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5/19/2016Notice of Property Tax Increase
The Decatur City Commission has tentatively adopted a combined millage rate of 10.68 mills for maintenance and operations which will require an increase in property taxes of 2.91% for fiscal year 2016-2017. Click for more details.
5/9/2016City Commission Creates Better Together Advisory Board
If you are interested in being considered for appointment to this new nine-member advisory board, please submit your statement of interest form by May 20. Click for more details.
5/6/2016Fire Department's Annual Fire Hydrant Maintenance
The City of Decatur Fire Department will conduct their annual city wide fire hydrant service and maintenance from May 9-June 30, 2016.
5/2/2016Read the Decatur Focus Newsletter, Available Now Online
May is all about the arts in Decatur, a magical month filled with a lantern parade, music on the square, and the return of the Decatur Arts Festival Memorial Day weekend with dance, comedy, theater, visual arts and more!
5/2/2016Playbook Newsletter Pools and Parks Edition Now Online
This edition covers Decatur pools and summer aquatic programs, city parks, and everything the Active Living staff has planned to help keep you moving.