Posted on: July 14, 2017

Finance Department Offers More Online Services!

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The Douglasville Finance Department is now offering more online payment services for city residents. 

You can:

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Building Department

Posted on: May 8, 2017

GEORGIA GAMES FISHING DERBY

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The Georgia Games Fishing Derby has been re-scheduled to July 22nd!

Cast your line to see what you can catch at Hunter Park’s lake during the free Georgia Games Fishing Derby featuring prizes and fun for the entire family! Don’t forget ...

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City Events
Posted on: May 5, 2017

Plan to attend the Douglasville CVB Family Reunion Workshop!

2017 Family Reunion Workshop Web

The Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) of Douglasville will host a Family Reunion Workshop on Saturday, September 9, 2017  from 10am to 12pm at the Ike Owing Community Center at Hunter Park, 8830 Gurley Road in Douglasville. The workshop is des...

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Posted on: April 13, 2017

Wednesday WindDown At The Park

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Wednesday WindDown at the Park is a 10-week summer concert series every Wednesday evening starting June 7th through August 9th at

Hunter Park, 8830 Gurley Rd. Douglasville, GA 30134.

The series will feature jazz and R&B acts from all over the Metro area...

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City Events
Posted on: March 27, 2017

Douglasville "Behind the Veil" Bridal Showcase is Sunday 8/20!

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Sunday August 20th, 2017 from 2 to 5pm at DOUGLASVILLE CONFERENCE CENTER 6700 Church Street Douglasville, GA 30134

FREE for brides & guest! 

REGISTER TODAY! 678.449.3118 or eventbrite.com.

Whether you’re looking for the perfect place to host you...

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City Events
Posted on: March 14, 2017

2017 Main Street Douglasville Events

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Main Street Douglasville has events planned throughout the year for your enjoyment.

Check out their Facebook page for all the details.

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Main Street Douglasville Facebook Page... City Events
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 t...

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Watch the latest City Connector... City Events

City News

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

City Council Approves Employee Sick Leave Incentive Program

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Because City of Douglasville employees are taking less sick time, they're maintaining higher sick leave balances.

Those higher balances allow the HR department to offer employees an incentive program to receive extra pay for up to 3 days per year of excess...

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City News
Posted on: July 21, 2017

City Council Approves Four New Certified Officers For PD

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City Council Personnel and Organization Committee chair Richard Segal brought a resolution forward to hire four additional certified law enforcement officers for the Douglasville Police Department. That would bring the number of officers to 101, which is ...

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City News
Posted on: June 2, 2017

City Council Holds 2 Day Budget Workshop

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Douglasville City Council held a special two day budget workshop in order to formulate a fiscal year 2018 budget. 

City Department Directors presented their individual budgets to the Council and answered questions about their departmental budget.

A...

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City News
Posted on: May 15, 2017

Peace Officers Memorial Day and Police Week May 14-20, 2017

Council Police Week Proclamation

Mayor Rochelle Robinson and Douglasville City Council proclaimed that May 14th through 20th is Police week, and specifically, May 15th is Peace Officers Memorial Day in Douglasville. Chief Gary Sparks accepted the proclamation at the May 11th Council meet...

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City News
Posted on: April 21, 2017

2nd Graders Visit City Hall

Mock Council

To celebrate Georgia Cities Week, 2nd graders visited City Hall and were treated to demonstrations by:

Council Members Segal, Adams, Yockey, and Davis

Communications Department "Green Screen Adventures"

Douglasville Police K9 Unit

Douglasville Polic...

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City News
Posted on: April 18, 2017

Douglas Carroll-Paulding Counties Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated Day

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Mayor Rochelle Robinson presented a proclamation to representatives of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated proclaiming Saturday, April 22, 2017 as Douglas Carroll-Paulding Counties Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated DAY in th...

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City News
Posted on: April 18, 2017

May 7th - 13th Is Municipal Clerk's Week In Douglasville

Municipal Clerks Proclamation

May 7th - 13th 2017 is Municipal Clerk's Week in the City of Douglasville. Assistant City Clerk Sharon Lynn Keith was on hand to accept the proclamation. 

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City News
Posted on: April 18, 2017

May Is Lupus Awareness Month In Douglasville

Lupus Proclamation

Mayor Rochelle Robinson presented a proclamation to Lupus Matters Corporation here in Douglasville proclaiming that May 2017 is Lupus Awareness Month in the City of Douglasville. A representative was on hand to accept the proclamation.

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City News
Posted on: April 14, 2017

Latest Mayor & Council Newsletter is out!

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Mayor Rochelle Robinson and the Douglasville City Council want you to be informed about your local government, so periodically they publish an electronic newsletter. Click here to subscribe.

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City News
Posted on: March 15, 2017

City Council Enacts New Donation Bin Regulations

Donation Bins

Douglasville Mayor Rochelle Robinson and City Council took action to enact an ordinance regulating donation bins and their locations within the City limits. The ordinance is designed to help maintain a healthy, safe and vibrant environment for the city an...

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City News
Posted on: March 3, 2017

Douglasville Police Department 2017 Employees of the Year

2017 PD Employees of the Year

Three Douglasville Police Department employees were recognized as "Employees of the Year" on March 2, 2017.

Detective Dave Watson received Officer of the Year.

Amy Sims received Civilian Employee of the Year.

Lt. Brad Loudermilk was awarded Supervi...

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Posted on: March 3, 2017

Mayor/Council Recognize Officer Joseph Dwyer

Officer Dwyer and Council

Douglasville Mayor Rochelle Robinson and the City Council recognized Officer Joseph Dwyer for his heroism in saving the life of an infant. Officer Dwyer immediately began infant CPR upon arrival at the home he was dispatched to on February 11, 2017. He co...

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Watch the video... City News
Posted on: February 16, 2017

Council Proclamation Celebrates Healthiest Employer Award

Healthiest Employer Proclamation

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

Douglasville City Council recognized our HR Department for winning the 2017 Atlanta Business Chronicles Healthiest Employer award for 2017.

Watch the C...

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Atlanta Business Chronicle Article... City News
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... City News
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 ecosyste...

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Read Press Release... City News

Posted on: May 31, 2017

Douglasville Downtown Master Plan & 10 Year Strategic Plan

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Get involved in the Douglasville Downtown Master Plan, and help determine the direction of downtown including:

  • Parks & Open Space
  • Restaurants, Retail & Mixed-Use
  • Bike & Pedestrian Improvements

Please take our 5 minute survey to make your voice hea...

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Community Development Services

Posted on: July 18, 2017

Main Street Ice Cream Social

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In celebration of National Ice Cream Day, Main Street Douglasville gave away FREE ice cream on Sunday July 16th at the Old Police Station parking lot. 2000 servings of ice cream were served to the citizens of Douglasville!

Main Street Douglasville Facebook...

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Featured Stories Section
Posted on: July 14, 2017

Finance Department Offers More Online Services!

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The Douglasville Finance Department is now offering more online payment services for city residents. 

You can:

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Featured Stories Section
Posted on: July 11, 2017

Pride In Our Past - Faith In Our Future Float Winners Announced

2017 4th of July Web

Winners in the Douglasville Independence Day Parade were:

1st Place: Sunrise Memorial Gardens

2nd Place: Premier Drugstore - Village Pharmacy

3rd Place: Sons of Confederate Veterans 943

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Featured Stories Section
Posted on: July 11, 2017

The Grass on the Greens is Dead!

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West Pines Golf Course is in the middle of a greens improvement project that will switch the greens from Bent grass to Bermuda grass. The course is now closed, but the driving range is open normal hours.

Several of the greens will be "re-sculpted"...

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Featured Stories Section
Posted on: June 29, 2017

Congratulations to Ward 5 Councilman Richard Segal!

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The annual GMA convention is held the last weekend of June in Georgia’s first city, Savannah.

At the beginning of the opening session, a crowd favorite is the "Parade of Flags" where every GMA member city that has a representative in at...

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Featured Stories Section
Posted on: June 5, 2017

2017 Hydrangea Festival Embellishment Contest Winners

Moreland Hydrangea garden

Keep Douglasville Beautiful hosts an annual "Embellishment Contest" in conjunction with the Penny McHenry Hydrangea Festival and the 2017 winners have been announced:

       Best Mailbox Award - Ms. Regina Flan...

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Featured Stories Section
Posted on: June 5, 2017

Keep Douglasville Beautiful And Waste Industries Spruce Up "The Gap"

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Keep Douglasville Beautiful and Waste Industries volunteers spent a Friday morning planting colorful greenery and flowers in "the gap", the area between the Western Auto and McCalla Raymer Leibert Pierce, LLC on Broad Street in downtown Douglasv...

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Featured Stories Section
Posted on: June 2, 2017

City Council Holds 2 Day Budget Workshop

Budget Workshop 2

Douglasville City Council held a special two day budget workshop in order to formulate a fiscal year 2018 budget. 

City Department Directors presented their individual budgets to the Council and answered questions about their departmental budget.

A...

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Featured Stories Section
Posted on: May 31, 2017

Douglasville Downtown Master Plan & 10 Year Strategic Plan

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Get involved in the Douglasville Downtown Master Plan, and help determine the direction of downtown including:

  • Parks & Open Space
  • Restaurants, Retail & Mixed-Use
  • Bike & Pedestrian Improvements

Please take our 5 minute survey to make your voice hea...

Read on...

Featured Stories Section
Posted on: May 25, 2017

Casino Royale In "Las Douglasville"

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The Douglasville HR Department sponsored the annual employee health fair as part of their "Be Fit with D-Fit" wellness program.

Employees received health screenings for blood pressure, total cholesterol, HDL "good" cholesterol, and bloo...

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Featured Stories Section
Posted on: May 24, 2017

Douglasville Employees Receive "Pass The Praise" Recognition

Pass the Praise Award

The City of Douglasville’s Human Resources Department has implemented a new employee recognition program,"Pass The Praise" as a way for supervisors to recognize outstanding employee contributions to their respective departments.

This mo...

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Featured Stories Section
Posted on: May 22, 2017

Douglasville HR Innovates With "Explore Ship" Program

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Congratulations to Ginny Zembrzuski from Douglasville PD who is the first city employee to complete the HR Department’s "Explore Ship" program.

HR Director Teaa Allston stated, "Explore Ship is a way for employees to walk a mile in...

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Featured Stories Section
Posted on: May 19, 2017

2017 Douglasville/Douglas County Senior Picnic

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The 46th annual Douglasville/Douglas County Senior Picnic was held at the Woodie Fite Senior Center on May 18th. 

Guests enjoyed browsing vendor booths, bingo, and a great picnic lunch. 

Vera Waddlington won the "oldest woman in atten...

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Featured Stories Section
Posted on: May 12, 2017

Downtown Beautification Day

Downtown beautification Day

Main Street Douglasville, in cooperation with the Downtown Development Authority held a "Downtown Beautification Day" on May 12th to refresh the live plants that are distributed down Broad and Church streets in Douglasville. A willing group of v...

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Main Street Douglasville Facebook Page... Featured Stories Section
Posted on: May 10, 2017

Downtown Preservation & Tourism Luncheon

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The 2017 Downtown Preservation & Tourism Luncheon was held at the Douglasville Conference Center on May 10th.

Winners were:

Convention And Visitors Bureau Spirit Award - Tamara Manny  (Proforma)

Hospitality Worker Of The Year Award - Charlotte W...

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Featured Stories Section
Posted on: April 27, 2017

Why not celebrate two events at one time?

Admin professionals and walk day 2

No City can operate without a good staff of administrative professionals, and the City of Douglasville has some of the best!

The last full week of April every year is set aside to honor administrative professionals worldwide, and the Wednesday of that week...

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Featured Stories Section
Posted on: April 26, 2017

Ward 2 Town Hall Meeting

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Ward 2 Councilmen Mike Miller and Mark Adams held a Town Hall meeting on Tuesday June 20th at Hudson's Hickory House in downtown Douglasville. 

Their constituents were brought up to date on several projects in their ward, including the Downtown Ma...

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Featured Stories Section
Posted on: April 26, 2017

Ward 5 Town Hall Meeting

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Ward 5 Councilman Richard Segal held a Town Hall meeting on Tuesday April 25th. 

Councilman Segal's constituents were brought up to date on several projects in their ward, including the Southwest Thornton Road Master Plan.

Thank you to all...

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Featured Stories Section
Posted on: April 21, 2017

"Wear Purple Day" For March Of Dimes

March of Dimes Wear Purple

City of Douglasville employees show their support for the March of Dimes by wearing purple on Friday 4/21.

March of Dimes

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Featured Stories Section
Posted on: April 13, 2017

Wednesday Wind Down At The Park

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Wednesday Wind Down at the Park kicked off June 7th to a roaring start with Gilbert Baskerville and his band at

Hunter Park. 

WSB Channel 2 reporter, Tom Jones, served as MC and implored the large crowd to "chill in Douglasville"!

You can ...

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Featured Stories Section
Posted on: March 31, 2017

New Vendor Registration System

Vendor Registration

The Douglasville Finance Department is pleased to announce that all vendors who do business with the City of Douglasville are now required to register with our online vendor registration system. Just one more way the Finance Department is making business ...

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Featured Stories Section
Posted on: March 30, 2017

Ward 3 Town Hall Meeting

Danley-Davis-Mitchell Town Hall

Douglasville Ward 3 City  Councilmembers  Dr. LaShun Burr Danley, Sam Davis, and District 1 County Commissioner Henry Mitchell, held a joint Town Hall meeting on May 9th at Jessie Davis Park.

Ward 3 and District 1 constituents heard presentations from Mich...

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Watch the video... Featured Stories Section
Posted on: March 15, 2017

Douglasville Sidewalk Preferences Survey

Sidewalk

The Douglasville Sidewalk Preferences Survey is waiting to hear from you!

Douglasville residents may have received a mailer requesting your participation.

Please take a few minutes to complete the survey. The more responses we have, the more accurate the an...

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Featured Stories Section
Posted on: March 15, 2017

Section of East Strickland Street to close on 3/28/17

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  • Beginning March 28th East Strickland Street between Ellis Street and Palmer Street will be closed.
  • Ellis Street will be utilized as a Detour Route.

The detour route, (traveling eastbound-away from downtown) will instruct traffic to turn left onto Brown Stre...

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Featured Stories Section
Posted on: March 14, 2017

Douglasville and Google Celebrate Their Partnership

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The City of Douglasville along with Google, and Georgia Tech have successfully presented the Georgia Gravity Games for three years now.

Google Hardware Operations Manager Gary Lahr recently stopped by Mayor Rochelle Robinson's office to deliver a ...

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Featured Stories Section
Posted on: March 13, 2017

City of Douglasville "Biggest Losers" are winners!

Bfit with Dfit

19 City employees participated in this year's "Biggest Loser" competition and lost a total of 254 pounds!

The program is sponsored by the City HR Department as part of their "B fit with D fit" initiative.

HR Director Teaa Allsto...

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Featured Stories Section
Posted on: March 9, 2017

Jessie Davis Park Access during Highway 92 Construction

Jessie Davis Park

Accessing Jessie Davis Park will require a little extra patience during the Highway 92 construction project.

There are two different "best" routes available to the park.

Alice J. Hawthorne Center, Harvey Jones Stadium, or the picnic pavilions, are...

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Google Maps... Featured Stories Section
Posted on: March 1, 2017

Statement from Chief Gary Sparks

Chief Sparks Town Hall

Read Chief Sparks' statement regarding the July 2015 incident in Douglasville.

Douglasville Police Chief Gary Sparks

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Download statement... Featured Stories Section
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" ...

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

O'Neal Plaza Construction | Pedestrian Access

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

Downtown Douglasville will still be open for business during this time!

Access between Church Street and Broad Street to visit Douglasville's wonderful restaur...

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Watch the video... Featured Stories Section
Posted on: February 6, 2017

Mayors' Monarch Pledge Butterfly Garden is Underway!

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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 ecosyste...

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Read Press Release... Featured Stories Section
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 ar...

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Watch the video... Featured Stories Section
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... Featured Stories Section
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... Featured Stories Section

Finance

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Posted on: July 14, 2017

Finance Department Offers More Online Services!

Girl on iPad

The Douglasville Finance Department is now offering more online payment services for city residents. 

You can:

Read on...

Finance
Posted on: June 2, 2017

City Council Holds 2 Day Budget Workshop

Budget Workshop 2

Douglasville City Council held a special two day budget workshop in order to formulate a fiscal year 2018 budget. 

City Department Directors presented their individual budgets to the Council and answered questions about their departmental budget.

A...

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Finance
Posted on: March 31, 2017

New Vendor Registration System

Vendor Registration

The Douglasville Finance Department is pleased to announce that all vendors who do business with the City of Douglasville are now required to register with our online vendor registration system. Just one more way the Finance Department is making business ...

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Finance

Posted on: June 5, 2017

2017 Hydrangea Festival Embellishment Contest Winners

Moreland Hydrangea garden

Keep Douglasville Beautiful hosts an annual "Embellishment Contest" in conjunction with the Penny McHenry Hydrangea Festival and the 2017 winners have been announced:

       Best Mailbox Award - Ms. Regina Flan...

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Keep Douglasville Beautiful
Posted on: June 5, 2017

Keep Douglasville Beautiful And Waste Industries Spruce Up "The Gap"

KDB Waste Industries planting 2

Keep Douglasville Beautiful and Waste Industries volunteers spent a Friday morning planting colorful greenery and flowers in "the gap", the area between the Western Auto and McCalla Raymer Leibert Pierce, LLC on Broad Street in downtown Douglasv...

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Keep Douglasville Beautiful
Posted on: March 7, 2017

KDB Receives Honors from KAB and KGB!

KDB Logo combined

Keep Douglasville Beautiful (KDB) received the 2016 Keep America Beautiful (KAB) President's Circle Award as well as the Keep Georgia Beautiful (KGB) Governor's Circle Award recognition. The awards recognizes exemplary performance made b...

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KDB Facebook... Keep Douglasville Beautiful
Posted on: February 6, 2017

Mayors' Monarch Pledge Butterfly Garden is Underway!

Butterfly garden 2

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...

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Read Press Release... Keep Douglasville Beautiful
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... Keep Douglasville Beautiful

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...

Park Annual Seasonal Events
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...

Park Annual Seasonal Events
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...

Park Annual Seasonal Events
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.

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Park Annual Seasonal Events
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...

Park Annual Seasonal Events
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...

Park Annual Seasonal Events

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

Additional Info... Park Programs for Adults
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...

Additional Info... Park Programs for Adults
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...

Additional Info... Park Programs for Adults
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...

Additional Info... Park Programs for Adults
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

Park Programs for Adults
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 info...

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Park Programs for Adults
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...

Additional Info... Park Programs for Adults
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 5:45-7pm Cost: $5 per class Tenea London 678-334-0028 iluv2dance.tenea@aol.com

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Additional Info... Park Programs for Adults
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...

Additional Info... Park Programs for Adults
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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Additional Info... Park Programs for Adults
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...

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Weight Watchers - Douglasville... Park Programs for Adults
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 7pm-8:30pm | $32 per month

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

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Park Programs for Adults

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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More information... Park Programs for Kids
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... Park Programs for Kids
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, ...

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LMC Productions website... Park Programs for Kids
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... Park Programs for Kids
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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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... Park Programs for Kids
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... Park Programs for Kids
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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Park Programs for Kids
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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Park Programs for Kids

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... Park Programs for Leisure
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.

Park Programs for Leisure
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... Park Programs for Leisure

Posted on: May 8, 2017

GEORGIA GAMES FISHING DERBY

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The Georgia Games Fishing Derby has been re-scheduled to July 22nd!

Cast your line to see what you can catch at Hunter Park’s lake during the free Georgia Games Fishing Derby featuring prizes and fun for the entire family! Don’t forget to bring your own ba...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: April 13, 2017

Wednesday WindDown At The Park

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Wednesday WindDown at the Park is a 10-week summer concert series every Wednesday evening starting June 7th through August 9th at

Hunter Park, 8830 Gurley Rd. Douglasville, GA 30134.

The series will feature jazz and R&B acts from all over the Metro area...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: March 9, 2017

Jessie Davis Park Access during Highway 92 Construction

Jessie Davis Park

Accessing Jessie Davis Park will require a little extra patience during the Highway 92 construction project.

There are two different "best" routes available to the park.

Alice J. Hawthorne Center, Harvey Jones Stadium, or the picnic pavilions, are...

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Google Maps... Parks and Recreation
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... Parks and Recreation
Posted on: July 11, 2016

Douglasville League of Stars kicks off Fall 2017 Season

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Registration 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 Fall League of Stars Baseball season starts on September 9th, ...

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Parks and Recreation
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.

Parks and Recreation
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.

Parks and Recreation
Posted on: May 12, 2016

Hunter Park Youth Baseball

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Registration is going on July 1st through August 1st 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 Fall Youth Baseball se...

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Youth Baseball FAQs... Parks and Recreation

Posted on: July 21, 2017

City Council Approves Four New Certified Officers For PD

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City Council Personnel and Organization Committee chair Richard Segal brought a resolution forward to hire four additional certified law enforcement officers for the Douglasville Police Department. That would bring the number of officers to 101, which is ...

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Police Department
Posted on: July 12, 2017

Douglasville Police Department 2016 End of the Year Report

2016 PD EOY Report Cover

The Douglasville Police Department believes in Community Policing, and one of the ways they endeavor to be totally transparent in their operations is the annual End of the Year Report

Captain Brad Stafford talks about the End of the Year Report ...

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Police Department
Posted on: March 3, 2017

Douglasville Police Department 2017 Employees of the Year

2017 PD Employees of the Year

Three Douglasville Police Department employees were recognized as "Employees of the Year" on March 2, 2017.

Detective Dave Watson received Officer of the Year.

Amy Sims received Civilian Employee of the Year.

Lt. Brad Loudermilk was awarded Supervi...

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Posted on: March 3, 2017

Mayor/Council Recognize Officer Joseph Dwyer

Officer Dwyer and Council

Douglasville Mayor Rochelle Robinson and the City Council recognized Officer Joseph Dwyer for his heroism in saving the life of an infant. Officer Dwyer immediately began infant CPR upon arrival at the home he was dispatched to on February 11, 2017. He co...

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Watch the video... Police Department
Posted on: March 1, 2017

Statement from Chief Gary Sparks

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Read Chief Sparks' statement regarding the July 2015 incident in Douglasville.

Douglasville Police Chief Gary Sparks

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Posted on: March 10, 2017

Storm Damage Cleanup

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Douglasville Maintenance and Sanitation crews were out cleaning up debris from last night's strong thunderstorms way before sun up this morning. Thanks M&S for all you do for our citizens!


WSB Storm damage photo gallery... Sanitation
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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