A Vision Coming Into Focus: Decatur 202 sessions set to dig deeper

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A Vision Coming Into Focus: Decatur 202 sessions set to dig deeper

Take a bow, Decatur.  Despite the challenges of a global pandemic and the limitations on in-person meetings that the crisis requires, hundreds of residents have kept the conversation going, setting the stage for the next phase of our Strategic Plan process. Here’s where we are in that...

The Community Conversation Continues: Welcome to the Virtual Forums

Let’s keep the discussion going. As the stresses of the COVID-19 pandemic persist, Decatur’s Destination: 2030 strategic planning process remains committed to capturing the full range of ideas and opinions held by Decatur residents.  That’s why we’re rolling out the Strategic...

Roundtables Wrapped: Let’s review what we learned

It may seem like another era when we all gathered — IN PERSON! — for a boisterous kick-off of the Citizen Roundtables conversations back in January. The global pandemic intruded, forcing restrictions on how many people could physically gather in close proximity. But the work-around...

Roundtables Respond to COVID-19

A MESSAGE FROM THE CITY OF DECATUR Beginning on Monday, March 16, the remaining Round 3 of scheduled Roundtables has been suspended. Round 2 Roundtables scheduled for Saturday, March 14 have been cancelled.  The City of Decatur is closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation. As concerns...

Let the Conversation Begin: Huge turnout for Roundtables opener

It was a classic Decatur moment. What's likely to go down as the largest community engagement event in local memory unfolded Thursday evening, January 23, 2020, at the Marriott Courtyard’s Decatur Conference Center.  “I’m amazed at the turnout,” said Decatur Mayor Patti...