The Housing Authority of the City of Buford, Georgia, has developed its Public Housing Agency Plan in compliance with the Quality Housing and Work Responsibility Act of 1999. The Board of Commissioners of the Buford Housing Authority will conduct a Public Hearing on Thursday, January 10, 2008, at 10:00 AM at the Offices of the Housing Authority located at 2050 Hutchins Street, Buford, Georgia. The purpose of this hearing is to discuss the Agency Plan or amendment to Agency Plan and to invite public comment. A draft copy of the plan will be available for review prior to the meeting at the above address. For additional information concerning the public hearing, please call 770-945-5212. Persons with hearing or speech impairment may access via TDD/TTY at 1-800-545-1833, extension 764, or through Georgia Relay at 1-800-255-0135. Should any resident of this public housing authority require transportation or special accommodations in order to attend this meeting, please contact the Housing Authority.
NOTICE OF INTENTION
TO CONSIDER AN
INCREASE IN THE
SALARIES OF THE
MAYOR AND COUNCIL
AND MEMBERS OF THE
CITY OF LAWRENCEVILLE
Notice is given that the City Council of the City of Lawrenceville will consider the issues of increasing the salaries for the office of Mayor and Council Members of the City of Lawrenceville. This issue will be considered in the City Council's regular public meeting on Monday, January 7, 2008.
Any person desiring to review the agenda may obtain a copy from City Hall at 70 South Clayton Street, Lawrenceville, Georgia. This notice is given to satisfy the requirement that a Notice of Intent be published as required by O.C.G.A. §36-35-4.
This 4th day of December, 2007.
CITY OF LAWRENCEVILLE
-s- Robert P. Baroni,
70 South Clayton Street
Lawrenceville, GA 30045
Pursuant to the City of Buford Alcoholic Beverage Ordinance of 1995, please be advised that Carmen E. Moreno has applied for a license to sell beer, wine and distilled spirits by the drink at Buckhead Pizza Company located at 3350 Buford Drive, Suite A-100, Buford, GA. The City of Buford shall take public comments on such application until January 3, 2007, at which time the City Manager will determine whether to issue the requested license.
This 27th day of December 2007.
City of Buford, Ga
A Ga. Municipal Corp.
PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF ACT OF GEORGIA LAW 1975, P. (4463), AS AMENDED 1982 (GEORGIA LAWS, 1982) NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE
CHARLES E. BANNISTER
AS MEMBERS OF THE GWINNETT COUNTY PUBLIC FACILITIES AUTHORITY,
SAID TERMS EXPIRED DECEMBER 31, 2007. INTERESTED PERSONS MAY APPLY TO THE GWINNETT COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS, 75 LANGLEY DRIVE, LAWRENCEVILLE, GA 30045 TO REQUEST THAT CONSIDERATION BE GIVEN FOR APPOINTMENT TO THE AUTHORITY.
The following motor vehicle, advertised pursuant to O.C.G.A. Code Section 40-11-2, is being stored at: H & H Wrecker, d/b/a Tony Infinger Inc. 4959 Buford Hwy, Norcross, GA 30071
95 Pontiac Firebird
This vehicle is deemed abandoned and will be disposed of it not claimed by the legal owner or lienholder by 1/18/08.
NOTICE OF ELECTION
TO THE QUALIFIED VOTERS OF GWINNETT COUNTY, GEORGIA IN WHICH THE GWINNETT SCHOOL DISTRICT IS LOCATED:
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on the 5th day of February, 2008, an election will be held at the regular polling places in all the election districts of Gwinnett County, Georgia, in which the Gwinnett County School District is located at which time there will be submitted to the qualified voters of Gwinnett County in which the Gwinnett County School District is located for their determination the question of whether general obligation debt of the Gwinnett School District in the principal amount of not to exceed $750,000,000 (the "Gwinnett Bonds") should be issued, the proceeds of which are to be used and applied for projects for educational purposes of the Gwinnett County School District (the "Gwinnett School District") and for the payment of interest on such Gwinnett Bonds for a period of not more than 18 months from the date of issuance thereof and costs of issuance of such Gwinnett Bonds as described below.
The projects of the Gwinnett County School District to be funded in whole or in part by the proceeds of the Gwinnett Bonds in accordance with the established priorities in its five-year building and technology program are as follows (collectively, the "Gwinnett Projects"):
(a) acquiring new sites for the construction of new schools, support facilities and athletic facilities and the expansion of existing schools and support facilities;
(b) developing sites for constructing and equipping new schools, support facilities and athletic facilities specifically including, but not limited to, the following:
(i) Central Cluster Elementary School,
(ii) Peachtree Ridge Cluster Elementary School #1,
(iii) Berkmar/Meadowcreek Area Elementary School,
(iv) North Cluster Elementary School,
(v) South Cluster Middle School,
(vi) Shiloh Cluster Elementary School,
(vii) Math/Science High School,
(viii) Central Cluster Middle School #1;
(c) making additions to and/or renovating, equipping modernizing and upgrading excisting schools, support facilities and athletic facilities specifically including, but not limited to, the following:
(i) Radloff Middle School,
(ii) Shiloh High School,
(iii) Shiloh Middle School,
(iv) Meadowcreek High School,
(v) Sugar Hill Elementary School,
(vi) Alcova Elementary School,
(vii) Central Gwinnett High School,
(viii) Parsons Elementary School,
(ix) Chesney Elementary School,
(x) South Gwinnett High School
(x) District-Wide Support Facilities; and
(d) modernizing technology and making system-wide technology improvements.
The Gwinnett Bonds, if so authorized, may be issued by the Gwinnett County School District from time to time in whole or in part and in one or more series. The Gwinnett Bonds shall be dated their date of issuance, or, at the option of the Board of Education of the Gwinnett County School District (the "Gwinnett Board"), on the first day of any month thereafter prior to the date of issuance of the Gwinnett Bonds, shall bear interest from such date, payable semiannually on the first days of February and August in each year, commencing August 1, 2008, or the first February 1 or August 1 following the date of issuance of each such series of the Gwinnett Bonds, at an interest rate or rates not to exceed 5.50% per annum (the exact interest rates to be determined by supplemental resolution of the Gwinnett Board prior to the issuance of the Gwinnett Bonds), until paid, and shall mature (serially or, at the option of the Gwinnett Board, by mandatory sinking fund redemption) on the first day of February in the years and amounts, as follows:
Date ; Maximum Principal Payable in Such Year
The maximum annual debt service on the Gwinnett Bonds in any year shall not exceed $61,644,775.
Any brochures, listings or other advertisements issued by the Gwinnett Board or by any other person, firm, corporation or association with the knowledge and consent of the Gwinnett Board, shall be deemed to be a statement of intention of the Gwinnett Board concerning the use of the proceeds of the Gwinnett Bonds. YOU ARE FURTHER NOTIFIED that the Gwinnett School District will not conduct any performance audit or performance review with respect to the Gwinnett Bonds as such terms are described in O.C.G.A. Section 36-82-100.
Voters desiring to vote for the issuance of the Gwinnett Bonds shall do so by voting "YES" and voters desiring to vote against the issuance of the Gwinnett Bonds shall do so by voting "NO" as to the question propounded below. The ballots to be used at such election shall have written or printed thereon substantially the following:
Shall general obligation debt of the Gwinnett County School District in the principal amount of not to exceed $750,000,000 be issued for the purpose of funding (i) all or a portion of the following projects for Gwinnett County School District (A) acquiring new sites for the construction of new schools, support facilities and athletic facilities and the expansion of existing schools and support facilities; (B) developing sites and constructing and equipping new schools, support facilities and athletic facilities; (C) making additions to, renovating, upgrading and equipping existing schools, support facilities and athletic facilities; and (D) modernizing technology and making system-wide technology improvements (collectively, the "Gwinnett Projects"); (ii) all or a portion of the interest on such general obligation debt for a period of not more that 18 months from the date of issuance of such general obligation debt; and (iii) paying costs of issuance of such general obligation debt?
The several places for holding such election shall be at the regular and established voting precincts of the election districts of Gwinnett County, Georgia, in which the Gwinnett County School District is located and the polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on the date fixed for the election.
The last day to register to vote in this election shall be January 7, 2008, through midnight.
All residents of Gwinnett County in which the Gwinnett County School District is located which are qualified to vote at such election shall be determined in all respects in accordance with the election laws of the State of Georgia. This Notice is given pursuant to a Resolution of the Board of Education of Gwinnett County and a Resolution of the Gwinnett County Board of Registrations and Elections.
-s- Louise Radpoff
Chairman, Board of Education
Vice Chairman, Gwinnett County
Board of Registrations and Elections
Notice of Application
for Alcohol License
An application for an alcohol license to sell Beer and Wine has been filed with the City of Lawrenceville, GA by the following applicant at the following location, to wit:
Applicant/Owner: RULA ALQAISI
Business Name: UNITED INVESTMENT ENTERPRISE INC.
Location: 200 NEW HOPE RD
The City of Lawrenceville will take public comments on such application until JANUARY 11, 2008 at which time the License Clerk will determine whether to issue the requested license.
FEBRUARY 5, 2008
Notice is hereby given, that on Tuesday, January 8, 2008 beginning at 9:00 a.m., the logic and accuracy testing of the direct electronic voting units to be used for the February 5, 2008 Presidential Preference Primary will be conducted. Logic and accuracy testing of the units will be ongoing until all said units are tested. Said test will be conducted in the Voter Registration and Elections Warehouse of the Gwinnett County Board of Registrations and Elections, located at 455 Grayson Highway, Suite 200, Lawrenceville, Georgia.
All interested persons are invited to observe said certification.
-s- Lynn Ledford
Voter Registration &