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Community Development
The Community Development Department is responsible for working with the citizens of Dunwoody, Boards and Commissions, the development community, and the elected officials while managing current and long-range planning, land development, building construction, and code compliance.

Police Department
The Dunwoody Police Department is committed to engaging the community in partnerships to reduce crime and disorder and improve the quality of life for the citizens of Dunwoody.  They will accomplish this by practicing a community policing philosophy throughout the organization.  The Dunwoody Police Department is dedicated to getting to know the community they serve and for the community to get to know them through their day-to-day contact and the various community outreach programs they have now and will adopt in the future.

Human Resources
The Human Recourse Department’s mission is to provide outstanding customer service and stewardship of resources in attracting, selecting, and retaining a high-performance, diverse workforce.

Finance and Administration
The City of Dunwoody Finance and Administration Department is responsible for all financial operations, contract administration and physical plant, administrative and facility services and coordinating the annual audit. The department’s mission is to provide all stakeholders in a transparent and efficient manner with professional, courteous and reliable services that are timely and accurate.

Municipal Court
The Municipal Court has jurisdiction over violations of State law and local ordinances that occur within the city limits of Dunwoody.

These violations include most traffic related violations and some
misdemeanors charges such as:
  • DUI
  • Shoplifting less than $300.00
  • Possession of marijuana, less than 1 oz.
Municipal Court adjudicates most infractions that violate state law, as
well as violations of local ordinance.

Public Works

The Public Works Department is committed to providing high quality and responsive service to the residents and business owners of Dunwoody. The On Call and Maintenance staff strives to respond to citizen and community requests in a professional and timely manner.The City also works closely with the Georgia Department of Transportation, the Atlanta Regional Commission, and DeKalb County Public Works Transportation Division to assure that roads within Dunwoody are maintained and improved.


Parks and Recreation

Parks and Recreation Department strives to provide the residents of Dunwoody with the highest quality parks, recreational services and green space to enhance the quality of life to our community. The City of Dunwoody manages seven major parks with combined land space of over 167 acres. Two of the City's parks are currently under development. These parks are home to several major events each year and offer a variety of activities including skating, tennis, and more.


Economic Development

The City's Economic Development Department is responsible for leading efforts to retain, expand and attract businesses  to Dunwoody that support a broad array of employment opportunities; strategically grow its knowledge-based economy; and expand the City’s tax base.