The City of Decatur is in the final stages of deciding whether to move ahead with annexing about 2,000 people into the city.
Upcoming dates in the process.
- Monday, Dec. 3. Decatur Commission to hold a a final information meeting on annexation.
- Wednesday, Dec. 5. The Decatur School Board will hold a 5:30 p.m. work session and hear an update on numerical projections based on annexation.
- Tuesday, Dec. 11. The Decatur School Board is expected to make a recommendation to the Decatur Commission about annexation.
- Monday, Dec. 17. The Decatur Commission is scheduled to decide whether to move ahead with annexation. The commission would have to ask legislators to pass a bill allowing a referendum in November 2013.
Previous Patch stories about annexation:
Decatur annex foes create website.
Decatur taxes bashed at hearing on annexation.
Decatur school system starts annexation blog.
Decatur schools question city's estimates on annexation.