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NCA Position Regarding Proposed Wintercrest Project

Community Affairs Wintercrest Project

The Northcrest Civic Association (NCA) is a non-profit, community-based organization that was originally founded in the 1980s and recently reconstituted in 2016 by neighbors of the Northcrest neighborhood. This volunteer organization serves as a forum for residents to learn about issues affecting their community and as an avenue for exchange with business and government entities in the area. Northcrest is comprised of 594 homes and a number of paid household members. The following information (available from the NCA website) summarizes the NCA philosophy. The Northcrest Civic Association aims to give a voice to residents on all matters relating to living,...

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UPS Operations

Community Affairs UPS

UPS UPDATE: A group of your Northcrest neighbors is currently working with representatives from UPS to identify noises attenuation solutions that work for our neighborhood. During this process, we have been provided with direct contacts for concerns with noise or any other issues regarding their operations that impact safety or the quality of life in our neighborhood. etc. Should you be impacted by operations issues such as noise, excessive truck speed in the neighborhood or similar issues, we encourage you to contact Chris Schoenfeld, Health & Safety Manager at 770-715-0543, or if Chris is unavailable, Nick Laroque, Health & Safety...

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Revised Pleasantdale Elementary Rock Blasting Schedule

Community Affairs Pleasantdale Elementary School

A revised rock blasting schedule has been submitted to the NCA from Dekalb County Schools District (DCSD). This schedule is up-to-date as of 01/21/19. Download Schedule PDF Here For all Pleasantdale Elementary School updates please visit the designated Pleasantdale Elementary School update page on the NCA website.

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Pleasantdale Elementary School Test Blasting Delayed

Pleasantdale Elementary School

** UPDATED ** 01/03/19 The surveyor has been scheduled for the past two days for layout but has not been able to get onsite due to weather. They will be working on Saturday 5th January to have the layout complete. The blasting crew will be onsite Monday 7th January drilling and the first test charge is scheduled for Tuesday 8th January. 01/02/19 The NCA has been informed that (weather permitting) test blasting at the Pleasantdale Elementary School site has now been delayed to Friday 4th January 2019. For further information and updates on the Pleasantdale Elementary School build, please visit the Updates...

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Questions & Answers for DeKalb County School District Related to Construction at Pleasantdale Elementary School

Community Affairs Pleasantdale Elementary School

Below are the questions asked of DCSD (Dekalb County School District) from Northcrest neighbors with concerns over the rock removal blasting. DCSD has also provided the following additional PDFs: Tentative Blasting Schedule * Pleasantdale Blasting Meeting Presentation Questions & Answers for DeKalb County School District Related to Construction at Pleasantdale Elementary School 1) What is the time limitation around when a claim can be filed and the parties responsible will be held accountable for fixing damage to our homes?  DCSD: We do not expect that damages to adjacent properties will occur from blasting activities on the Pleasantdale site.  In the unlikely event, damages...

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