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Children’s Healthcare faces questions over annexation request

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta faced questions April 20 over its request to have 11.4 acres of unincorporated DeKalb County property annexed into the city of Brookhaven for a new office building, according to Reporter Newspapers. Residents expressed concerns about traffic

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Community Concerns Survey 2017

  The District Attorney’s Office addresses the needs of all DeKalb communities and has asked for help to identify needs within your community.  Please respond to the Community Concerns Survey online by clicking here or mail the attached form at

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Neighborhood News Spring 2017

Click here to view the latest newsletter Inside: Patrol News, page 2 LaVista Park & Garden Club Update, page 2 EVP’s Message, page 3 Friends of Kittredge Park Update, page 3 Civic Association Network, page 4 Atlanta District 6 News,

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Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Breaking New Ground

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta today announced plans to build a new hospital campus on the property at the intersection of North Druid Hills and Interstate 85. Here is a link to the Atlanta Business Chronicle article http://www.bizjournals.com/atlanta . This new

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DeKalb District 6 Commissioner Kathie Gannon’s 2017 First Quarter Newsletter

Board of Commissioners Planning Retreat How do we work together to move DeKalb forward? Excerpt from DeKalb District 6 Commissioner Kathie Gannon’s 2017 First Quarter Newsletter The Board of Commissioners recently held a half-day retreat at a County facility to discuss

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DeKalb Tax Commissioner Reminds Local Residents to File for Basic Homestead, Senior & Disability Exemptions

DeKalb County Tax Commissioner, Irvin J. Johnson, would like to remind all DeKalb County taxpayers who owned and resided in their property on January 1, 2017 that they may qualify for a basic homestead exemption.  The homestead exemption, which provides

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Commissioner Rader’s Update on Zoning and Land Use

Commissioner Jeff Rader’s latest newsletter provides some great info and is a perfect follow-on to our discussions at last night’s LVPCA Quarterly Membership Meeting. View Commissioner Rader’s latest newsletter here.

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Mid-Year New Member Special!

Don’t be green with envy, you too can have your very own little green yard sign and a whole bunch of member benefits! We’ve had so many new neighbors move into LaVista Park that we decided to make it even

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Neighborhood News: Winter 2017

The Winter 2017 Edition of our newsletter, Neighborhood News, is now available. The newsletter is distributed, free of charge, to 650 households in LaVista Park. In this edition: a mid-year membership special for new members, updates from our hard-working neighborhood patrol,

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Leadership DeKalb announces Class of 2017 Emerging Leaders

Leadership DeKalb named 25 young professionals in its inaugural class of Emerging Leaders of DeKalb Jan. 5. The organization established the new program as it marked its thirtieth year to develop a new generation of leadership in the county. Read

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