News Flash

Posted on: November 23, 2022

Happy Thanksgiving

A photo of yellow leaves on a tree, the DeKalb logo and text saying, "Happy Thanksgiving"

DeKalb municipal offices will be closed Thursday, Nov. 24 and Friday, Nov. 25 for the Thanksgiving holiday.

Offices will reopen at 8 a.m. Monday, Nov. 28.

Happy Thanksgiving!

City of DeKalb News
Posted on: November 16, 2022

DeKalb Police Veteran Named Crime-Free Bureau Director

Bob Redel is introduced as the new Director of the Crime-Free Bureau at the Nov. Council meeting.

A 28-year veteran of the DeKalb Police Department has been selected to lead the City’s new Crime-Free Bureau.

Bob Redel, a Commander in the Police Department, was introduced as the Bureau’s Director at Monday’s City Council me...

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City of DeKalb News
Posted on: October 10, 2022

Loose-Leaf Collection Underway

Leaf Collection

The DeKalb leaf vacuum crews will finishing their second full pass through of the City on Monday, Nov. 21. The third and final pass through will begin Nov. 22.

Please rake any remaining loose leaves to the curb line by 7 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 22, to ensure th...

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City of DeKalb News
Posted on: November 14, 2022

CEC Seeks Nominations for P.R.I.D.E. Awards

A monarch butterfly on a purple flower

Annual award recognizes efforts to improve DeKalb's environment.

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Posted on: October 25, 2022

Crime-Free Initiative Approved

Third Ward Alderman Tracy Smith speaks at the Oct. 24 City Council meeting.

The DeKalb City Council has given final approval to a new Crime-Free Initiative to hold landlords accountable for refusing to take action to prevent crime at their properties.

The initiative approved unanimously at the Oct. 24 Council meeting stiffens pena...

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City of DeKalb News