To improve access to Emory Village, DeKalb County is now limiting parking to one hour from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on North Decatur and Oxford roads in and near Emory Village. The new restrictions are expected to support patrons of the Village businesses in this busy intersection.
Two new plaques in Emory Village Plaza honor the more than 200 donors whose contributions helped transform a small plot of concrete into a vibrant gathering place. EVA dedicated the plaques during Open Streets DeKalb 2014.
As Emory Village streetscape improvements get underway, everyone from construction workers to Emory students to neighbors now have a fun, delicious place to enjoy a cool treat. Yogli-Mogli is a new metro-Atlanta franchise, with several locations – the latest being at 1403 Oxford Rd., in part of the old Druid Hills Bookstore space. They’ve dressed … Continue reading Yogli-Mogli Frozen Yogurt is the Village’s Newest Cool Spot
(Courtesy of PEDS, an Atlanta-based pedestrian advocacy organization at www.peds.org) Pedestrians: Never walk through a roundabout or cross through the center island (motorists expect you will use the crosswalks and will look for you there). As pedestrians approach the crosswalk, look LEFT to make sure cars stop for you. Cross to the next pedestrian island, … Continue reading Tips for Navigating a Roundabout
EVA has been working on plans to redevelop Emory Village since 2000. Below is a construction timetable of that work, plus links to the actual planning documents. Road improvements on North Decatur Road and the long-planned roundabout in Emory Village began in August 2010. The construction comprised the third phase of the project. First, outdated water … Continue reading Village Plans