The mayor and city council for the City of Brookhaven will be sworn in tonight, Monday, December 10, at 7:00 p.m. in Lupton Auditorium in the main building at Oglethorpe University, 4484 Peachtree Road.
The swearing in ceremony will be followed by the first business meeting of the Brookhaven City Council. The meeting will start at 8:00 p.m.
Both events are open to the public.
The city officially begins operations on December 17, but the city council is authorized to take binding action as soon as a quorum is sworn in.
Mayor-elect J. Max Davis has made arrangements for citizens to recycle their plastic yard signs now that the election season is over. There is a recycling trailer parked at Village Place Brookhaven, 2524 Caldwell Road, off of Dresden Drive. You may drop off your old yard signs at Village Place until Wednesday, December 12.
The members of the Georgia House of Representatives who represent portions of DeKalb County, including me, will hold a public hearing this Thursday, December 13, at 6:30 p.m. in the cafeteria at Cross Keys High School, 1626 North Druid Hills Road. This is your chance to make your voice heard on state legislative issues for the 2013 General Assembly.