TUCKER-NORTHLAKE CID NEWS

City of Tucker Publishes Entertainment District Map at CID’s Request

City of Tucker Publishes Entertainment District Map at CID’s Request

For over a decade patrons of businesses in Downtown Tucker have been consuming alcohol at tables on the sidewalks along Main Street. This was technically prohibited, but not enforced. The Downtown Tucker Master Plan, jointly funded by the City of Tucker and the...

City of Tucker Request Public Input on North-South Connectivity Study

City of Tucker Request Public Input on North-South Connectivity Study

The City of Tucker is conducting a North-South Connectivity Study, with Kimley Horn, to examine opportunities for transportation improvements on five corridors. Each of these roads lead to or are within the Tucker-Northlake CID. You are invited to complete the public...

Tucker-Northlake CID Increases Public Safety During Holiday Season

Tucker-Northlake CID Increases Public Safety During Holiday Season

Since November 2018, the Tucker-Northlake CID has funded additional DeKalb County Police officers to provide increased patrols throughout the district. This holiday season the CID has doubled patrols throughout the area. “Savvy consumers aren’t the only ones looking...

Community Group and City add Holiday Spirit to Main Street

Community Group and City add Holiday Spirit to Main Street

The holiday season has arrived in Downtown Tucker. Thanks to the Mainstreet Tucker Alliance for continuing the decades long Tucker tradition of lining Main Street with holiday décor. Thanks to the City of Tucker for...

City of Tucker Moves Forward with Next Steps on Public Works

City of Tucker Moves Forward with Next Steps on Public Works

Voters in the City of Tucker overwhelmingly approved the Public Works Referendum held on November 8th with just under 75% of the vote. A percentage that nearly mirrors the vote from seven years ago when 74% of voters said yes to the creation of a city government. The...

Hugh Howell Road Being Removed from State Highway System

Hugh Howell Road Being Removed from State Highway System

The City of Tucker and the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) have started the process for a right of way swap, removing Hugh Howell Rd. from the State Highway System (State Route 236) and adding Mountain Industrial Blvd. to the system (State Route 8...

Tucker Residents to Vote on Public Works

Tucker Residents to Vote on Public Works

In the ongoing partnership between the City of Tucker and DeKalb County, city officials are asking voters to decide whether now is the time to transition responsibility for roads and drainage from the County to the City. Since the incorporation of Tucker in 2016, an...

Progress Continues in Downtown Tucker’s Alleys

Progress Continues in Downtown Tucker’s Alleys

The City's alley project in Downtown Tucker continues to set new standards for quality in areas near Main Street that had long been overlooked. More than a quarter mile of alley development is taking place between Lavista Road, Main Street, Railroad Avenue, and Second...

Tucker-Northlake CID Paints Railings on Main Street

Tucker-Northlake CID Paints Railings on Main Street

Attention to small details adds up to make a big difference in the right of way. This month the CID sanded and repainted the handrails on Main Street. The CID also painted the previously unpainted railings on the corner next to the Shops at Tucker Depot. Thanks to...

Tucker-Northlake CID Expands Street Sweeping Routes

Tucker-Northlake CID Expands Street Sweeping Routes

This month the Tucker-Northlake CID is expanding its street sweeping operation to include portions of twenty additional streets and over forty curb miles in the CID’s service area. The expansion aligns with the changes on Chamblee Tucker Road, the renewed focus on the...

Tucker moves forward with Economic Development Plan

Tucker moves forward with Economic Development Plan

In a financial partnership with the Tucker-Northlake CID, Tucker Summit CID, and the Tucker Downtown Development Authority (DDA), the City of Tucker has hired KB Advisory Group to assist in developing a citywide Economic Development Plan. Urban Pulse will assist with...