Ed Castro Landscaping will be using a combination of manually removing the invasive species and spraying herbicides to kill them.
The new three-story building will more than double the size of the space the police department and municipal court are currently using at 2665 Buford Highway. The city is paying about $300,000 a year to lease and maintain the current facility.
The new signal is one of the first of this type in metro Atlanta and is expected to help drivers more safely navigate the intersection and reduce crashes.
The electric luxury car — believed to be the first to be outfitted as a police car in Georgia — hit the testing track for the first time Tuesday, and “performed well” in speed and emergency response tests, the city said in a statement.
Chamblee Mayor Eric Clarkson clarified that the airport does not need the city’s permission to build the hangars, and the City Council is only voting whether to approve certain details regarding the look of the hangars near Clairmont Road.
Economic Development Director Shirlynn Brownell said plans are to make “Developers’ Day” an annual event. It is intended to raise the city’s profile among developers and businesses who are seeking places to build or even locate a corporate headquarters.
Brookhaven requires companies to make state-mandated two calls to the customer before calling 911. The ordinance also requires companies to register all users and to pay false alarm fines instead of the customer.
This year, crews repaved 20 different street totaling 6.85 miles of lanes, starting with Tugaloo Drive in March and ending with Winchester Trail.
The seven chargers, which cost the city $122,986, can each charge two vehicles. They’ll be installed at public places around Brookhaven: City Hall, Lynnwood Park, Blackburn Tennis Center, Blackburn Park, Ashford Park and Skyland Park.
Design plans are ready and permits are being gathered. But the DeKalb County Board of Commissioners must still approve the sale purchase agreement and contracts to transfer the property to the city.