News

Crews are taking a brief break from their work of adding overhead lights to the Mountain Industrial Bridge over Highway 78. Contractors encountered an unexpected utility issue in the area that resulted in a three-week project delay. DeKalb County Watershed responded quickly to the utility conflict, and now the project is back on track. The CID would like […]

Read More

Dr. Madhuri Hedge, PhD, FACMG, Executive Director of Emory University’s Genetics Laboratory, announced the construction of a new lab that will be located in the CID on Mountain Industrial Boulevard. “We are very excited about this new laboratory, as we are very overcrowded currently, and this will start out as doubling our current space, and […]

Read More

A member of the Plaza Security team patrolling the Stone Mountain CID provided some valuable assistance to local law enforcement during a recent suspected case of arson. In late January, Officer Mohammad Maiwand observed a suspicious vehicle while making his rounds along Hugh Howell Road. He immediately called 911 and noted the vehicle’s information while […]

Read More

A number of political candidates were given a few moments during the recent CID owners’ meeting to share information about their interests in seeking public office. Frank Auman, leading candidate for Mayor of the newly-formed city of Tucker, said that his campaign began as an effort similar to that of the CIDs. “I started nearly […]

Read More

At the largest gathering to date of property owners in the Stone Mountain CID, more than 70 owners or their representatives heard updates on district improvement projects and wished a grateful goodbye to one of the organizations founders at the monthly owners meeting on Feb. 19. Larry Callahan, CEO of Pattillo Industrial Real Estate, was […]

Read More

The Stone Mountain CID recently recognized the effectiveness of detectives stationed at the DeKalb County Police Department’s Tucker precinct. CID President Emory Morsberger praised detectives and other officers for their successful efforts throughout 2015. “Your case clearance rate is over 24 percent, while the national average is 8 percent,” Morsberger said. “You all are doing […]

Read More

For the first time in its long history, one of DeKalb’s busiest bridges is getting a major safety improvement to improve driver safety thanks to the Stone Mountain CID. Crews from CID contractors R.J. Haynie & Associates and Massana Construction have started modifying the bridge to later install light poles and attach LED lights and […]

Read More

Improvements were recently undertaken to ease winter driving concerns and boost pedestrian access in the Stone Mountain CID. Crews reduced existing tree cover along a segment of Mountain Industrial Boulevard where shading often leads to dangerous road conditions during the coldest months. CID President Emory Morsberger said the cutting was necessary to ensure that adequate […]

Read More

The Stone Mountain CID recently held its owner’s meeting at the Stars and Strikes Entertainment Center, and received updates from DeKalb County Commissioner Nancy Jester and DeKalb Solicitor-General Sherry Boston. As DeKalb’s Solicitor, Boston is responsible for the prosecution of criminal misdemeanor offenses in DeKalb County, including domestic violence, elder abuse, cruelty to children, vehicular […]

Read More