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The Atlanta City Council did not vote on Emory’s annexation at Monday’s meeting due to unresolved issues related to where DeKalb County students will attend school post-annexation. Some had expected the Council to vote on the annexation. The Council approved ...

An Emory alumna could be Atlanta’s first white mayor since 1973. Mary Norwood (74C), the leading candidate in the 2017 non-partisan Atlanta mayoral election, spoke to the Wheel about her views on various pressing topics, such as Emory’s annexation into ...

This week, DeKalb County and the city of Atlanta reached a settlement regarding Emory’s annexation into Atlanta, a change that would greatly benefit Emory students, faculty and staff. If approved, the annexation would be the biggest change to Atlanta’s borders ...

Emory is expected to be annexed into Atlanta after a settlement was reached between DeKalb County and Atlanta, resolving objections from the county that delayed the annexation process. The settlement was approved 5-0 at a DeKalb County Board of Commissioners ...

UPDATE (8/30/17 at 11:33 a.m.): This article has been updated to reflect Emory’s statement on the vote delay. A Sept. 5 vote to approve Emory University’s petition for annexation into the city of Atlanta has been postponed in an effort ...

Emory’s acquisition of a 1,240-square foot home in August 2016 could serve a crucial role in the University’s ongoing efforts to be annexed into Atlanta. The prospect of officially filing an annexation petition with the city is now more plausible ...

DeKalb County School District (DCSD) filed a lawsuit against the City of Atlanta Dec. 29 in an attempt to stop the annexation of two previously unincorporated streets into the city of Atlanta. More than 70 percent of University Drive and ...

Last Wednesday, Emory University representatives spoke before the Druid Hills Civic Association regarding the University’s decision to seek annexation into the City of Atlanta. Michael Mandl, head of consulting company Mandl & Co., presented the choice as the logical next ...