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Below is a partial list of upcoming  events  in and around the Mighty6 District in October. If you have an event coming up, visit the CONTACT US page on www.emmadarnell.com and send a message with your complete email and contact information.

 

 

 

 

SENIOR EVENTS

At the Harriett G. Darnell Senior Multipurpose Facility

677 Fairburn Rd., NW, Atlanta, GA 30331, (404) 613-8580

 

Registration & Elections Day/Tuesday, Oct. 2, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Learn about registering and voting for the Nov. 6 Election.

    

Participants Forum/Tuesday, Oct. 2, Noon to 1 p.m.  

Come voice your opinion!   

 

Wear Pink Day - "Surviving and Thriving"/Tuesday, Oct. 16, ALL DAY

Show your support during Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

 

 

At the Hapeville Neighborhood Senior Center

527 King Arnold St., Hapeville, GA 30354, (404) 762-3660

 

Poetry Lounge/Wednesday, Oct. 17, 11:30 a.m. to Noon

Listen to Poetry of some of American's Favorite Poets.

 

At the New Beginnings Neighborhood Senior Center

66 Brooks Drive, Fairburn, GA 30213, (404) 612-8984

 

Annual 1K Cancer Walk/Thursday, Oct. 18, 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Join the Cancer Walk with Camp Truitt Seniors, Hapeville  

residents and others.

 

At the Union City Neighborhood Senior Center

5285 Lakeside Drive, Union City, GA 30291, (770) 964-1449

 

Harvest Party/Friday, Oct. 19, 11:30 a.m. Join the food "harvest"  

and pumpkin carving.

 

At the Camp Truitt Neighborhood Senior Center

4320 Hershel Rd., College Park, GA 30337, (404) 762-4802

 

Fellowship Breakfast Club/Tuesday, Oct. 30, 10:30 a.m.

 

Toastmasters/Wednesdays 

September 5 & 19, 3 to 4:30 p.m.

 

 

 


LIBRARY EVENTS  

 

At the Adamsville/Collier Heights Branch Library

3424 M.L.K. Jr., Drive, Atlanta, GA 30331, (404)699-4206

 

Library Renovation Public Meeting/Wednesday, Oct. 3, 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Come voice your ideas on the redesign of the  

Adams Park Branch Library.

 

At the Palmetto Branch Library

9111 Cascade Palmetto Hwy., Palmetto, GA 30268, (404)613-4075

 

Barnyard Storytime/Every Tuesday in October, 10:30 a.m.

Children stories and magic, wacky songs and creative activities.

Ages 4 to 6.

 

At the Gladys S. Dennard Library at South Fulton

4055 Flat Shoals Rd., Union City, GA 30291, (404)613-3092

 

Fire Safety Lessons for Kids/Wednesday, Oct. 10, 10:30 a.m.

 

At the Hapeville Branch Library

525 King Arnold St.,Hapeville, GA 30354, (404)762-4065

 

Pictionary with Friends and Families/Wednesday, Oct. 10, 4 p.m.

 

At the College Park Branch Library

3647 Main St., College Park, GA 30337, (404) 762-4060

 

Actor/Storyteller Barry Stewart Mann performs/Monday, Oct. 22

10:30 a.m.

 

Form more information on Library Activities, Programs and Events, visit www.afpls.org. 

 

 

ARTS & CULTURE EVENTS

  

At the Aviation Community Cultural Center

Events free and open to public.

3900 Aviation Circle, NW, Atlanta, GA 30336, (404) 612-8600

 

--Ongoing Exhibition: Gallery of Flight: A Look Back at Aviation.

 

--Aviation Speakers Series/Saturday, Oct. 20, 11 a.m. to Noon.

 

At the Southwest Arts Center

915 New Hope Rd., SW, Atlanta, GA 30331, (404) 613-3220

 

In Tandem: Essential Calculations Exhibition/Ongoing through Oct. 19

Exhibition featuring fantasy, science fiction, Afro-futurism

and comic book art.

 

For more information on Arts & Culture Activities, Programs and Events visit www.fultonarts.org 

 

  

For more information, contact Commissioner Darnell by e-mail at emma.darnell@fultoncountyga.gov. By phone: (404) 612-8222, online at www.EmmaDarnell.com or connect with her on Facebook and Twitter.

  

 

 

Contact the Commissioner

 

(404) 612-8222

Fulton County
Government Center

141 Pryor Street, SW, Suite 10023

Atlanta, GA 30303

 

 

 

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Fulton County opens
FIB/I-20 Interchange Streetscape

 


On Thursday, Sept. 27, Fulton County District 6 Commissioner Emma I. Darnell joined citizens, members of the business community; Department of Public Works staff and others to cut the ribbon and commemorate the completion of streetscape improvements done in partnership with the Fulton Industrial Boulevard Community Improvement District.

The improvements at Fulton Industrial Blvd. at Interstate 20, include pedestrian upgrades from Frederick Drive to MLK Jr. Drive, including the I-20 interchange ramps; upgraded crosswalks, median modifications, curb repair, Americans with Disabilities Act ramp upgrades, gateway signs to the interchange ramps, and the construction of a pad for public art.

The project cost approximately $1.5 million; Fulton County's portion of that, $1 million, was funded by the Transportation-Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax.

CLICK TO WATCH COMMISSIONER DARNELL'S REMARKS AND VIEW RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY

 

 

 

Contact the Commissioner

 

(404) 612-8222

Fulton County
Government Center

141 Pryor Street, SW, Suite 10023

Atlanta, GA 30303

 

 

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Below is a partial list of upcoming  events  in and around the Mighty6 District in October. If you have an event coming up, visit the CONTACT US page on www.emmadarnell.com and send a message with your complete email and contact information.

 

 

 

 

SENIOR EVENTS

At the Harriett G. Darnell Senior Multipurpose Facility

677 Fairburn Rd., NW, Atlanta, GA 30331, (404) 613-8580

 

Registration & Elections Day/Tuesday, Oct. 2, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Learn about registering and voting for the Nov. 6 Election.

    

Participants Forum/Tuesday, Oct. 2, Noon to 1 p.m.  

Come voice your opinion!   

 

Wear Pink Day - "Surviving and Thriving"/Tuesday, Oct. 16, ALL DAY

Show your support during Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

 

 

At the Hapeville Neighborhood Senior Center

527 King Arnold St., Hapeville, GA 30354, (404) 762-3660

 

Poetry Lounge/Wednesday, Oct. 17, 11:30 a.m. to Noon

Listen to Poetry of some of American's Favorite Poets.

 

At the New Beginnings Neighborhood Senior Center

66 Brooks Drive, Fairburn, GA 30213, (404) 612-8984

 

Annual 1K Cancer Walk/Thursday, Oct. 18, 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Join the Cancer Walk with Camp Truitt Seniors, Hapeville  

residents and others.

 

At the Union City Neighborhood Senior Center

5285 Lakeside Drive, Union City, GA 30291, (770) 964-1449

 

Harvest Party/Friday, Oct. 19, 11:30 a.m. Join the food "harvest"  

and pumpkin carving.

 

At the Camp Truitt Neighborhood Senior Center

4320 Hershel Rd., College Park, GA 30337, (404) 762-4802

 

Fellowship Breakfast Club/Tuesday, Oct. 30, 10:30 a.m.

 

Toastmasters/Wednesdays 

September 5 & 19, 3 to 4:30 p.m.

 

 

 


LIBRARY EVENTS  

 

At the Adamsville/Collier Heights Branch Library

3424 M.L.K. Jr., Drive, Atlanta, GA 30331, (404)699-4206

 

Library Renovation Public Meeting/Wednesday, Oct. 3, 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Come voice your ideas on the redesign of the  

Adams Park Branch Library.

 

At the Palmetto Branch Library

9111 Cascade Palmetto Hwy., Palmetto, GA 30268, (404)613-4075

 

Barnyard Storytime/Every Tuesday in October, 10:30 a.m.

Children stories and magic, wacky songs and creative activities.

Ages 4 to 6.

 

At the Gladys S. Dennard Library at South Fulton

4055 Flat Shoals Rd., Union City, GA 30291, (404)613-3092

 

Fire Safety Lessons for Kids/Wednesday, Oct. 10, 10:30 a.m.

 

At the Hapeville Branch Library

525 King Arnold St.,Hapeville, GA 30354, (404)762-4065

 

Pictionary with Friends and Families/Wednesday, Oct. 10, 4 p.m.

 

At the College Park Branch Library

3647 Main St., College Park, GA 30337, (404) 762-4060

 

Actor/Storyteller Barry Stewart Mann performs/Monday, Oct. 22

10:30 a.m.

 

Form more information on Library Activities, Programs and Events, visit www.afpls.org. 

 

 

ARTS & CULTURE EVENTS

  

At the Aviation Community Cultural Center

Events free and open to public.

3900 Aviation Circle, NW, Atlanta, GA 30336, (404) 612-8600

 

--Ongoing Exhibition: Gallery of Flight: A Look Back at Aviation.

 

--Aviation Speakers Series/Saturday, Oct. 20, 11 a.m. to Noon.

 

At the Southwest Arts Center

915 New Hope Rd., SW, Atlanta, GA 30331, (404) 613-3220

 

In Tandem: Essential Calculations Exhibition/Ongoing through Oct. 19

Exhibition featuring fantasy, science fiction, Afro-futurism

and comic book art.

 

For more information on Arts & Culture Activities, Programs and Events visit www.fultonarts.org 

 

  

For more information, contact Commissioner Darnell by e-mail at emma.darnell@fultoncountyga.gov. By phone: (404) 612-8222, online at www.EmmaDarnell.com or connect with her on Facebook and Twitter.

  

 

 

Contact the Commissioner

 

(404) 612-8222

Fulton County
Government Center

141 Pryor Street, SW, Suite 10023

Atlanta, GA 30303

 

 

 

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2019 Arts-Funding Grants Applications now available

 

The Fulton County Department of Arts and Culture has announced the 2019 Contracts for Services (CFS) funding cycle. Through the CFS program, Fulton County-based arts organizations and artists can request funding of $1,000 to $50,000 for eligible projects or activities that provide access, participation and appreciation of the arts for Fulton County residents and visitors.

 

This CFS funding cycle supports activities and projects taking place January 1 through December 31, 2019. The DEADLINE TO APPLY IS OCTOBER 29, 2018.

 

CLICK HERE OR IMAGE ABOVE FOR APPLICATION GUIDELINES

 

The Contracts for Services (CFS) program provides unrestricted general operating and project support to nonprofit and tax-exempt organizations, arts & culture organizations, cultural institutions, colleges and universities, as well as units of government that produce or present ongoing arts programming open to the public.

 

For more information please visit www.fultonarts.org or call the Department of Arts and Culture at (404) 612-5780.

 

 

 

 

 

Contact the Commissioner

 

(404) 612-8222

Fulton County
Government Center

141 Pryor Street, SW, Suite 10023

Atlanta, GA 30303

 

 

 

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2018 Pollution-Distance Survey

 

Please, take a moment to complete the 2018 District 6 Pollution-Distance Survey. This will help tell us "what's in your neighborhood!"

 

CLICK HERE to take the Survey.

 

 

 

 

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