6:11 pm February 29, 2012, by AJC Opinion
Moderated by Rick Badie
North DeKalb residents want their corner of the world to become a city because they desire better services and lower property taxes. Brookhaven, some want to call it. With others, the name Ashford strikes a chord.
Today, a Democratic legislator proposes state guidelines to handle creations of towns. But State Rep. Mike Jacobs who supports Brookhaven’s cityhood says no community should have to seek permission to dictate its destiny.
DeKalb CEO Burrell Davis responds to Jacobs’ commentary.
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