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Posted on: May 15, 2017

Peace Officers Memorial Day and Police Week May 14-20, 2017

Council Police Week Proclamation

Mayor Rochelle Robinson and Douglasville City Council proclaimed that May 14th through 20th is Police week, and specifically, May 15th is Peace Officers Memorial Day in Douglasville. Chief Gary Sparks accepted the proclamation at the May 11th Council meet...

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

2nd Graders Visit City Hall

Mock Council

To celebrate Georgia Cities Week, 2nd graders visited City Hall and were treated to demonstrations by:

Council Members Segal, Adams, Yockey, and Davis

Communications Department "Green Screen Adventures"

Douglasville Police K9 Unit

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Posted on: April 18, 2017

Douglas Carroll-Paulding Counties Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated Day

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Mayor Rochelle Robinson presented a proclamation to representatives of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated proclaiming Saturday, April 22, 2017 as Douglas Carroll-Paulding Counties Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated DAY in th...

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Posted on: April 18, 2017

May 7th - 13th Is Municipal Clerk's Week In Douglasville

Municipal Clerks Proclamation

May 7th - 13th 2017 is Municipal Clerk's Week in the City of Douglasville. Assistant City Clerk Sharon Lynn Keith was on hand to accept the proclamation. 

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Posted on: April 18, 2017

May Is Lupus Awareness Month In Douglasville

Lupus Proclamation

Mayor Rochelle Robinson presented a proclamation to Lupus Matters Corporation here in Douglasville proclaiming that May 2017 is Lupus Awareness Month in the City of Douglasville. A representative was on hand to accept the proclamation.

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Posted on: April 14, 2017

Latest Mayor & Council Newsletter is out!

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Mayor Rochelle Robinson and the Douglasville City Council want you to be informed about your local government, so periodically they publish an electronic newsletter. Click here to subscribe.

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Posted on: March 15, 2017

City Council Enacts New Donation Bin Regulations

Donation Bins

Douglasville Mayor Rochelle Robinson and City Council took action to enact an ordinance regulating donation bins and their locations within the City limits. The ordinance is designed to help maintain a healthy, safe and vibrant environment for the city an...

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Posted on: March 3, 2017

Douglasville Police Department 2017 Employees of the Year

2017 PD Employees of the Year

Three Douglasville Police Department employees were recognized as "Employees of the Year" on March 2, 2017.

Detective Dave Watson received Officer of the Year.

Amy Sims received Civilian Employee of the Year.

Lt. Brad Loudermilk was awarded Supervisor of the...

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Posted on: March 3, 2017

Mayor/Council Recognize Officer Joseph Dwyer

Officer Dwyer and Council

Douglasville Mayor Rochelle Robinson and the City Council recognized Officer Joseph Dwyer for his heroism in saving the life of an infant. Officer Dwyer immediately began infant CPR upon arrival at the home he was dispatched to on February 11, 2017. He co...

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

Council Proclamation Celebrates Healthiest Employer Award

Healthiest Employer Proclamation

Humana, JE Dunn among top winners at Healthiest Employers Awards (SLIDESHOW) - Atlanta Business Chronicle

Douglasville City Council recognized our HR Department for winning the 2017 Atlanta Business Chronicles Healthiest Employer award for 2017.

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

Douglasville City Clerk Vicki Acker Receives Certification

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Humana, JE Dunn among top winners at Healthiest Employers Awards (SLIDESHOW) - Atlanta Business Chronicle

City Clerks in Georgia are certified by The University of Georgia Carl Vinson Institute of Government, Georgia Clerks Education Institute.

Douglasville...

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Georgia Clerks Education Institute
Posted on: February 16, 2017

Douglasville City Council Recognizes Dot Padgett

Dot Padgett

Humana, JE Dunn among top winners at Healthiest Employers Awards (SLIDESHOW) - Atlanta Business Chronicle

Douglasville City Council recognized local author Dot Padgett with a proclamation celebrating the release of her new book, Jimmy Carter: Elected Presi...

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Posted on: February 6, 2017

2017 State Of The City Address

2017 State of the City

Mayor Rochelle Robinson delivered her 2nd State of the City address, and focused on four areas she's concentrated on in 2016:

Finance, Public Safety, Organizational Changes, and The Future.

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Posted on: February 6, 2017

Mayors' Monarch Pledge

National Wildlife Federation

The National Wildlife Federation and local municipalities across the country have created the Mayors' Monarch Pledge to help stem the serious decline of the iconic monarch butterfly population. Butterflies are vital "pollinators" in our ecosystem. 

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