Category: Op/Ed

April 6, 2020

  OPINION    By Pat Culp  Cedar Grove Neighborhood Association (CGNA), a regional alliance comprised of 10 surrounding neighborhood associations, supports the land exchange between Blackhall Studios and DeKalb County. The neighborhoods that our association represents are well established, with some residents having lived in the area for over 40 years. They realize the value […]

July 18, 2019

Written by Ed Williams. Ed.D. Chair | Concerned Citizens For Effective Government Dear Editor:   MARTA RTCAA (Rapid Transit Contract and Assistance Agreement) voted on and approved by the residents of DeKalb and Fulton counties in 1971.  This is the contract which the counties entered into to provide bus and rapid transit services to DeKalb, Fulton, […]

February 15, 2019

As usual, the Clerk of Courts Office was a beehive of activity in 2018. Just a few stats: Jury Summonses: 7,000 Property Tax Appeals: 363 Passport Applications: 2,809 Traffic Citations: 7,711 Real Estate Instruments: 22,890 Criminal and Civil Proceedings for the Superior and State Courts of Rockdale: Tens of Thousands Beyond the usual recurring activity […]

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