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APRIL 4 — APRIL 17, 2014 • VOL. 6 — NO. 7
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City settles lawsuit over zoning regulations COMMUNITY 2
Back again Walgreens seeking to build on Peachtree Road COMMUNITY 3
Eye opener Group seeks awareness for Peachtree Creek COMMUNITY 4
Easter cookies? Holiday brings family recipes to the table FAITH 13-15
Food shines at the Wrecking Bar brewpub RESTAURANTS 26
Carsen Self, 1, makes quick work of a large slice of pumpkin bread on March 29, opening day for the Brookhaven Farmers Market. The market, located at Brookhaven Baptist Church, 1294 North Druid Hills Road, will be open on Saturdays 9 a.m.- noon, rain or shine. Read related story on page 10.
City to join ChatComm later this year
Steering committees driving city’s future plans
BY MELISSA WEINMAN
BY MELISSA WEINMAN AND JOE EARLE
Brookhaven City Council will join the private 911 authority known as ChatComm later this year. City Council voted to approve an agreement with the Chattahoochee River 911 Authority at a March 25 meeting following the encouragement of the city manager and police chief, who said the move would improve police response times and improve safety for police officers.
Brookhaven officially kicked off work on four plans to create a vision for the future of the young city. Steering committees for the long-range plans – the Comprehensive Transportation Plan, the Parks & Recrecreation Master Plan, the Buford Highway Improvement Plan & Economic Development Strategy and the Comprehensive Plan – all met for the first time between March 21 and 27. The city of Brookhaven has hired consultants who will develop
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