The City of Tucker has hired Carlton “Rip” Robertson as its first-ever Director of Parks and Recreation. Robertson, who has nearly two decades of experience working in Parks and Recreation, will start on September 18.
Tucker’s Mayor and City Council held their final scheduled meeting of 2017 on Monday night at the City Hall Annex. The meeting featured a packed agenda, including three issues requiring public hearings.
After several months of planning and preparation, the City of Tucker officially assumed responsibility of the Tucker Recreation Center this morning. The facility, which is the most heavily utilized recreation center in DeKalb County, had been operated by the County since its inception.
Tucker's City government will be shut down for a second straight day Thursday, a move necessitated by slick road conditions left by Wednesday morning's snow event.