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DeKalb collecting donations for Fairdale tornado victims

Northern Star staff

April 10, 2015

Locals can drop off donations for the victims of the Fairdale tornado 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at City Hall, 200 S. Fourth St.Fairdale, where two people died after a Thursday night tornado, non-perishable food, first aid kits and baby formula, among other things, according to a city news release.Blan...

City services open post-location move

Northern Star Staff

November 17, 2014

The city of DeKalb divisions that were relocated Friday to the Municipal Building were open for full service Monday.The city moved its building, engineering, transportation and information technology divisions from the City Hall Annex, 223 S. Fourth St., to the Municipal Building, 200 S. Fourth St., to im...

Task force to meet to talk city hall changes

Ryan Chodora

January 28, 2014

Mayor John Rey has created a task force to assist in the renovations to City Hall. The group will meet this week.Second ward alderman Bill Finucane, fifth ward alderman Ron Naylor and others from the city’s staff and finance advisory board have been mobilized to create a plan for the renovation of city...

League of Women Voters host candidate’s forum

Erin Kolb

March 21, 2013

The League of Women Voters of DeKalb County hosted a candidate’s forum Wednesday night at City Hall’s Council Chambers, 200 S. Fourth St., giving attendees a chance to learn about the candidates behind the yard signs. Kay Shelton, president of the League of Women Voters, said open forums like this a...