City of Brookhaven
Parks and Recreation Department to hold Open House

Parks and Recreation Department to hold Open House

Brookhaven, GA, September 22, 2014 – The City of Brookhaven’s Parks and Recreation Department will be holding an Open House at Lynwood Park…

Alcohol pouring hours back on Council agenda, 28 business owners surveyed

Alcohol pouring hours back on Council agenda, 28 business owners surveyed

Brookhaven, GA, September 22 – City of Brookhaven officials may be getting closer to making a decision on pouring and closing times for businesses…

Mark your calendar: City hosting free concert in Blackburn Park October 19th

Mark your calendar: City hosting free concert in Blackburn Park October 19th

Brookhaven, GA, September 20 – Mark your calendars: The City of Brookhaven Department of Tourism is presenting “LIVE IN THE PARK” – a FREE…

VIDEO: Brookhaven District 2 City Council Candidate Forum

VIDEO: Brookhaven District 2 City Council Candidate Forum

Brookhaven, GA, September 19 – Thursday evening, Brookhaven City Council District 2 Candidates participated in a Candidate Forum hosted by the Brookhaven Chamber…

In and Around
“Leaf Watch” Website Tracks Best Fall Color in Georgia

“Leaf Watch” Website Tracks Best Fall Color in Georgia

ATLANTA, GA, September 20 – Webwire – September 22 at 10:29 P.M. EDT, the autumnal equinox brings the fall season to the Northern Hemisphere. The…

Brookhaven Police team up with Taekwondo black-belt duo to lead female self defense class

Brookhaven Police team up with Taekwondo black-belt duo to lead female self defense class

Brookhaven, GA, September 19 – Brookhaven Police Department held their first female self defense class Thursday at Marist School. Major Juan Grullon…

Home Depot: Data breach put 56 million unique payment card information at risk

Home Depot: Data breach put 56 million unique payment card information at risk

ATLANTA, GA, September 18 – Atlanta based home improvement giant, The Home Depot, said in a Press Release Thursday that a recent…

Chamblee Police Officer saves overdose victim

Chamblee Police Officer saves overdose victim

CHAMBLEE, GA – On Friday, September 12, Naloxone was used for the first time by Chamblee Police to successfully reverse a heroin…

Public Works

Ashford-Dunwoody Rd at Johnson Ferry Rd intersection redo to begin by months end

Brookhaven, GA, September 11 – Improvements at one the worst bottleneck intersections in Brookhaven, Ashford-Dunwoody Road…

Permanent street striping coming soon for recently paved roads

Brookhaven, GA, September 5 – Over the past few months the City of Brookhaven has paved…

Dresden Drive ‘dip’ to be no more, paving coming soon

Brookhaven, GA, September 4 – If you travel in the City along Dresden Drive, it doesn’t…

Planning and Zoning

Brookhaven to transmit Comprehensive Plan to State and ARC for review

Brookhaven, GA, September 9 – Tuesday evening, the City of Brookhaven’s City Council adopted a resolution to transmit…

Brookhaven adopts new tree ordinance, city says it will remain a work in progress.

Brookhaven, GA, August 26 – The City of Brookhaven voted to pass a new Tree Ordinance…

Buford Highway Improvement Plan paints with a wide brush

Brookhaven, GA, August 23 – The City of Brookhaven is considering a comprehensive Buford Highway Improvement Plan…

Education

Brookhaven and Chamblee schools make State Reward School list

Brookhaven | Chamblee, GA, September 18 – This week, the Georgia Department of Education released its 2014…

Oglethorpe University Awarded grant from Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

Brookhaven, GA, September 16 – Oglethorpe University has been elected and awarded a three-year grant from the…

“Gables Oglethorpe” Development Announced for Peachtree Road in Brookhaven

Development to feature 374 apartment homes, classroom space, and community park. Campus expansion to accommodate Oglethorpe’s enrollment…