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Decatur, Alabama – located on the Tennessee River in Morgan County – boasts a rich heritage and a dynamic future. Here you’ll find economic prosperity, cultural diversity, and community spirit combined to make Decatur a Grand City on a Charming Scale. Whether you are a business owner, resident or visitor, this site has helpful information for you. flourish

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February 23, 2015
BID OPPORTUNITY: The City of Decatur will accept sealed bids for the following material, equipment or services: Residential/Small Commercial Solid Waste Pick-up Services
Sealed Bids must be received before 2:00 PM, March 26, 2015. A Mandatory Pre-Bid Conference will be held: March 10, 2015 at 2:00pm Decatur City Hall 7th floor Conference Room.
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2015 Recycling Pick Up Calendar

Garbage Routes Map

February 20, 2015
Decatur police officer receives Medal of Valor for fire rescue

December 8, 2014
DPD offers coffee, chat

November 26, 2014
Decatur Crime Drops in 2014

October 24, 2014
Pages of History: Civil War exhibit part of 150th anniversary celebration

October 23, 2014
City OKs depot renovation

October 10, 2014
4 businesses setting up shop in Decatur

October 6, 2014
All For The Kids: Decatur Youth Services' Bruce Jones reflects on 20 years of helping at-risk youths succeed

September 19, 2014
Decatur Police Department Summary: January 1 - June 30, 2014

August 19, 2014
The City of Decatur honored local restaurants for the 2014 Alabama Restaurant Week – which runs from August 15-24

August 15, 2014
New owner for Port of Decatur

August 7, 2014
Downtown Business Buzzing

August 1, 2014
Parking changes in downtown Decatur

August 1, 2014
Decatur Youth Services preparing free school backpacks for youths

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February 1-25, 2015
Paper & Portraits by Michael Liu
AL Center for the Arts Gallery
2nd Avenue

January 20-March 10, 2015
Alabama Revisited: Recent Photographs of Alabama’s Past
Carnegie Visual Arts Center

February 28, 2015
Point Mallard Ducks vs. Nashville Jr. Predators
Point Mallard Ice Complex

February 28- March 1, 2015
GMCBA Home & Garden Show
Ingalls Harbor Pavilion

March 16, 2015
The New Shanghai Circus Chinese Acrobats
Princess Theatre
7:30 P.M.

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Downtown Arts and Entertainment District Rules and Regulations

Downtown Event Planning Form

View Historic Walking Tours

Online Business Tax Payments

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State of the City Information

Downtown Parking Report

Go Here to Download the Recycling Program Calendar and Route Map.

Recycling Program Details. Click for more information.

Storm Water Management. Click for more information.

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Free Prescription Discount Card. Click for more information.

Feedback Survey Citizen and Visitor Feedback Survey

Alcohol Sales Ordinance Details
Decatur's Sunday alcohol sales ordinance (PDF)

Geographic Information System (GIS) New Window

Active Construction
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Business License Renewal. Click for more information.

BuildFax Free Property History Reports

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2012 CVB Sports Hit the Target