“Emory Tucker Road”

The link between Tucker and Emory University has been in place for well over a century and today scores of Emory, Children’s Health Care of Atlanta, and CDC employees call the City of Tucker home. Most commuters know there are several routes from Tucker into the Clifton Corridor, but roughly ninety years ago there was one direct course. A first class …

Tucker Day – Saturday, May 13th, 2017

Join us on May 13th for the Annual Tucker Day Celebration. Stop by our booth, say hello, and learn about the exciting process we’re making in collecting, preserving, and sharing the history of Tucker, Georgia.

A View of Northlake Then and Now

Long before Aldi, Mellow Mushroom, Publix, or the Mall came to town, the area known today as Northlake was primarily pasture and trees. In 1960 less than 100 residential homes occupied what has become a thriving commercial district. The completion of I-285 in 1969, with three exists leading drivers through Tucker, changed the community forever. The opening of Northlake Mall in …