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  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...

  Jack Allen Complex On November 18th-19th, Jack Allen Complex played host to the Alabama Junior Cup Soccer Tournament. This two day event included 105 teams from Alabama, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi and Tennessee and over 1600 athletes took part. Ingalls Pavilion Ingalls Pavilion hosted nine events during the month...

*Tuesday we were scheduled to service North of 8th St to Moulton St from 6th Ave to 19th  Se.  The rain will prevent us from providing leaf service.  Next will be 8th St to 11th St Se from Somerville Rd into Point Mallard. If weather...

Decatur Fire and Rescue has seen a busy November! On the graph below you can see DFR responded to nearly 400 EMS calls. We have spent the last month taking care of the citizens of Decatur for their emergency service needs and working on providing training...

Point Mallard  Looking for a great Christmas idea? We have you covered. Point Mallard Water Park Season Pass Stocking Stuffer Sale is December 8-10, 2017. Get your season pass for only $55 per pass. Sale is online only. See www.pointmallardpark.com for more details.   Point Mallard Ice Complex Point Mallard Figure Skating Club will present...