Phase II of the “Decatur Crossings” Fuqua Development has been approved.

On Tuesday, June 23, the Board of Commissioners approved Fuqua’s rezoning request for Phase II of the Decatur Crossing Development. The Decatur Heights Neighborhood Association and the Cross-Neighborhoods Committee worked closely with representatives from Dekalb County and Fuqua.

 

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City of Decatur Schools Superintendent Search- Community Input Needed

 City Schools of Decatur Superintendent Search
Parents, Staff, Students and Community Members Invited
to Participate in Online Survey and Community Forums
The Board of Education is very interested in your input as they seek to hire a new superintendent. City Schools of Decatur staff, students, parents and community members are invited to participate in this process by attending community forums and by completing a survey. This survey is designed to gather your perception on the importance of various characteristics commonly found in effective superintendents.  The information will be used by the Board to determine the “Desired Characteristics” of our next superintendent.
The Superintendent Search Survey
Please share your thoughts by responding to survey linked below.  The survey will be open until June 3, 2015.
To access the survey: www.ecrasurvey.com/Decatur
As you respond, please remember that all characteristics listed are desirable, but we are interested in knowing your perceptions about which characteristics are “most important” for City Schools of Decatur.
Superintendent Search Community Forums 
The consultant firm, Hazard, Young, Attea & Associates, will facilitate four community forums to seek input on the most desirable characteristics and skills that our new superintendent should possess.
The community forums will be held in the Board of Education Room at the Central Office at the Beacon Municipal Center located at 125 Electric Avenue on the following days:
* Monday, June 1, 2015 at 6:30 PM
* Tuesday, June 2, 2015 at 6:30 PM
* Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at 6:30 PM
* Wednesday, August 5, 2015 at 6:30 PM
The CSD Board members, along with Hazard, Young, Attea & Associates, appreciate your willingness to participate in this very important process and look forward to learning your perspective.

Decatur Heights Neighborhood Meeting January 27th, 2015

Decatur Heights Neighborhood Association

Your Voice for Your Neighborhood!

January 27th, 2015 at 7:15pm

Meeting to Include:

Plans for Suburban Plaza
Special guests, the Selig team, will showcase the plans for Suburban Plaza, including offsite street improvements.

Streetscape Improvements, etc
Learn about the traffic calming committee’s proposed streetscape improvements plan for Sycamore Drive and the top ends of Hillcrest Avenue and Ridgeland Avenue… to include intersection bulb-outs, a mid-block crosswalk, and median islands. Updates on the speed reduction efforts will also be provided.

*Annual Membership dues: a nominal $10/person!
Dues go toward basic expenses, incorporation costs, and a fun social event (or two!) per year!

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