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DeKalb County extends eviction moratorium

DeKalb County extends eviction moratorium

While the CDC eviction moratorium has expired, DeKalb County has extended its own eviction moratorium for another 60 days. DeKalb County Superior Court Chief Judge Asha Jackson signed an emergency judicial order on Friday, July 30, creating a countywide eviction moratorium for 60 days following the expiration of the CDC moratorium. “This emergency order is a Godsend,” DeKalb County CEO Michael Thurmond said. “Without this local extension to the CDC moratorium, thousands of DeKalb residents faced the stark reality of having their belongings set out on the street in the midst of surging COVID-19 infection rates.” Thurmond continued, “I am…
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