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Dunwoody City

DeKalb County, Georgia

Dunwoody City Photo

Photo: Cheek-Spruill House, ca. 1910, 5455 Chamblee-Dunwoody Road, Dunwoody, GA. Listed on National Register of Historic Places in 2000. Photographed by user:Mmann1988, 2011, (own work) [cc-by-3.0 (creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons, accessed January, 2015.

Dunwoody City Hall is located at 41 Perimeter Center East, Dunwoody, GA 30346; phone: 678‑382‑6700.

Neighborhoods

The community of Dunwoody, Georgia officially became the City of Dunwoody on December 1, 2008. Located in the heart of the Metro Atlanta Region along Interstate 285, Dunwoody is vibrant community with a mix of retail, commercial and residential activities that make it an attractive destination for young and old alike. Dunwoody is home to a MARTA rail station and major retail establishments in the Perimeter Center area, as well as, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and the American and the corporate offices of Intercontinental Hotels Group. Dunwoody is an easy commute to downtown Atlanta, but also maintains a suburban feel that is attractive to those who desire life at a slower pace. [1]

The City is named for Charles Alexander Dunwoody [1828-1905] who was one of the founders of the cotton mills at Roswell. Original spelling was Dunwody.

  1. City of Dunwoody, Parks, recreation and Open Space Master Plan, 2001, www.dunwoodyga.gov, accessed March, 2012.

Nearby Towns: Brookhaven City • Chamblee City • Doraville City • Roswell City • Sandy Springs City • Tucker •