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Wesley Chapel Activity Center LCI

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 around.III. Green Communities Standards…

Candler Road and Flat Shoals Road LCI

Candler Road and Flat Shoals Road LCI Location: Northern portion of the countyCommission Districts 3Super District 7Small Area Plan (SAP): Candler Road Flat Shoals LCI PlanImplementation Tool: I-20 Overlay District The Candler Road Activity Center derives from the Candler/Flat Shoals Livable Centers Initiative (LCI) Plan. The core of the study is the South DeKalb Mall….

East Lake

East Lake The only Municipality with boarders that overlap District 3’s is the City of Atlanta. East Lake is one of Atlanta’s more historic neighborhoods. The neighborhood is on part of a 19th-century plantation formerly owned by Lt. Col. Robert Augustus Alston, whose home, known as Meadow Nook, still stands across from the East Lake…

Parks, Trails and Greenspace in District 3

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 of September 2012): Built: 1.71 miles Proposed:…

Industrial Land Use and Opportunity Zones District 3

Industrial Use Land and Opportunity Zones for District 3 Currently, District 3 has few clusters of intense economic activity. However, the district possess-es many assets that will support future economic development. The area contains two interstate highway interchanges as well as the Moreland Industrial corridor and portions of Memorial Drive. Additionally, the district has—relatively speaking—an…

2035 Comprehensive Plan (Future Land Map)

2035 Comprehensive Plan (Future Land Map) The Development Plan Concept. The Future Land Use Map providesspecific and detailed future development patterns for the County.This Future Land Use Plan and Map consists primarily of the ActivityCenters which emerged from the concept map. There are three typesof Activity Centers: Neighborhood Centers, Town Centers and RegionalCenters, which have…

Georgia State University Decatur Campus

Georgia State University -Decatur Campus Georgia State University is the major provider of associate degrees and student transfer opportunities in Georgia as well as a gateway to higher education, easing students’ entry into college-level study. The college has five locations in metro Atlanta and the largest online program within the University System of Georgia. The…

Constitution Lake Park

Constitution Lake Park District 3 is home to Constitution Lake Park, which is perhaps the most unique nature preserve in the state. Not only is it a scenic location with a wide array of plant and wildlife, but the site itself has an interesting history. Purchased by the county in 2003, Constitution Lake Park is…

South DeKalb Mall

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 that time. Unfortunately, JCPenney left the mall in 2001…

Porter Sandford III Performing Arts Center

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 and is equipped with digital audio and lighting…