ATL 311 – Non-emergency City of Atlanta Services
Atlanta Fire & Rescue Department Car Seat program – Residents can receive a free child car safety seat: 404-546-7000 (Zone 1)
City of Atlanta – Bureau of Code Compliance (Code Enforcement) – 404-330-6190 (24hrs complaint hotline).
City of Atlanta – Code Busters DCP email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Neighborhood Planning Unit J – Monthly meeting @ 7pm every 4th Tuesday of the month.
Property Tax Exemptions – Find out how to apply for homestead and senior tax exemptions! Do you live in the home you own? If so, you may be eligible to save hundreds of dollars on your property taxes. Public agencies want to help homeowners benefit and stay in their homes.
West Lake Marta Station – As the nearest Marta Station within walking distance of the Dixie Hills neighborhood, West Lake is on the Blue Line. There is a surface parking lot with 391 free daily parking spaces, but no overnight parking. West Lake connects local MARTA bus routes. Residential housing and neighborhood parks surround the station.
Blight Forward – A coalition of committed Atlanta residents and property owners that are making a push to get our Mayor to address pressing issues connected to vacant homes, littering, and tire dumping.
Civic Engagement Survey – a short survey on civic engagement in Atlanta, Georgia. In this Center for Civic Innovation (CCI) survey, you will be asked questions about how you engage in your community and with the City of Atlanta government.
CSX Police – For emergency issues with CSX trains stopped at the Fairfield Place NW railroad crossing blocking neighborhood access from M.L.K. Jr Dr SW, notify the CSX police at 1-800-232-0144.
EmpowerLine – Free certified professionals and helpful online resources including: Transportation needs, care for a loved one, food and medication delivery, housing, financial assistance, and more.
Habitat for Humanity – Our Repair with Kindness program helps qualified homeowners make critical home repairs that reduce health or safety hazards or improve weatherization. Repairs may include: accessibility improvements, carpentry, roof repairs or replacement, storm windows and doors. As an Aging in Place affiliate, Atlanta Habitat offers additional services to RWK participants aged 55 and over.
Invest Atlanta Homebuyer – Dreaming of Homeownership? We can help with your down payment and closing costs!
KIPP Atlanta Collegiate – A tuition-free, public charter high school located in the Dixie Hills neighborhood focused on pushing all of our scholars to college. KIPP Atlanta Collegiate High School educates more than 750 students in 9th grade through 12th grade.
Legal Aid – A nonprofit law firm that provides free legal services to those who qualify including Housing Law (Evictions, Landlord Repair Issues, Subsidized Housing, Homeownership Issues), Family Law (Domestic Violence, Custody/Visitation, Divorce, Child Support/Alimony), Education Law (Student Discipline, Special Education/IEPs), Consumer Law (Collections, Contracts, Warranties, Loan Problems), Estate Law (Probate, Will, Advanced Directives, Year’s Support, Power of Attorney, Guardianship), Benefits (Social Security, Food Stamps, TANF, Medicaid, Medicare, Unemployment Compensation).
N.O.W. Program – The Grove Park Foundation’s Neighborhood Opportunities for Wealth Program (N.O.W.), is an
economic mobility and affordable housing initiative of the Grove Park Foundation and its partners. The N.O.W. Program is comprised of experienced organizations dedicated to the mission of investing in the lives of individuals and families that live and work in Grove Park and the surrounding neighborhoods.
VOTE LOCAL – Center for Civic Innovation (CCI) voting website with information on all currently-declared candidates for local office.