Posted on: February 16, 2017

Hunter Park "Pop Up" Market

Hunter Park Pop Up Market

The Hunter Park Pop-up Market will be held at Hunter Park from 9am-Noon on February 25, March 18, April 29, and May 20, 2017. 

There is a $25 booth fee. 

Contact Kendrick Davis at 678-449-3166 or davisk@douglasvillega.gov 

Guns, weapons, tobac...

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Posted on: February 10, 2017

Scotts® Major League Baseball® Pitch Hit & Run™ Competition

Pitch Hit Run Competition

Pitch Hit & Run™ is the official skills competition of Major League Baseball®.  This grassroots program is designed to provide youngsters with an opportunity to compete, free of charge, in a competition that recognizes individual excellence in co...

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Register your player here...
Posted on: February 9, 2017

Douglasville Police Department Town Hall Meeting

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An open letter from Chief Gary Sparks

Please join Chief Gary Sparks for a Community Town Hall meeting on Monday February 27, 2017 from 7pm to 9pm at the Douglasville PD Community Room, 2083 Fairburn Road, Douglasville, GA  30135. 

Chief Sparks wil...

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Posted on: January 2, 2017

Yard Sale Amnesty Weekend is 4/21 through 4/23!

Yard Sale Amnesty Weekend

Yard sale permits are FREE for City of Douglasville residents April 21st through 23rd, 2017!



Yard Sale Permit Application...
Posted on: February 8, 2017

City Connector Show

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City Connector is CITI TV's flagship show that is everything Douglasville!

The show is filmed live in front of the Arbor Place Mall Food Court audience, and features a mixture of local guests, events, and musical talent.

The show is from 11:30 AM to 1:...

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Watch the latest City Connector...
Posted on: January 2, 2017

Keep Douglasville Beautiful Spring Clean Up Week is 4/24 through 4/27!

Spring Clean Up Week

Open to City of Douglasville residents only. The City of Douglasville will pick up large items such as furniture and appliances, as well as other items not regularly accepted. Pickup requests are not necessary. Items should be placed at curb by 7 AM on yo...

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Posted on: December 5, 2016

Douglasville Calendar

Douglasville Calendar

The Douglasville calendar is sponsored by the CVB (Convention and Visitors Bureau) of Douglasville. Submit your event to info@visitdouglasville.com.

Link to CVB calendar...
Posted on: January 2, 2017

Keep Douglasville Beautiful Spring Recycling Event is 4/22!

Spring Recycling Event

Keep Douglasville Beautiful in partnership with the City of Douglasville and The Douglas County Lions Club is holding a Metal and Electronics and More! Recycling Event on Saturday, April 22nd from 9:00am- 2:00pm at the overflow parking lot at First Presby...

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Posted on: November 17, 2016

City Actively Working To Lower Our Energy Costs

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The City of Douglasville is actively pursuing a "Green" initiative to lower our energy footprint. Community and Development Services Director, Jonathan Lynn reports that in the first three quarters of 2016, the City has saved roughly $640 in el...Read on...

Douglasville Green Initiatives...

Posted on: February 17, 2017

"Chat With The Chief" Kicks Off At Arbor Place Mall

Chat with the Chief

In furthering that objective, occasionally Chief Sparks is taking his morning command staff meetings on the road so that citizens can more easily attend and find out how their Police Department operates. 

The first "Chat with the Chief" was ...

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Download Year End Report...
Posted on: February 16, 2017

City of Douglasville among top winners at Healthiest Employers Awards!

Healthiest Employer Award

Humana, JE Dunn among top winners at Healthiest Employers Awards (SLIDESHOW) - Atlanta Business Chronicle

Forty companies committed to making employee health a top priority were honored at Atlanta Business Chronicle’s 2017 Healthiest Employers Aw...

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Atlanta Business Chronicle Article...
Posted on: February 16, 2017

O'Neal Plaza Construction | Pedestrian Access

Walk this way

Pedestrian access is available during the construction project on O'Neal Plaza.

Atlanta Gas Light will be upgrading utility lines on Monday, February 20th and Tuesday, February 21st. Pedestrian access will detour during this time. Please observe ...

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Posted on: February 9, 2017

Continuing Moments In African American History

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The 2017 "Continuing Moments in African American History" program is available now on CITI TV's YouTube Channel at www.mycititv.com, and on Comcast Channel 22. 

This years program focuses on Douglasville's African American Veterans who have proudly se...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Douglasville Employees Promoted

Employee Promotions

Douglasville recently promoted 10 employees in several City departments. HR Director Teaa Allston says the City encourages departments to  "promote from within"  whenever possible, allowing for succession planning and employee ...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

City Employees Support Heart Health Month

2017 Wear Red Day

City of Douglasville employees dressed out for "Wear Red Day" in support of the 53rd annual National Heart Health Month.

National Heart Health Month was first observed in February 1964 by President Lyndon B. Johnson.

Since the Atlanta Falcons wear red and b...

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American Heart Association website...
Posted on: January 26, 2017

Douglasville Is An ARC Certified Green Community!

ARC Silver Level Green Community

In 2016, the city reaffirmed its commitment to being green by recertifying at the Atlanta Regional Commission’s Silver level.

City Planner, Devon Hooper has led the City's sustainability efforts, and you can find out more about how we are saving...

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Posted on: January 25, 2017

Inaugural "Dose of Douglasville" Citizen's Academy Class

Dose of Douglasville

"A Dose of Douglasville" is an 8-week program to acquaint residents of Douglasville with the structure of the City government and services we provide. The Academy provides residents with information, resources, and tools to become knowledgeable ...

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Posted on: January 25, 2017

Tourism, Hospitality & Arts Day at the Capitol

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Douglasville CVB Tourism Program Manager Samantha Rosado attended the annual Tourism, Hospitality & Arts Day at the Capitol recently, sponsored by the Georgia Association of CVBs.

Governor Nathan Deal was presented a "check" for $3 billion dollar...

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Find out more about tourism in Georgia...
Posted on: January 19, 2017

Douglasville City Council Offers Citizens A Chance To Serve

Invocation

The City allows a brief invocation to be given before each meeting by an invited minister or individual. The City is committed to religious and ethnic diversity, and welcomes people of all faiths to participate in leading a pre-meeting prayer or brief ins...

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Sign up for an invocation...
Posted on: December 27, 2016

New I-20 Changeable Message Signs from GDOT

I-20 EB at Chapel Hill Road

Georgia DOT (GDOT) has installed three new Changeable Message Signs (CMS) in Douglasville on the heavily traveled I-20 corridor to relay up-to-the-minute information to drivers. These messages inform drivers of incidents, travel times, and other pertinent...

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See Current CMS Message...
Posted on: January 2, 2017

Maintenance & Sanitation 2017 Important Dates!

2017 garbage bin stickers

With holidays, come changes to sanitation routes in the City. Here is a helpful flyer you can print out and stick on the fridge to keep up with the date changes. There are also some fun events scheduled throughout the year from Keep Douglasville Beautiful...

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Download dates...

Posted on: January 2, 2017

Yard Sale Amnesty Weekend is 4/21 through 4/23!

Yard Sale Amnesty Weekend

Yard sale permits are FREE for City of Douglasville residents April 21st through 23rd, 2017!



Yard Sale Permit Application...
Posted on: January 2, 2017

Keep Douglasville Beautiful Spring Recycling Event is 4/22!

Spring Recycling Event

Keep Douglasville Beautiful in partnership with the City of Douglasville and The Douglas County Lions Club is holding a Metal and Electronics and More! Recycling Event on Saturday, April 22nd from 9:00am- 2:00pm at the overflow parking lot at First Presby...

Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: January 2, 2017

Keep Douglasville Beautiful Spring Clean Up Week is 4/24 through 4/27!

Spring Clean Up Week

Open to City of Douglasville residents only. The City of Douglasville will pick up large items such as furniture and appliances, as well as other items not regularly accepted. Pickup requests are not necessary. Items should be placed at curb by 7 AM on yo...

Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: February 6, 2017

Mayors' Monarch Pledge

National Wildlife Federation

The National Wildlife Federation and local municipalities across the country have created the Mayors' Monarch Pledge to help stem the serious decline of the iconic monarch butterfly population. Butterflies are vital "pollinators" in our ecosystem. 

Ke...

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Read Press Release...
Posted on: January 2, 2017

Maintenance & Sanitation 2017 Important Dates!

2017 garbage bin stickers

With holidays, come changes to sanitation routes in the City. Here is a helpful flyer you can print out and stick on the fridge to keep up with the date changes. There are also some fun events scheduled throughout the year from Keep Douglasville Beautiful...

Read on...

Download dates...

Posted on: February 6, 2017

2017 State Of The City Address

2017 State of the City

Mayor Rochelle Robinson delivered her 2nd State of the City address, and focused on four areas she's concentrated on in 2016:

Finance, Public Safety, Organizational Changes, and The Future.

Download the document.

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Watch the video...
Posted on: February 7, 2017

Douglasville Tiger Cubs Football Recognized

Tiger Cubs Championship Ring

The Douglasville Tiger Cubs football teams were recognized and honored by the Douglasville Mayor and City Council for their very successful 2016 season. The Tiger Cubs play out of Douglasville's first class Harvey Jones stadium at Jessie Davis Park. &...

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Tiger Cubs Football...
Posted on: February 6, 2017

Mayors' Monarch Pledge

National Wildlife Federation

The National Wildlife Federation and local municipalities across the country have created the Mayors' Monarch Pledge to help stem the serious decline of the iconic monarch butterfly population. Butterflies are vital "pollinators" in our ecosystem. 

Ke...

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Read Press Release...
Posted on: January 23, 2017

Mayor and Council Retreat

2017 Council Retreat

On January 26th - January 28th, Douglasville City Officials participated in their annual retreat to help frame goals and objectives for 2017.

This year’s retreat was held at Foxhall Resort. 

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Posted on: August 19, 2016

Hunters Harvest

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Hunters Harvest is a fall community event featuring many local arts and crafts vendors. The event also includes a carnival with a variety of fun activities for all of the family to enjoy.

Contact Kendrick Davis at 678-449-3166 or davisk@douglasvillega....Read on...

Posted on: August 19, 2016

Breakfast with the Easter Bunny

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Breakfast with the Easter Bunny is for children 12 and under that would like to eat breakfast with our Easter Bunny. The event features a sit down breakfast and pictures with the Easter Bunny, a raffle, and an egg hunt.

Contact Kendrick Davis at 678-44...Read on...

Posted on: August 19, 2016

Easter Egg Hunt

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The Jessie Davis Park egg hunt features an egg hunt for children 12 and under. Refreshments are served during the festivities. A small business and health expo associated with the egg hunt is also a part of the event festivities.

Contact Kendrick Davis...Read on...

Posted on: August 19, 2016

May Daze

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Come join the excitement at the May Daze. This spring event is for all the family to enjoy and features a variety of eats, treats, thrills, and live music. Contact Kendrick Davis at 678-449-3166 or davisk@douglasvillega.gov for more information.Read on...

Posted on: August 19, 2016

Horseshoe Tournament

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Come out for a great time competing against other horseshoe pitchers in tournament action. Adult players of all skill levels are welcome to participate in the single and doubles style tournament. The cost is $5 for singles and $10 for doubles.

Trophies...Read on...

Posted on: August 19, 2016

Fishing Derby

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Cast your line and see what you can catch at Hunter Park’s Lake during the Georgia Games Fishing Derby featuring prizes and fun for the entire family.

Age division are 0-4, 5-8, 9-12, 13-17, & 18 and older. Raffles and giveaways are a part of the d...Read on...


Posted on: August 25, 2016

Fitness Boot Camp

Fitness Boot Camp

Bootcamp will help you build strength and fitness, lose body fat, improve your mental health, and get into a routine of regular exercise. Training includes a variety of group intervals, such as running, plyometrics, abdominal work, body weight exercises a...Read on...

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Posted on: August 25, 2016

Guitar & Keyboard Lessons

Piano and Guitar lessons

Come enjoy a fun one on one lesson and learn your favorite songs. Modern, Country, Rock, Oldies, or Classical. Beginner through intermediate welcome.

Classes are currently being offered on Mondays
CostFour 30 Minute Sessions for $70
Time4:30pm -...Read on...

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Posted on: August 25, 2016

Hip Hop Groove With Joi

Hip Hop Groove

Classes are held Mondays and Thursdays at 7:30pm $5 "drop in" fee or $30 monthly

borndancer5678@gmail.com | Instagram @eccentricone247 | #getfitwithjoi

Posted on: August 25, 2016

Jazzercise

Jazzercise

Jazzercise is a pulse-pounding, beat-pumping fitness program that gets you results…fast. It’s a calorie-torching, hip swiveling dance party with a hot playlist to distract you from the burn.

Please go to Jazzercise.com for pricing information....

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Posted on: August 25, 2016

TaeKwonDo

Karate

This is the chance you’ve been waiting for to get healthy and more active! The McClure Style of TaeKwonDo specializes in safe, affordable, quality training for all adults, regardless of age, experience, or fitness level. All are welcome! Our Bla...

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Posted on: August 19, 2016

Adult Line Dance

Line dance

Line Dancing is a great form of low impact exercise. This class uses all types of music and rhythms, along with fun dances. Come join the fun!!!!

Wednesdays 7am-8:30am $32 per month

June Shuman jsh4155935@aol.com or 770-920-1543.

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Posted on: August 25, 2016

Pilates

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The Pilates method of body conditioning is a unique system of stretching and strengthening exercises. It strengthens and tones muscles, improves posture, provides flexibility and balance, unites body and mind, creates a more streamlined shape, and builds ...Read on...

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Posted on: August 25, 2016

R & B Soul Line Dancing

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Come out and enjoy an evening of R & B soul line dancing. You will have the time of your life while moving your body to the beat.

Mondays
5:45-7pmCost: $5 per class

Tenea London
678-334-0028iluv2dance.tenea@aol.com Read on...

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Posted on: August 25, 2016

Weight Watchers

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This program is not a diet. It’s about living. Your best self isn’t just about a magical number on the scale. It’s about seeing food as  fuel for a healthy life, finding ways to move more each day, and developing the skills to unlock your inner strength s...Read on...

Weight Watchers - Douglasville...
Posted on: August 25, 2016

Stride Horse Park

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Strides Horse Park T.E.M.S. Inc. is striving to become the most successful Agency assisting youth with disabilities as Students transition from high school into the workforce. Strides Horse Park T.E.M.S Inc. Provide Employment Services for Douglas County ...Read on...

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Posted on: August 25, 2016

Golf

West Pines Golf Club

West Pines Golf Club, the premiere golf facility in Douglasville, Georgia. Our grounds feature an excellent 18-hole golf course, practice facilities, a pro shop, the West Pines Grille and some of the best service in the industry. Read on...

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Posted on: August 25, 2016

Adult Basketball

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For more information about the City of Douglasville Adult Basketball program, contact Kendrick Davis at 678-449-3166 or davisk@douglasvillega.gov Fee: $350 per team for an 8 game season and playoff

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Posted on: January 3, 2017

Camp Explorers

Camp Explorers

Camp Explorers was started in 2015 at Jessie Davis Park and serves as our primary summer day camp program for our Parks Department.

At Camp Explorers our mission is to provide every camper a safe and courteous environment during the summer months that they...

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Posted on: August 25, 2016

Guitar & Keyboard Lessons

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Come enjoy a fun one on one lesson and learn your favorite songs. Modern, Country, Rock, Oldies, or Classical.

Mondays 4:30pm - 8:30pm

$70.00 per 4-week session  (Each session is 30 minutes)

Lorraine Gordon: 404-246-7707

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Additional Info...
Posted on: November 21, 2016

Howard Educational Consulting Group Tutor

Tutoring

Private Virtual School Fully Accredited: Grades 6-12; Career Pathways; College Planning Service; Virtual Tutoring

Consulting Servicing Professional Development; Educational Project Development; Homeschooling Consulting

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Facebook page...
Posted on: August 25, 2016

TaeKwonDo (Ages 5-12)

Karate

If you’ve been waiting for to get healthy and more active, the McClure Style of TaeKwonDo specializes in safe, affordable, quality training for all adults, regardless of age, experience, or fitness level. All are welcome! Our Black-Belt Instruct...

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Additional Info...
Posted on: November 21, 2016

Play/Acting

Acting

Join the class to learn from a well-respected instructor who excels in bringing  out the best you have to give  to the arts .

Right now, LMC is offering open classes! Meaning, no audition necessary. Students are enrolled on a first come, first se...

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LMC Productions website...
Posted on: November 21, 2016

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math)

STEM program

Junior Mechanical Engineering “Toys” (5:30pm-6:30pm) (ages 4-6):

The Junior Mechanical Engineering Toys class introduce our youngest engineers to fundamentals concepts of energy, materials, and movement. Students explore and construct six different toys th...

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Register to attend...
Posted on: November 21, 2016

STEP (Special Talents Entirety Program)

Dance

This is an all inclusive co-ed dance program designed for special needs youth with

intellectual / physical disabilities and / or delays.

Ages 7-11

Classes are held Saturdays 10:00am-11:00am.

Egypt Dudley: (678) 521-4012   ofheartfitness@gmail.com

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More info...
Posted on: August 19, 2016

Football

Harvey Jones Stadium at Jessie Davis Park

Jessie Davis Park is home to Harvey Jones Stadium for youth football. The Douglasville Tiger Cubs Football and Cheerleading programs are for ages 5 – 12. The program is a part of the Northwest Georgia Youth Football League. Registration begins in early Ma...

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Posted on: August 19, 2016

Soccer Fields

Fowler Field Park

Fowler Field Park is home to the soccer complex for the City of Douglasville. Fowler Field Park is located at 3270 Chapel Hill Road. This 8 acre park has 5 lighted soccer fields, public rest rooms, concession stand, playground facility, picnic tables, pas...

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Posted on: August 25, 2016

Weight Watchers

Weight Watchers logo

This program is not a diet. It’s about living. Your best self isn’t just about a magical number on the scale. It’s about seeing food as  fuel for a healthy life, finding ways to move more each day, and developing the skills to unlock your inner strength s...Read on...

Weight Watchers - Douglasville...
Posted on: August 19, 2016

Walking Club

Walking for exercise

Each City park offers a walking track.
Hunter Park has a walking club that allows participants to log their steps and miles.
Call 770-920-3009 for information.

Hunter Park Walking Club Map...
Posted on: August 22, 2016

Bible Study

Bible Study

Thursday evening Bible Study under the direction of Judge Barbara Caldwell, meets each week at Jessie Davis Park in the Alice Hawthorne Center from 7 to 9pm. Call 770-920-3009 for information.


Posted on: May 12, 2016

Hunter Park Youth Baseball

Youth Baseball FAQs

Registration is going on through February 18th, 2017 at Hunter Park Ike Owings Community Center, Monday through Saturday from 8am to 8pm, and Sundays from Noon until 6pm.

Hunter Park is located at 8830 Gurley Road in Douglasville.

The Youth Baseball season ...

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Youth Baseball FAQs...
Posted on: February 16, 2017

Hunter Park "Pop Up" Market

Hunter Park Pop Up Market

The Hunter Park Pop-up Market will be held at Hunter Park from 9am-Noon on February 25, March 18, April 29, and May 20, 2017. 

There is a $25 booth fee. 

Contact Kendrick Davis at 678-449-3166 or davisk@douglasvillega.gov 

Guns, weapons, tobac...

Read on...

Posted on: February 10, 2017

Scotts® Major League Baseball® Pitch Hit & Run™ Competition

Pitch Hit Run Competition

Pitch Hit & Run™ is the official skills competition of Major League Baseball®.  This grassroots program is designed to provide youngsters with an opportunity to compete, free of charge, in a competition that recognizes individual excell...

Read on...

Register your player here...
Posted on: February 7, 2017

Douglasville Tiger Cubs Football Recognized

Tiger Cubs Championship Ring

The Douglasville Tiger Cubs football teams were recognized and honored by the Douglasville Mayor and City Council for their very successful 2016 season. The Tiger Cubs play out of Douglasville's first class Harvey Jones stadium at Jessie Davis Pa...

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Tiger Cubs Football...
Posted on: November 15, 2016

2017 American Red Cross Blood Drives At Ike Owings Community Center

2017 Red Cross Blood Drives

The American Red Cross will hold monthly blood drives in 2017 at the Ike Owings Community Center in Hunter Park.

The dates for the drives in 2017 are:

Thursday, January 19th

Thursday, February 23rd

Thursday, March 23rd

Thursday, April 27th

Thursday, May 25th

Thu...

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Make your donation appointment today...
Posted on: May 12, 2016

Brick Campaign

Brick Campaign

Robert G. Hunter Memorial park proudly displays a F105 Thunderchief replica. The walkway surrounding the memorial is paved with bricks laid in honor of local military loved ones.

Posted on: May 12, 2016

Disc Golf

Disc Golf

Hunter Park installed this disc golf course for the rising leisure sport fan. It has gained a large fan base of disc golfers from around the state.


Posted on: February 17, 2017

"Chat With The Chief" Kicks Off At Arbor Place Mall

Chat with the Chief

In furthering that objective, occasionally Chief Sparks is taking his morning command staff meetings on the road so that citizens can more easily attend and find out how their Police Department operates. 

The first "Chat with the Chief" was ...

Read on...

Download Year End Report...
Posted on: February 9, 2017

Douglasville Police Department Town Hall Meeting

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An open letter from Chief Gary Sparks

Please join Chief Gary Sparks for a Community Town Hall meeting on Monday February 27, 2017 from 7pm to 9pm at the Douglasville PD Community Room, 2083 Fairburn Road, Douglasville, GA  30135. 

Chief Sparks wil...

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Download Year End Report...

Posted on: January 2, 2017

Yard Sale Amnesty Weekend is 4/21 through 4/23!

Yard Sale Amnesty Weekend

Yard sale permits are FREE for City of Douglasville residents April 21st through 23rd, 2017!



Yard Sale Permit Application...
Posted on: January 2, 2017

Keep Douglasville Beautiful Spring Recycling Event is 4/22!

Spring Recycling Event

Keep Douglasville Beautiful in partnership with the City of Douglasville and The Douglas County Lions Club is holding a Metal and Electronics and More! Recycling Event on Saturday, April 22nd from 9:00am- 2:00pm at the overflow parking lot at First Presby...

Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: January 2, 2017

Keep Douglasville Beautiful Spring Clean Up Week is 4/24 through 4/27!

Spring Clean Up Week

Open to City of Douglasville residents only. The City of Douglasville will pick up large items such as furniture and appliances, as well as other items not regularly accepted. Pickup requests are not necessary. Items should be placed at curb by 7 AM on yo...

Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: January 2, 2017

Maintenance & Sanitation 2017 Important Dates!

2017 garbage bin stickers

With holidays, come changes to sanitation routes in the City. Here is a helpful flyer you can print out and stick on the fridge to keep up with the date changes. There are also some fun events scheduled throughout the year from Keep Douglasville Beautiful...

Read on...

Download dates...