knight to rescue a prestigious enclave of unincorporated DeKalb that includes Emory University and the federal Centers for Disease Control. 1,331 more words

David Perdue

Hank Johnson compares immigration executive order to Emancipation Proclamation

WASHINGTON — The big news ricocheting around Capitol Hill on Thursday was an early leak of the outline of a long-awaited executive action granting legal status to millions of immigrants living illegally in the U.S. 1,382 more words

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