The city of Dunwoody Economic Development Department is encouraging local restaurants to add or expand outdoor dining with the painted picnic table project. The move is designed to make it easier for restaurants to meet social distancing requirements designed to protect against COVID-19.
The City of Dunwoody is encouraging the community to “Light the Way” to celebrate the Class of 2020 on the evening of Monday, June 15, which is the night before Dunwoody High School’s virtual graduation ceremony.
Dunwoody Municipal Court will reopen and begin holding in-person hearings next Tuesday, officials announced. The city is expanding the number of hearings it holds every week to address a backlog of cases,
“We encourage protesters to stay on the sidewalk and to respect the rights of business and property owners,” the Dunwoody police department tweeted. “We hope that this will be one of many peaceful events that helps bring our community together.”
“The slower we react the fewer businesses are gonna be left for us to support,” Dunwoody Mayor Lynn Deutsch said. “Because once they close their doors it’s gonna be really hard for them to come back.”
The city of Dunwoody is asking residents to take part in a virtual ceremony from their homes on Monday, May 25. The city’s parks department put together a pre-recorded video that honors members of the military who died while serving in the United States Armed Forces.
Dunwoody residents can submit feedback on the latest revisions to the city’s “comprehensive plan,” which plots the next decade of policy decisions.
Dunwoody’s economy was booming. Since it became a city over a decade ago, the northern metro community had etched a new kind of skyline over the Perimeter area, building a reputation as a metro business hub.
Heads up, drivers. A new law protecting pedestrians — believed to be the first of its kind in Georgia — is set to go into effect this week in Dunwoody.
The campaign, which began several weeks ago, has raised more than $40,000 for local artists who have been hurt financially by the pandemic, and has been featured on CNN and “Good Morning America.” The signs are for sale on Create Dunwoody’s website and Kofke’s site.