Press Releases and Media

10/3/12Lakeside Fever – catch it!

6/25/13 – Lakeside City Alliance to Launch Feasibility Study - 

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4/23/13- DeKalb Neighbor - Lakeside cityhood exploration draws 100

4/15/13 – Crossroads News - South DeKalb residents urged to attend Lakeside city meeting

4/5/13 – Reporter Newspapers - New cities under review in north DeKalb

3/29/13 – Crossroad News - Tucker residents skeptical about proposed Lakeside city

4/18/13 – Lakeside City Alliance to Hold Next Community Meeting at Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Annunciation, 7-9 pm at the Carlos Community Center, 2500 Clairmont Road, NE, Atlanta, 30329   - Cityhood Expert Oliver Porter to Speak at Meeting


LCA received the results of  an informal survey conducted by a group of Tucker community members in conjunction with Yared Alemu, a licensed psychologist with ProActive Management Consulting. We make no claims on its veracity and present it as an interesting item in the continuing cityhood debate:  This has also been sent to the Tucker Civic Association.

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Opposing viewpoints on DeKalb County and cityhood efforts:

CEO Burrell Ellis:  Continued Incorporation May Harm Critical County Services

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Response to Burrell Ellis’ comments from Thom Sheppard, Brookhaven

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2/25/13 – Lakeside City Alliance releases revised map

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2/8/13 – AJC: DeKalb group exploring cityhood


2/7/13PATCH:  Lakeside Cityhood Movement Announces Arrival


2/7/13 – AJC: Political Insider: Your daily jolt: Another DeKalb city proposed – this one called ‘Lakeside’


2/6/13 – WSB-TV 2 News Article on Lakeside City Alliance


2/6/13 – Citizens Group Announces Cityhood Study Initiative for Northern DeKalb County

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