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Coalition February Guest Speakers

Join Us Virtually for the Coalition’s February 9 Meeting

Please join the Coalition for a Diverse Decatur & DeKalb VIRTUALLY for our next meeting, February 9 at 7 p.m. Our guest speakers will be Georgia State Rep. Becky Evans (D-83) and Richelle Patton, president of Collaborative Housing Solutions. Rep. Evans will discuss her affordable housing efforts in the state House, including:  expand The GA …

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Jan. 17: Decatur Missing Middle Commission Meeting 

Missing Middle housing alternatives – duplexes, triplexes and quads – are important, more affordable alternatives to single-family homes in Decatur. Having these housing options will enable more community helpers (firefighters, police officers, teachers, cafeteria workers, etc.), recent graduates and young families, among others, to work AND live in Decatur. Need talking points?  Show your support …

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Kristin Allin

Jan. 5: Coalition Meeting Featuring Decatur Missing Middle Q&A 

Kristin Allin, Decatur’s Affordable Housing Planner, will join us to discuss Decatur’s missing middle housing recommendation. She’ll explain what missing middle housing is, why it is important and answer any questions you might have. We’ll use this time to discuss how the Coalition is and will continue to support this effort. The final vote on …

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January 9 event

Jan. 9: Community Forum — Root Causes of Homelessness

The House the Unhoused DeKalb Alliance and the Coalition for a Diverse Dekalb & Decatur are sponsoring a community forum, Root Causes of Homelessness: Race, Gentrification, and the Unhoused in Metro Atlanta, at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 9. We will discuss connections between the original land dispossession of the Muscogee Nation, the racist removal of …

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