Dan Whisenhunt Aug 5, 2019
Update: The City Commission approved all of the agenda items mentioned in this article. Here is our earlier story …
The Decatur City Commission at its Aug. 5 meeting will consider a contract to install artificial turf on the courthouse lawn.
Turf will cover the two lawn areas east of the bandstand. The $39,383 contract would be awarded to Synthetic Turf International of Atlanta.
“The benefits of installing artificial grass include but are not limited to virtually no maintenance, no watering or mowing, no use of chemicals and fertilizer, optimal drainage, and zero damage from the high traffic environment,” a memo from Assistant City Manager David Junger says. Read more . . .