Gwinnett unemployment dropped under 7 percent in April, the lowest mark the county has recorded in nearly five years.
An extension to the Ivy Creek Greenway is expected to be complete by the end of the year.
Casey Snyder was promoted as Gwinnett's new fire and emergency services chief to replace the retiring Bill Myers.
Work is scheduled for Interstate 985 in Gwinnett through the end of June.
The Georgia Supreme Court ruled in favor of a bank in a foreclosure case in Suwanee that resulted in an eviction.
"Out To Lunch" is a periodic feature that allows readers to learn about the people behind the titles in Gwinnett County through a lunch-time conversation with a member of the GDP staff.
Gov. Nathan Deal and officials from the Georgia Department of Natural Resources and Governor's Office of Highway Safety toured the state this week to promote the new alcohol consumption law that went into effect on Wednesday.
Peachtree Corners closes on $11.5 million deal to purchase land along Peachtree Parkway.
Commissioners discuss goals, including improving leadership, revitalizing older areas and ensuring the county water supply.
Officials have set aside the weekend beginning June 7 for the conversion of the Pleasant Hill Road bridge over Interstate 85 to a diverging-diamond interchange.
The Gwinnett County Public Library board approved a financial adjustment to its 2013 budget to purchase items for its summer reading curriculum on Monday.
Commissioners work to prioritize county goals.
Fire Chief Bill Myers will step down May 24.
Vines Garden Railroad in Loganville held its seasonal grand opening on Saturday, which coincided with National Train Day. More than 200 people showed up to watch the trains travel over more than 1,00 feet of track.
The Federal Aviation Administration has canceled the planned closures of small airport towers.
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