Long before she became Decatur’s manager earlier this month, even before she became a city employee, Andrea Arnold had an influence on city policy.
Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution | Posted: Jan. 14, 2019
Arnold is a resident of the city of Decatur and has served as an Assistant City Manager since 2004. Following a search and interviews facilitated by an executive search firm, Arnold was the unanimous selection.
Source: Neighbor News | Posted: Jan. 10, 2019
Decatur’s commission unanimously appointed Patti Garrett as mayor for her fourth consecutive one-year term Monday night, with Tony Powers appointed mayor pro tem for the second straight year.
Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution | Posted: Jan. 8, 2019
At its Dec. 17 meeting, the City Commission adopted an item giving e-scooter companies — primarily Bird — an ultimatum: sign an operating agreement with us or we’re going to ban your scooters. The scooters are simultaneously seen as a novel solution to last-mile connectivity and a public safety hazard.
Source: WABE | Posted: Dec. 19, 2018
Decatur recently announced that 100 have applied for its city manager opening, more than double what was originally anticipated.
Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution | Posted: Oct. 18, 2018
A Georgia city wants the state attorney general to review whether most of the state's immigration board members are serving illegally.
Source: Neighbor News | Posted: Aug. 2, 2018