Two Open House Events that NEED your participation and feedback!

Trail Talk – Dec. 7

Help kick off the Dunwoody Trail Master Plan by attending the first Open House on Wednesday, Dec. 7 at Dunwoody City Hall. Stop by between 6 and 8 p.m. to learn more about upcoming events and the project timeline, and share your thoughts in this initial phase. Consultants from the PATH Foundation will be asking participants to share ideas about the following:

  • Potential destinations
  • Desired trail routes
  • Preferred trail types

There will be at least one additional public meeting later in the process.… Read More »

Dunwoody partners with UGA’s Small Business Development Center to support entrepreneurs

 

Together, they’re offering training at a deeply discounted rate for new business owners and pre-venture entrepreneurs.

 

Dunwoody, GA – November 21, 2022 – Dunwoody’s Economic Development Department is partnering with the University of Georgia’s Small Business Development Center to support the city’s entrepreneurs. Together, they’re making the SBDC’s Start Smart program available to Dunwoody residents at a deeply discounted rate.… Read More »

Dunwoody approves grants for nonprofits helping those still struggling from the pandemic

Dunwoody City Council unanimously approved the allocation of $810,000 in federal ARP funding for 10 local nonprofits.

Dunwoody, GA – October 11, 2022 – Last night, the Dunwoody City Council unanimously approved grants for 10 local nonprofits to support those who are still struggling with the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. The grants total $810,000 in federal funding allocated to Dunwoody as part of the American Rescue Plan.… Read More »

Dunwoody holds fall Open House for Edge City 2.0

Those who live and work in Dunwoody are invited to review and share thoughts on a roadmap for future development in Perimeter Center.

 

Dunwoody, GA – September 28, 2022– After eight months of community input and review, the City of Dunwoody invites residents to the fall Open House for Edge City 2.0 to share thoughts on a community-supported roadmap for future development in Perimeter Center.… Read More »

Dunwoody’s proposed 2023 Budget released for public and Council review

The proposed budget prioritizes public safety and allocates American Rescue Plan funding to continue supporting the Dunwoody community.

Dunwoody, GA – August 31, 2022 – Dunwoody Mayor Lynn Deutsch and City Manager Eric Linton transmitted the proposed 2023 Budget for the City of Dunwoody to the full Council today, as required by the City’s Charter. The proposed General Fund Budget of $30.2 million for 2023 is close to a million dollars less than the current year’s budget.… Read More »

Dunwoody breaks ground on new park in Perimeter Center

The five-acre Park at 50 Perimeter Center East will feature the City’s first splash pad and connect to the Dunwoody Trailway.

Dunwoody, GA – July 25, 2022 – Dunwoody Parks and Recreation and members of the Dunwoody City Council broke ground today on a new park in Perimeter Center. The five-acre park at 50 Perimeter Center East will feature the City’s first splash pad, a playground, small and large pavilions, restroom facilities, exercise equipment, and trails.… Read More »

Message from the Mayor

In case you missed it, the Council made several important decisions this week. I want to share some perspective on why we increased the millage rate and raised police compensation at the same time.   

 

You might not be aware that when we became a city, the assessment of your home’s value was frozen. For city and county taxes, but not for schools, your property value is frozen at the assessed value either from 2009 or when you purchased it, if later than 2009.… Read More »

Dunwoody Town hall meetings in May

The City of Dunwoody will hold three town hall meetings in May to share information and listen to community input about city finances and capital investments. All are invited to participate and help consider options and plan for the future. 

Learn more

Tuesday, May 17
Kingsley Racquet and Swim Club
2325 North Peachtree Way

Tuesday, May 24
Dunwoody City Hall
4800 Ashford Dunwoody Road

Wednesday, May 25
N.… Read More »

City of Dunwoody to hold town halls on capital investments

City of Dunwoody to hold town halls on capital investments

The town halls are open to all and will be held in three different locations on three different nights to increase access and participation.

Dunwoody, GA – May 10, 2022 – The City of Dunwoody will hold three town halls in May to share information and listen to community input about city finances and capital investments.… Read More »

City of Dunwoody Approves Contract With Pond & Company for Edge City 2.0 Project

Expanding City Just North of Atlanta Will Work With Experienced Architecture and Engineering Firm to Develop Vision for Perimeter Center District to Meet the Growing Needs of the Community 

Dunwoody, Ga. – November 30, 2021 – The City of Dunwoody today announced the approval of a contract with architecture and engineering firm, Pond & Company, for its Edge City 2.0 Project.… Read More »

DeKalb County School District Comprehensive Master Plan – Lauren’s notes from the Region 5 Presentation

by Lauren Townsend for The Aha! Connection

DeKalb County School District presented the comprehensive master plan proposal (CMP) from a contracted third party in the first of seven regional online town hall meetings last night. Region 1’s meeting is scheduled to take place on October 26, 2021 at 6pm and the link can be found HERE.Read More »

Dunwoody Proposed 2022 Budget Released for Public and Council Review

Proposed budget begins the use of American Rescue Plan funding and addresses compensation of public safety personnel.

Dunwoody, GA – August 31, 2021 – Dunwoody Mayor Lynn Deutsch and City Manager Eric Linton transmitted the proposed 2022 Budget for the City of Dunwoody to the full Council today, as required by the City’s Charter.

The proposed budget raises the entry-level salaries of public safety officers and detectives.… Read More »

Volunteers invited to join the #GreatDunwoodyCleanup

Registration is underway for this community-wide cleanup on October 16.

Dunwoody, GA – September 1, 2021 – The City of Dunwoody invites volunteers to participate in the #GreatDunwoodyCleanup on October 16. This is the second year for the event, which is designed to make it easy for individuals, families, neighbors, teams, or civic groups to help keep Dunwoody beautiful by picking up trash and clearing debris from storm drains.… Read More »

Dunwoody age-restricted housing will no longer require lessee to be 55 or older

From the Reporter Newspaper

A mixed-use development that includes senior housing will no longer require the lessee to be 55 years or older, just the occupant. 

At an Aug. 26 meeting, the Dunwoody Development Authority – a body which issues tax breaks for real estate projects – approved changes to the “Memorandum of Understanding” for a development at 84 Perimeter Center East at the intersection of Ashford-Dunwoody Road.… Read More »