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Posted on: December 4, 2018

Douglasville Downtown Master Plan


A large group of citizens showed up for the 2nd Phase I meeting about the Douglasville Downtown Master Plan on 12/04/18.

This plan has been nearly two years in the making, and has had direct input from citizens, as well as from a steering committee made up...

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Posted on: October 17, 2018

New Community Development 101 Program Kicks Off 1/8/19

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Douglasville Community Development 101 is a five (5) series program, beginning January 8, 2019. Each session is one and a half (1.5) hours, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., one evening a month (Tuesday) ending with a graduation ceremony on Thursday, May 16, 2...

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Posted on: December 5, 2018

Downtown Master Plan Update Meeting 3

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Join us on Tuesday, February 19th at 6PM at the Douglasville Conference Center for another Downtown Master Plan Update meeting! 

Learn more about the downtown master planning process, get hands on with decisions being made for phase one of this pr...

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Community Development Services
Posted on: August 21, 2018

Douglasville Main Street Manager April McKown Is A Georgia Downtown Development Professional


During the August Georgia Downtown Conference, April McKown, Main Street Manager for the City of Douglasville, was awarded the Georgia Downtown Association’s Professional Development Program level one certification designation, Georgia Downtown Developmen...

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Posted on: July 24, 2018

Douglas County & City of Douglasville Comprehensive Plan Update 2018

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In case you weren't able to attend the meeting, here is the presentation:

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Posted on: January 24, 2018

Tourism, Hospitality & Arts Day at the Capitol

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By the numbers:

  • $60.8 billion dollars is the economic impact that the tourism industry generated in Georgia during 2016
  • $3.1 billion in state and local tax revenue generated by tourism-related expenditures
  • 450,200 Georgians employed in the tourism industry (...
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Posted on: September 15, 2017

PARK(ing) Day is September 15th!

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On September 15th the parking space in front of Douglasville City Hall was temporarily transformed into a small pocket park in celebration of PARK(ing) Day!

Visitors enjoyed corn hole, a patio table with umbrella, park benches, and a jenga game.

The event w...

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