Come out and support our Dunbar Broncos as they take on the Pittman Panthers. The match up will take place at Pittman Park Rec Center (950 Garibaldi St. SW, Atlanta, GA 30310) on Saturday, August 3rd at 10am-4am. Come out and support our kids!
Date: July 10, 2019
Media Contact: Timothy Ezell, Director of Court Administration and Court Support Services
For Immediate Release: July 10, 2019
ABANDONED MOTOR VEHICLES INFORMATIONAL SESSION
COMPREHENSIVE CHANGES TO THE AMV LAWS, EFFECTIVE SEPTEMBER 1, 2019
The Fulton County Magistrate Court will update stakeholders on legislative changes to the Abandoned Motor Vehicles process on July 19, 2019 at 1:00 P.M. in the Judge Romae T. Powell Juvenile Justice Center, room 1132/33, Atlanta, Georgia 30303.
The Georgia Legislature reformed the current Abandoned Motor Vehicles Statutes with legislation effective September 1, 2019. These sweeping changes will modify court practices.
Whether you identify as law enforcement, towing company, repair facility or owner of a car deemed abandoned, this session will inform your decisions under the new law. The Fulton County Magistrate Court will present changes in the AMV law, as well as the rights and responsibilities of the parties involved in AMV proceedings.
There will be a special election on September 17, 2019 for Atlanta Board of Education District 2 to fill the remainder of our school board representative, Byron Amos’ term. Here are your candidates who will appear on the ballot for that election. Candidates appear below in the order in which they qualified:
ABOE D2 encompasses Atlanta City Council Districts 3 and 4. This means that only Mechanicsville residents living north of Dodd Ave will be able to vote in this election. Here’s the entire ABOE D2 map.
You can learn more about the election and the candidates here: http://citycouncil.atlantaga.gov/council-divisions/municipal-clerk/2019-city-of-atlanta-special-election
The Guild’s 2019 Community Wealth Building Business Accelerator is a unique business advancement program for existing minority-owned small businesses seeking to open or retain a brick and mortar retail location in the Atlanta area.
Accelerate Southside is a two-part pilot program comprised of an immersive business accelerator training offered by The Guild (2019 Community Wealth Building Business Accelerator) + Invest Atlanta (Commercial Down Payment Assistance Program).
With a focus on the 30-acre Pittsburgh yards site located on the Atlanta BeltLine, the program will support minority entrepreneurs interested in purchasing a shipping container to locate at the Pittsburgh Yards Shipping Container Garden.
The deadline to apply is JULY 15th!
For more information: https://www.theguild.community/community-wealth-accelerator
Good morning everyone!
Just a head’s up, two special event applications will be up for a vote at Monday’s July NPU-V meeting that will impact the Mechanicsville community (https://www.facebook.com/events/360747711251051/). 787 Windsor will be presenting on two events coming up over the next couple of months:
Like Glue Fest (8/3) – 2000 attendees https://cityofatlanta.sharepoint.com/sites/dcp/oozd/npus/Hyperlinks/NPU-V/Special%20Event%20Applications/2019/July/Like%20Glue%20Fest%20(OF)%208-3-19%20AMENDED.pdf?cid=c3373875-fd26-4bd6-a87b-962bb1de6a50
Revolt Hip Hop Summit (9/12 – 9/13) – 2000 attendees each day https://cityofatlanta.sharepoint.com/sites/dcp/oozd/npus/Hyperlinks/NPU-V/Special%20Event%20Applications/2019/July/Revolt%20Hip%20Hop%20Summit%20OF%209-12_9-14-2019.pdf?cid=a14367cf-c952-4d88-8c08-2a8d3a3e870b
Please come armed with your questions, comments, and concerns. NPU-V will vote on both of these events.
Portions of Mechanicsville, Adair Park, and Pittsburgh are included in the planning area, so community members are strongly encouraged to attend. Though the first kick off meeting will be this week, the first workshop will be held in July.
You can learn more by clicking here: https://www.facebook.com/events/318232272450276/
Greeting Partner and Friends of Dunbar
Save the Date September 28, 2019
We cordially invite you to participate in our second annual 5K Walk, Run and Bike:). This event will raise money to provide quality educational programming for students at Paul L. Dunbar Elementary School. The event will be held on Saturday, September 28, 2019, at 8:00 a.m. Your sponsorship will help defray the cost of organizing the event. Funds received from sponsorships are used to register students and parents and provide complimentary drinks and snacks for each race participant. The Georgia Federation of Public Service Employees (FPSE) will sponsor the first 100 participants from each school. Participation fees from our partners and friends fees are just $35.00. All checks should be made payable to the Atlanta Partners for Education (APFE).
Please come out and support :).
Michelle Byrdsong-Walker M.Ed
Parent & Community Engagement Specialist
Atlanta Public Schools
Paul L. Dunbar Elementary School
500 Whitehall Terr. SW Atlanta, GA 30312
Please join us for our monthly Mechanicsville Civic Association meeting, Monday, July 1st at 6:30 PM. The meeting will be held at Dunbar Recreation Center (477 Windsor Street SW).
We hope to see you there!