Decatur kicks-off Strategic Planning Process

Decatur kicks-off Strategic Planning Process

January 29, 2020

The Marriott Courtyard’s Conference Center was full Jan 23, 2020, as the City of Decatur with t...

Write of Way

Write of Way

April 23, 2019

When e-scooters landed in Decatur in late 2018, denizens complained about them. Then, the city government decided to regulate the e-scooters, only to stir up more of a debate.

When Merriss joined Decatur government in 1983, she promised to only stay two years. Since then, she's extended her promise 17 times. Photo obtained via decaturga.com.

City Manager of 25 years announces retirement

September 14, 2018

On July 16, Decatur City Manager Peggy Merriss announced her retirement from the City of Decatur effective Dec. 31. Merriss began working for the city in 1983 and became City Manager in 1993.

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