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Featured Article in Georgia Trend Magazine

Downtown Dahlonega was one of eight cities featured in the February 2013 edition of Georgia Trend for bustling activity in shopping, dining the arts &…

Dahlonega Downtown Development Authority & Main Street Program Receives 2012 National Trust Main Street Accreditation

"We congratulate this year's nationally accredited Main Street programs for meeting our established performance standards," says Doug Loescher, director of the National Trust Main Street…

Lumpkin Youth Leadership Spends a Day at City Hall

On March 01, the cohort worked with Rebecca Shirley, the Downtown Development Authority's Project Coordinator and LYL Day Chair, to evaluate city issues from a…

The City Celebrates Georgia Cities Week & Historic Preservation Month

Communities from coast to coast are filled with historic treasures-and May's the month to celebrate them! In celebration of Historic Preservation Month & Georgia Cities…

Mayor McCullough Inducted into Municipal Hall of Fame

The Hall of Fame honors municipal officials who exemplify the best in public service, and who, throughout their careers, have made extraordinary contributions to their…

City of Dahlonega’s Main Street Program Receives 2011 National Main Street Accreditation

"We congratulate this year's accredited National Main Street Programs for meeting our established performance standards," says Doug Loescher, director of the National Trust Main Street…

Preserve America Community

Dahlonega was recently honored when First Lady Laura Bush, Honorary Chair of the Preserve America initiative, designated it as one of the nation’s newest Preserve…

Tree City USA community

Dahlonega, GA has been named a Tree City USA community by the Arbor Day Foundation to honor its commitment to community forestry. Dahlonega has received this…