Windy Hill Ice Cream Social

Windy Hill Ice Cream Social

Tucker 2015 volunteers were invited by the neighbors in the Windy Hill subdivision to speak at the neighborhood’s annual ice cream social on Saturday, August 9th.  These types of gatherings are the perfect opportunity for members of the Tucker community to have questions answered and to learn about what cityhood would mean for Tucker.  It’s also a great way for Tucker 2015 volunteers to gather input from the Tucker community so the cityhood process continues to represent local views.

If you’d like us to come to …

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Community Appreciation Dinner

Community Appreciation Dinner

Mr. and Mrs. Gene Reeves of Brockett Meadows invite you to honor the community for working tirelessly and with integrity to tell the positive story of Tucker and support cityhood efforts.

Please join the Reeves, your neighbors and Tucker 2014 to reflect, reconnect and get re-energized! Your support is needed more than ever, so please come learn how you can continue to be a part of Tucker’s journey toward cityhood.

Dinner Buffet

Thursday, April 24th
Tucker First Baptist Ministry Center Fellowship Hall
2367 Main Street

Doors Open …

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Thank you Tucker !

Thank you Tucker !

Words are not sufficient to express the level of gratitude Tucker 2014 feels toward our neighbors across the Tucker community. While we are disappointed that this is not the year we will have an opportunity to vote on cityhood, the journey has produced wonderful new friendships and a passion for Tucker that ensures great things ahead for this place we call home.

In true Tucker style, we will continue to move forward as a community toward the positive. Healing and reconciliation for our community must come …

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USA Today Coverage of Tucker Cityhood

USA Today Coverage of Tucker Cityhood

Published by USAToday.com 3-20-2014
by Larry Copeland

Residents fight to save the City That Isn’t There
TUCKER, Ga. – First of all, this “city” doesn’t technically exist.

Don’t tell that to state highway engineers, who have a sign for Exit 37 off Interstate 285 northeast of Atlanta that says, plain as day, Lavista Road – Tucker. Don’t tell it to the Tucker High School Tigers, state champions in AAAA football in 2008 and 2011, or to the Lady Tigers, who just took the state basketball title. And don’t tell …

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Legislative Update 3-17-2014

During the House Governmental Affairs Committee meeting this afternoon, Sen. Fran Millar withdrew his senate bill for the proposed City of Lakeside. This followed remarks from State Rep. Mike Jacobs who indicated that a compromise proposal agreed upon by both the Lakeside and Tucker representatives posed significant legislative process “hurdles.”

All cityhood initiatives in Dekalb County appear to be over for this year. Stay tuned for additional updates and how we can all continue to work together toward positive outcomes for the Tucker community’s future!

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