Build Sandy Springs Seminars

“BUILD Sandy Springs Seminars” is a series of seminars presented by the Community Development department intended to educate the public on the current policies, procedures and expectations of the City of Sandy Springs, GA as it relates to construction within the jurisdiction.

The information presented in these seminars is subject to change with new Code adoptions, changes in City ordinances and zoning, and changes in office policy as it relates to current construction trends. To view a list of previously presented seminars, visit the Build: Sandy Springs Seminar Previous Presentations page.

Upcoming Seminars- please note the seminars will be held in-person at City Hall in the third floor conference rooms : 


Wednesday, August 18, 2021: Site Plan Requirements for Design Professionals (rescheduled from June 30)
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.(Presented by Community Development Staff)

Wednesday, September 1, 2021: How to Pass Your Inspections the First Time
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. (Presented by Community Development Staff)

Wednesday, September 22, 2021: Proper Wood Connector Design and Installation
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. (Presented by Simpson Strong-Tie & Jonathan Livingston)

Wednesday, October 20, 2021: Citizen Self Service (CSS) – Your Gateway to Online Permitting
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. (Presented by Community Development Staff)

Wednesday, November 17, 2021: City Stormwater Management & Tree Ordinance Requirements
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. (Presented by Community Development Staff)

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City Event

Sandy Springs Farmers Market

Saturday, April 17
The Sandy Springs Farmers Market opened April 17 and will run through November 20, 2021. Each week, a unique selection of vendors set up shop providing an open-air opportunity to purchase fresh produce and artisan foods.
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Community Event

Pickleball Open House and Workshops

Saturday, July 24
Want to get in on the country's fastest growing sport? Learn more at the Pickleball Open House at the Sandy Springs Tennis Center on July 24, 2021 from 10 a.m. to noon. Still interested? Register for one of the workshops that week.
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Recreational Program

Dragonflies and Butterflies

Sunday, July 25
Learn more about these beautiful insects as we study butterflies and dragonflies at this Wild Explorers program. After wandering through to look at the summer blooms, participants will make a craft to take home.
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