7 02, 2018

DISTRICT 3 RESIDENTS GOES TO “COURT WATCH” WITH COMMISSIONER LARRY JOHNSON AGAINST BLIGHTED PROPERTIES

By | 2018-02-07T19:14:38+00:00 February 7th, 2018|Press Release|0 Comments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 6, 2018 DISTRICT 3 RESIDENTS GOES TO “COURT WATCH” WITH COMMISSIONER LARRY JOHNSON AGAINST BLIGHTED PROPERTIES   GA-DeKalb: To curb the proliferation of blighted properties and slum landlords, District 3 residents are going to court to provide moral support to the Solicitor General’s office and Commissioner Larry Johnson in their efforts [...]

3 01, 2018

2017 Random Acts of Kindness Records Huge Success

By | 2018-03-07T00:27:14+00:00 January 3rd, 2018|Press Release|Comments Off on 2017 Random Acts of Kindness Records Huge Success

Commissioner Larry Johnson is eternally grateful to the army of volunteers who disregarded their last minute Christmas Shopping to participate in the 2017 Random Acts of kindness. The team visited all the fire stations in the South DeKalb area along with the DeKalb Fire Chief Fullum, DeKalb County School Superintendent Dr. Greg, Judge Mike Jacobs, [...]

20 12, 2017

HOA Rounds

By | 2018-01-03T04:29:06+00:00 December 20th, 2017|Press Release|0 Comments

Commissioner Making rounds in the Community Commissioner Larry Johnson made his rounds of visits with Home Owners Associations and Civic Associations in the District. This always provides an opportunity for the citizens to interface with the Commissioner and have their questions answered about the general operations of the county government. Commissioner visited the Kings Row [...]

20 12, 2017

Tree of Love

By | 2017-12-20T17:25:11+00:00 December 20th, 2017|Press Release|0 Comments

Tree of Love On December 16, 2017, Commissioner Larry Johnson will host his 19th season of the Tree of Love at the Gallery of South DeKalb Mall. The tree of Love is a holiday celebration to assist children living in DeKalb who because of their circumstances such as being in foster care, single parent household [...]

20 12, 2017

Open House from the Alliance at DeKalb County

By | 2017-12-20T17:21:38+00:00 December 20th, 2017|Press Release|0 Comments

OPEN House FROM THE ALLIANCE OF DEKALB COUNTY The Alliance of DeKalb County a DeKalb based non -profit organization that receives HUD grants to buy blighted properties. The organization refurbishes and resales them to mode rate income buyers who meet the HUD criteria. Commissioner Larry Johnson w ho has been a supporter of this [...]

30 08, 2017

CEO Thurmond to Give Water Billing Update

By | 2017-11-18T01:01:14+00:00 August 30th, 2017|Press Release|0 Comments

DeKalb CEO Michael Thurmond will give an update on progress made toward addressing the water billing crisis on Tuesday, April 11, at 6:30 p.m., in the Maloof Auditorium, 1300 Commerce Drive, Decatur, GA 30030. CEO Thurmond will discuss the most recent steps the county has taken to resolve the county’s water billing crisis. This meeting is part of CEO [...]

8 06, 2017

Collaboration with Government Agencies

By | 2017-06-08T16:46:09+00:00 June 8th, 2017|Press Release|0 Comments

“Place does Matter, and Blight is a Public Health Issue”, with those words from Commissioner Larry Johnson, along with the CEO, the Code Enforcement, the DeKalb Police and the Conley Business District Association launched a historic campaign against blighted properties in the Commercial District of Conley CID. Commissioner Johnson recognized that blight may not go away [...]

5 06, 2017

War Against Blight in DeKalb County

By | 2017-06-08T16:40:17+00:00 June 5th, 2017|Press Release|0 Comments

“Place does Matter, and Blight is a Public Health Issue”, with those words from Commissioner Larry Johnson, along with the CEO, the Code Enforcement, the DeKalb Police and the Conley Business District Association launched a historic campaign against blighted properties in the Commercial District of Conley CID. Commissioner Johnson recognized that blight may not go away [...]

4 06, 2017

A Successful Opioid Prevention Summit

By | 2017-06-08T16:42:27+00:00 June 4th, 2017|Press Release|0 Comments

DeKalb County played host to an OPIOID Prevention Summit that attracted policy makers, Industry Professionals, Service Providers, Institutions, Law Enforcement Agencies and County government from the Metro Atlanta and across the country.  Commissioner Larry Johnson in partnership with Aetna, Morehouse School of Medicine, FDHA and STAND Inc., hosted this event at the Porter Sanford Performing [...]

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