CITY OF TUCKER NEWS
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Tucker’s City Council held the first of two scheduled March meetings on Monday night, hearing staff presentations on two major issues.
On November 7, 2017, the electorate of DeKalb County voted, pursuant to O.C.G.A. Title 48, Chapter 8, Article 2A, Part 2, to suspend the Homestead Option Sales Tax (HOST)1 and levy an Equalized Homestead Option Sales Tax (EHOST) and a Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST) effective April 1, 2018.
City staff has been working closely with CSX as they prepare to start a large scale project replacing railroad ties. Starting at 7:00 a.m. on Monday March 5, Main Street will be closed to through traffic until Thursday, March 8. Please check the detour map and plan accordingly to avoid delays.
The building permit process just got a lot easier for contractors in the City of Tucker. The City’s Department of Community Development announced Monday that it’s re-vamped the process, introducing “umbrella permits” to save customers time.
On Monday evening, Tucker’s City Council met for a series of second reads and public hearings involving annexation, some changes in the alcohol ordinance and two proposed zoning changes. First, Council voted unanimously to accept the petition filed to annex Briarcliff Village and the Michael’s shopping center.
The City of Tucker Thursday introduced Timeless Tucker, an online application that allows users to look back over 126 years of history in the community.