Date: Every 3rd. Sunday of the month Time: 2.00 PM Location: Meet at various locations. 1-mile loop through neighborhood on bike friendly streets, followed by 3-5 miles loop Price: Free Everyone welcome – Helmets required. Ride at your own risk. Note: We will not ride in inclement weather or hazardous road conditions. Date […]
With Spring fast approaching, the City would like to remind residents of Brookhaven’s tree ordinance. A tree removal permit is required to remove any tree greater than 6 inches diameter at breast height (DBH). To determine a tree’s DBH, measure the diameter of the tree trunk at 4.5 feet from the ground. Tree removal permit […]
Six suspects are in custody and a stolen car and other items have been returned to victims following two separate incidents of what Brookhaven Police Chief Gary Yandura called acts of “great teamwork.” “Car break-ins are an issue across the metro Atlanta area, and the Brookhaven Police Department is committed to mitigating this problem,” Yandura […]
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. – Police are searching for the person who shot a man in the neck in the parking lot of a shopping plaza in Brookhaven. The victim told police that he was in his car in the McDonald’s parking lot on Peachtree Road Tuesday night when a woman in her 20s demanded money […]
Race is certified Peachtree Road Race qualifier, fundraiser for Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Brookhaven, GA, Feb. 14, 2018 – Registration is now open for the Brookhaven Cherry Blossom Festival 5K/1K, taking place Sunday, March 25, at 7:30 a.m. at Blackburn Park, 3493 Ashford Dunwoody Road. This year’s 5K, which is both USATF certified for 2018 […]
The Brookhaven Alcohol Board has affirmed the denials of alcohol licenses for four entertainment venues. The board ruled against appeals by Medusa, Rush, XS and Josephine’s. The club’s licenses were not renewed when applications, fees and taxes were not received by the renewal deadline. Continue at the AJC
The City of Brookhaven and Trees Atlanta are hosting an Arbor Day Tree Planting in Blackburn Park, 3493 Ashford Dunwoody Road, on Saturday, Feb. 17, at 9 a.m. “We encourage the community to come out and celebrate Arbor Day in Brookhaven by rolling up their sleeves and adding to the City’s robust tree canopy,” said […]
February 10, 2018 The City of Brookhaven’s Parks and Recreation Department is hosting its annual Daddy Daughter Valentine’s Dance on Saturday, Feb. 10, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Lynwood Park Recreation Center, 3360 Osborne Road. “This wonderful Brookhaven tradition is a chance for fathers and daughters to spend a fun, memorable evening together, with great […]
Drug agents raided a Brookhaven apartment and said they found hundreds of pounds of drugs inside. DEA agents, along with Atlanta police, went to the Sierra Terrace Apartments off of Buford Highway Tuesday morning. Inside, authorities said they found the equivalent of around 300 pounds of crystal methamphetamine, cocaine, weapons and cash. The DEA estimated […]
The Supreme Court of Georgia will hear arguments Tuesday morning on whether it’s constitutional for the city of Brookhaven to crack down on a store that sells “sexual devices.” The case could affect similar businesses. Stardust, on Buford Highway, calls itself a tobacco shop that also sells sex-related accessories. Continue reading at WABE.
The Brookhaven Parks & Recreation Department Spring 2018 Activity Guide is now available online here and can also be picked up at City Hall and Lynwood and Briarwood Recreation Centers. It contains information on athletic and recreation programs, park rentals, volunteering, special events and more. City Hall is located at 4362 Peachtree Road; Lynwood Recreation Center is […]
The city of Brookhaven is pumping up this year’s Cherry Blossom Festival, bringing in big guns Live Nation Atlanta to secure its music acts and expanding its vendor and artist market significantly. Continue reading at The Brookhaven Reporter Visit the Festival’s Website.
Brookhaven celebrated its fifth anniversary in 2017, a year that saw much talk about Buford Highway’s future and culture, the start of a massive Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta expansion project in the city, and the go-ahead for a developer to raze the Boys & Girls Club to make way for a residential project. Continue reading […]
Brookhaven has been ranked as the safest city located completely inside the Perimeter, as well as the safest in DeKalb County, the city announced Wednesday. Continue reading at The AJC