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Stonecrest

DeKalb city pumps $100K into repairs at popular recreation center

October 21, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

A popular recreation center is back open after the city of Stonecrest made repairs and upgrades totaling more than $100,000.

Stonecrest plans $2.1M purchase of old Sears building for public safety complex

October 7, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The city of Stonecrest plans to buy an old Sears facility in a popular part of town and turn it into a public safety building.

New Stonecrest development places Atlanta Sports City’s future in doubt

October 3, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The newly formed development authority in the city of Stonecrest has approved its first big deal.

Suwanee agrees to conservation easement at Town Center on Main project

October 2, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The purpose of the easement is to maintain and improve water, biological, soil, scenic, and ecosystem resources. The plan also “protects the richness of biodiversity and natural habitat, keeping the area wild or undisturbed in character and to promote good stewardship of the land so that it will be able to support the Brushy Creek Greenway trail.”

In Stonecrest’s mayoral race, political rivalry comes to a head

September 27, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The rifts began long before the campaigning did.

DeKalb city plans to replace ‘unsafe playground equipment’ at parks

August 7, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The city of Stonecrest recently purchased eight parks from DeKalb County, with plans to manage them moving forward. That includes the Browns Mill Recreation Center.

Stonecrest Councilmember Diane Adoma receives GMA achievement certificate

July 8, 2019

OCGNews.com

To receive a Certificate of Achievement, a city official must complete a minimum of 72 units of credit, including at least 36 hours from a list of required classes. The training program consists of a series of more than 60 courses.