The Planning & Development Department will be out of the office on Friday, April 26th for a staff retreat. They will resume normal hours of operation on Monday, April 29th.

About the District 1 Councilmember

Meet the District 1 Councilmember
J. Mesa_Resized John Mesa

District 1
Term: January 2022 - December 2025
Elected:  November 2013

Councilmember Mesa was appointed to the city council in November 2013 and has been a Chamblee resident since 2002. Throughout his tenure on city council, his priorities have been encouraging a thriving business environment and the redevelopment of the downtown area. Currently, he serves on the board of the Downtown Development Authority.