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Valerie Biggerstaff

Chamblee Plaza at Chamblee Dunwoody Road and Peachtree Boulevard first opened Nov. 16, 1960. According to a special section in the Atlanta Constitution, a celebration was scheduled with music from the Chamblee High School band.

John Ripley Forbes set up nature and science centers in over 30 states and 200 communities across the country. He was instrumental in the establishment of the Chattahoochee and Dunwoody Nature Centers.

There were originally three railroad section houses on Chamblee Dunwoody Road in Dunwoody, just north of Mount Vernon Road. They were built to house workers on the Roswell Railroad line.

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