← Older posts Newer posts →

DeKalb to Distribute 4,000 Additional COVID-19 Care Kits

DeKalb County passes out 4,000 COVID-19 care kits containing two non-surgical masks and hand sanitizer to residents Wednesday, May 6, and Saturday, May 9, to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. The COVID-19 care packets also contain a card with tips on how to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Read More

Georgia Power Executive Retires; Continues at DeKalb Chamber Helm

DeKalb Chamber announces Kenneth E. Coleman as Interim President & CEO of the Chamber. Coleman will work to build partnerships and alliances with a broad range of constituencies. He will also provide visionary leadership and drive continuous improvement initiatives.

Read More

CARES Act 2 Small Business Town Hall

Another $310 billion has been added to the federal government’s Paycheck Protection Program, part of the coronavirus relief package for small businesses. Also included is an additional $60 billion to fund more low-interest Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) through the Small Business Administration (SBA).

Read More

CEO Michael Thurmond Details Path Forward in Fight Against COVID-19

In order to adapt to the ever-changing health and economic situation in DeKalb County, CEO Michael Thurmond issued an executive order to lay out a path forward from the COVID-19 emergency for businesses, residents, and citizens. The order is effective April 24 at 12 a.m., it may be amended as necessary, and provides a 30-day transition plan for the county, and does not conflict with state orders.

Read More

DeKalb County Executive Order “Path Forward in Fight Against COVID-19”

DeKalb County Executive Order “Path Forward in Fight Against COVID-19″ [3d-flip-book mode=”fullscreen” urlparam=”fb3d-page” id=”10420″ title=”false”]

Read More

Coronavirus in Georgia

State and federal officials with the Atlanta-based Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are continually monitoring the spread of the virus. They are also working hand-in-hand with the World Health Organization to track the spread around the world and to stop it.

Read More

Tucker Business Association Luncheon Meeting

Tucker Business Association and DeKalb Chamber members connect with Kenny Coleman, Interim President & CEO of DeKalb Chamber to discuss the DeKalb Chamber and the opportunities afforded businesses through a Chamber membership,

Read More

Gov. Kemp First Steps to Reopen State Economy

Governor Brian Kemp announced today plans to incrementally – and safely – reopen sectors of Georgia’s economy. Gyms, fitness centers, bowling alleys, body art studios, barbers, cosmetologists, hair designers, nail care artists, estheticians, their respective schools, and massage therapists to reopen their doors this Friday, April 24, 2020. The shelter in place order is still active and will expire at 11:59 PM on April 30.

Read More

McBath Co-Sponsors Bipartisan Legislation for Additional Relief

DeKalb CEO Michael Thurmond has assembled a task force that will help steer the county’s coronavirus-related policies. Taskforce member organizations include The Task Force for Global Health, DeKalb Board of Health, representatives from the Board of Commissioners, state legislative delegation, DeKalb Municipal Association, public safety, and economic development experts.

Read More

DeKalb COVID-19 Task Force

DeKalb CEO Michael Thurmond has assembled a task force that will help steer the county’s coronavirus-related policies. Taskforce member organizations include The Task Force for Global Health, DeKalb Board of Health, representatives from the Board of Commissioners, state legislative delegation, DeKalb Municipal Association, public safety, and economic development experts.

Read More
← Older posts Newer posts →