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Decatur, Alabama – located on the Tennessee River in Morgan County – boasts a rich heritage and a dynamic future. Here you’ll find economic prosperity, cultural diversity, and community spirit combined to make Decatur a Grand City on a Charming Scale. Whether you are a business owner, resident or visitor, this site has helpful information for you. flourish

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April 16, 2014
BID OPPORTUNITY: The City of Decatur will accept sealed bids for the following material, equipment or services for the Parks & Recreation Department: Sod and Turf grass
Bids must be received before 11:00AM April 30, 2014.
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April 15, 2014
BID OPPORTUNITY: The City of Decatur will accept sealed bids for the following material, equipment or services for the Parks & Recreation Department: PVC Pipe & Fittings
Bids must be received before 2:00 PM, April 29. 2014.
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March 4, 2014
Point Mallard offers new, compressed summer schedule for Year-Round Ice Skating Rink

February 6, 2014
Decatur's best honors its own

January 27, 2014
NOTICE: Please be patient with us. Beginning Tuesday 01/28/14 West Moulton will be closed from 7th Ave to Memorial Dr. due to large trees being removed to allow for improvements being made to West Moulton St. Traffic will be re-routed to 1st St NW and 1st St. SW. This work is expected to last 48 hours. During peak traffic flow expect delays. Again we apologize for the delays and inconvenience. PDF Map »

January 25, 2014
2014 expected to be another strong year in downtown’s turnaround

January 22, 2014
Exhibit celebrates Carnegie Carnival

Januray 20, 2014
Expanded Cook museum to get $7 million downtown home

January 16, 2014
DDRA develops future plans

January 6, 2014
NOTICE: The City Council of the City of Decatur has a public hearing scheduled on the Train Depot project for January 6, 2014, at 6:00 PM in the City Council Chambers located at 402 Lee Street.

December 6, 2013
Changes to December & January Meetings of the Planning Commission and Board of Zoning Adjustments

November 13, 2013
Decatur ranked No. 25 on list of Best Small Cities to Move To

September 30, 2013
ONE SPOT Online Business Tax Payments

September 4, 2013
City gives $50,000 for pre-K

September 4, 2013
Decatur shelter holds photo calendar contest

August 20, 2013
Council changes code for building

August 20, 2013
Harnessing Creativity: Carnegie's 'Embracing Art' exhibit showcases vibrant regional talent

June 24, 2013
Building dept. leads city’s effort to go paperless

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Beltline Alternate Route PDF Map Download

March 11 - April 19, 2014
Watercolor Society of Alabama
Carnegie Visual Art Center
Free Event

April 5, 2014
50,000 Egg Hunt & Games
Point Mallard Park
11:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.
Free Event

April 5, 2014
Historic Decatur Walking Tours
Starts at Delano Park
10:00 A.M.

April 5, 2014
River City Run
Point Mallard Park

April 5, 2014
Heartland Anglers Fishing Tournament
Ingalls Harbor

April 11-12, 2014
ACCC Tennis
Jimmy Johns Tennis Complex

April 11-13, 2014
Open Cup Soccer
Jack Allen Complex

April 12, 2014
Household Chemical Collection
9 A.M. - Noon
Public Works Complex
1802 Central Parkway

April 12, 2014
Historic Decatur Walking Tours
Starts at Delano Park
10:00 A.M.
Free Event

April 12, 2014
Clean & Learn Wildflower Identification
Dancy Bottom Trail
Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge

April 17, 2014
James Gregory
Princess Theatre

April 18, 2014
3rd Friday Downtown
Free Event

April 26, 2014
Take Back Drug Program
Turn in unused or expired medication for safe disposal
Bridge Builders Church
1801 Beltline Road SW
10:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.

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Downtown Arts and Entertainment District Rules and Regulations

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Online Business Tax Payments

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State of the City Information

Downtown Parking Report

Recycling Program Calendar and Route Map. Download the PDF now.

Recycling Program Details. Click for more information.

Storm Water Management. Click for more information.

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Community Videos. Watch now.

Free Prescription Discount Card. Click for more information.

Feedback Survey Citizen and Visitor Feedback Survey

Alcohol Sales Ordinance Details
Decatur's Sunday alcohol sales ordinance (PDF)

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Business License Renewal. Click for more information.

BuildFax Free Property History Reports

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2012 CVB Sports Hit the Target