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The Spring Break Camp will take place in March at Fort Decatur. They are currently registering children for this camp. The Decatur Dixie Darlings Baton Twirling classes will start back Thursday, January 11th at 4pm at TC Almon Recreation Center. The Cost is $20 per month...

For most fire departments the onset of winter is the busy season and it is no different for Decatur Fire and Rescue. Between November 19th and the end of the year Decatur Fire and Rescue has been busy responding to 8 building fires, a reduction...

The Point Mallard Figure Skating Club will hold their annual free Learn to Skate lesson on January 15th at 11:00am at the Point Mallard Ice Skating Complex. Registered skaters will receive a 30 minute lesson and 20 minutes of fun and games. Space is limited....

  We will be going into Sherwood Oaks and surrounding areas January 5th. Next our crews will work the Beltline to Central Parkway down to Carridale St.  This area will take us through most of next week....

  We hope to finish collection around Lake Chula Vista then into Dunbarton.  Our next stops will be Greystone Dr and Westmeade subdivision.  The cold weather will impact production as safety remains our first priority....

Weather slowed us a little bit last week. We are moving into Way Through The Woods area from Spring Ave to Beltline Rd. We will be in the Dunbarton area, then into Greystone this week....

We are preparing for our license renewal period to notify citizens and business owners about our up-and-coming business license renewal period: City of Decatur business license renewal notices will be mailed out on December 29th, 2017 The City of Decatur’s annual license renewal period will...

Last week was a good week, we made good progress in our leaf collection. This week we will be finishing up Burningtree area, from there we will go to Bayside area then into the Flint area. We will work from Flint to Cedar Lake Rd, all...

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