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 [...]
Need a new search?
If you didn't find what you were looking for, try a new search!
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 [...]
Wesley Chapel Activity Center Wesley Chapel Activity Center Policies I. Lifelong Communities – ensuring that design captures the needs of young, old, and everyone in between by promoting multimodal access, diverse housing options, and desirable community spaces. II. Multimodal Transportation Investments - Provide improvements for automotive, pedestrian and other ways of getting [...]
Parks, Trails and Greenspace in District 3 The map below depicts the location of parks, greenspace as well as existing and proposed trails within the District. Disregarding the usages in the City of Atlanta, the ap-proximate breakdown of built, funded and proposed pedestrian pathways is as follows (as [...]
Sugar Creek Golf & Tennis Sugar Creek Golf & Tennis Club, a DeKalb County Parks and Recreation facility, is an 18-hole championship golf facility with alighted driving range and a tennis facilitywith 10 hard courts and 4 clay courts. The club offers golf lessons to senior citizens,men, women and [...]
South DeKalb Mall South DeKalb opened in 1968 with an-chors Rich's and JCPenney. The mall has faced stiff competition from the beginning with several other malls in DeKalb County, mainly Northlake. The Rich's in South DeKalb also had an automotive center similar to most Sears of [...]
Soapstone Ridge Historical District & Natural Resource There are only two historical districts in all of DeKalb County and Soapstone Ridge is one of them. Unlike the Druid Hills Historical District, Soapstone is primarily devoted to preserving archeological sites. The area of this historic district amounts to roughly 16 square miles in [...]
Education in District 3 Not counting those located in the City of Atlanta, the District 3 schools include: Elementary Schools 1.DeKalb Elementary School of the Arts 2.Ronald McNair Discovery Learn-ing Academy 3.Knollwood Elementary School 4.Midway Elementary School 5.Peachcrest Elementary School 6.Toney Elementary School 7.Wadsworth Magnet Elementary School 8.Snapfinger Elementary School 9.Canby [...]
Porter Sandford III Performing Arts Center The Porter Sanford III Performing Arts & Community Center is a state-of-the-art, 500 seat theater in the historic Candler Road district, bringing a diverse range of programming possibilities to Southern DeKalb County. The Center is primarily focused on “community first” events [...]
Mobility and Transportation The map depicts citizens of District 3’s ability to get around using both automobiles as well as alternative means of transit. Currently, District 3 contains two interstate highway interchanges and several major arterial roads. However, although there are several just north of its boundaries, District 3 does not [...]