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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 21, 2017
BID OPPORTUNITY: The City of Decatur will accept sealed bids for the following project: Princess Theatre City of Decatur Projector and Sound System Upgrades
Sealed proposals will be received by City of Decatur until 1:00 p.m., Friday, February 24, 2017 at the office of the Purchasing Department - Third Floor, 402 Lee St. NE, Decatur, Alabama, 35601
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February 16, 2017
Agreements improve 6th Avenue traffic lights, roads at new school

February 15, 2017
Increased fiber optic capacity in Decatur

February 14, 2017
BID OPPORTUNITY: The City of Decatur will accept sealed bids for the following project: Fire Hose Nozzles other Fire Fighting Equipment
Sealed proposals will be received by City of Decatur until 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at the office of the Purchasing Department - Third Floor, 402 Lee St. NE, Decatur, Alabama, 35601
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January 6, 2017
2016 Stormwater Management Program Plan
This plan has been submitted to ADEM and is open for comments for 30 days.
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December 13, 2016
Nate Allen adjusting well to role as Decatur police chief

October 18, 2016
Fall Leaf Collection Information
Get details about the best practices for fall leaf collection and disposal.
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October 11, 2016
Official Municipal Run-off Election Results 2016 - 10/11/16 (pdf)

September 8, 2016
Traffic changes for Wept. 13 & 14 on Carridale Street SW More »

August 30, 2016
Official Municipal Election Results 2016 - 8/30/16 (pdf)

August 30, 2016
Decatur Municipal Court closing on 9/29-9/30/16 for training. See the options for making payments due during that time. More »

August 24, 2016
Decatur and DDDRA receive Main Street 2015-16 Award of Excellence for Adaptive Historic Preservation for restoration of the Decatur Union Depot

June 22, 2016
Decatur is the first city in Alabama to take the "Startup in a Day Pledge" to help entrepreneurs

June 2, 2016
Decatur City Upgrades Municipal Software

May 13, 2016
NOTICE: The City of Decatur Police Jurisdiction Tax is effective April 1, 2016.

Pursuant to Ordinance 15-4246 adopted on January 19, 2016, by the City Council of the City of Decatur, Alabama, which generally provides: in addition to all other taxes now imposed by Law, effective on April 1, 2016, there is levied and collected in the City of Decatur Police Jurisdiction sales tax, use tax, and lease or rental of tangible personal property tax in an amount equal to one-half (1/2) of that respective amount provided for, levied and collected within the Decatur Corporate Limits for doing the same act, or engaging or continuing therein, or engaging or continuing in the operation of the same such business.

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Events

January 5 - February 23, 2017
3rd Annual Festival of the Cranes Exhibition
Alabama Center for the Arts (Walking Gallery)
Free Event

January 24 - March 4, 2017
"The Refuge of Our Backyard" Exhibit
Carnegie Visual Arts Center
Free Event

February 1 - 23, 2017
"Around the Bend": Paintings & Drawings by Robert Cox
Alabama Center for the Arts (Main Gallery)
Free Event

February 17, 2017
Point Mallard Ducks v. College Station Spirit
Point Mallard Ice Complex
7:30 P.M.

February 18, 2017
Point Mallard Ducks v. College Station Spirit
Point Mallard Ice Complex
6:00 P.M.

February 18 - 19, 2017
2017 Greater Morgan County Builders Association Home & Garden Show
Ingalls Harbor Pavilion

February 21, 2017
District 2 - Town Hall
Decatur Public Library
6:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M.

February 23, 2017
Point Mallard Ducks v. Nashville Jr. Predators
Point Mallard Ice Complex
11:00 A.M.

February 23, 2017
Free Movie Night
Decatur Public Library
6:30 P.M.
Free Event

February 25, 2017
Alabama Bass Trail Tournament
Ingalls Harbor

February 25, 2017
Carnegie Carnival Parades
Downtown Decatur
12:30 P.M. - Prince & Princess Parade
2:00 P.M. - Canines on Parade
6:00 P.M. - Carnegie Carnival Parade
Free Events

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Downtown Arts and Entertainment District Rules and Regulations

Downtown Event Planning Form

View Historic Walking Tours

Municipal Election Information

Online Business Tax Payments

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State of the City Information

Contact the ADA Coordinator Wally Terry at (256) 341-4505.

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.

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

Geographic Information System (GIS) New Window

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Business License Renewal. Click for more information.

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