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6/15/2017Make Plans Now: RR Crossing Closures at McDonough and Candler Begin Monday, June 19
As tentatively announced previously, effective the morning of Monday, June 19, CSX will begin rebuilding their crossings at Candler and McDonough Streets. Site work will continue uninterrupted until its completion which is projected to take roughly seven days. Both intersections will be closed and will remain closed for the duration. Completion could be delayed due to rain. Stay tuned here for updates if an extension proves necessary.
5/31/2017The Decatur City Commission Announces the 2017 Millage Rates
The Decatur City Commission announces that the 2017 tentative millage rate was adopted at their meeting on Monday, May 15, 2017. Hearings on the budget and millage rate will be held on: - Monday, June 12, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. - Monday, June 19, 2017 at 3:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. A separate hearing on the budget only will be held Monday, June 5, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
Keep Up with Decatur’s ‘Extreme Makeover’
Streetscape overhauls. Infrastructure repair. Safety enhancements. Development projects. Downtown Decatur has a lot going on through the end of 2017. We keep you plugged in and moving with information and updates here.