Local Government


County budget requests include expanded transit, water education center

Departments in the midst of 2016 funding presentations

Gwinnett County government departments are making their 2016 funding requests this week.

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Planning Commissioners reject Afghan group’s cemetery request

Gwinnett planning commissioners rejected an Afghan group’s request to establish a cemetery on Rosebud Drive, near the Rockdale County line.

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POLITICAL NOTEBOOK: Witts qualifies to challenge Kautz for Snellville mayor’s seat

Gwinnett Daily Post’s Political Notebook for Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015

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Planning Commission OKs 1.3 million-square-foot mixed-use development on Highway 316

The Gwinnett County Planning Commission OKed a 1.3 million-square-foot office and retail development on Highway 316 this week.

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BOC approves classroom, work space additions at Environmental Heritage Center

County commissioners approved renovations at the Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center which will add new classroom and teacher work space at the popular facility.

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Library system looking at book vending machines

Gwinnett County library officials have been looking at the possibility of using vending machines to serve underserved areas of the county.

POLITICAL NOTEBOOK: Cities preparing for election qualifying this week

Political Notebook for Aug. 30, 2015.

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Father and son serve as postmaster of Liburn years apart | PHOTOS

David Hinesley was sworn in as the postmaster of Lilburn Thursday - a position his father held years before.

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POLITICAL NOTEBOOK: Thompson encourages Gr8 Exchange participation among constituents

Gwinnett Daily Post’s Political Notebook for Aug. 27, 2015.

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POLITICAL NOTEBOOK: Martin praises film, television’s impact on Georgia

Gwinnett Daily Post’s Political Notebook for Aug. 23, 2015.

Gwinnett Chamber to lead Asian business mission trip

Representatives from Gwinnett Chamber Economic Development will visit several cities in China and South Korea to encourage businesses to open offices and headquarters in Gwinnett.

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POLITICAL NOTEBOOK: Lawrenceville attorney announces run for State Court judgeship

Gwinnett Daily Post’s Political Notebook for Aug. 20, 2015.

Commissioners OK sludge dewatering contract renewals

Gwinnett County Commissioners approved the renewal of dewatering polymer contracts for two of the county’s wastewater plants.

Gwinnett expected to request $5.7 million from HUD in 2016

Gwinnett commissioners got their first look at the 2016 HUD funding request on Tuesday.

Grayson adopts first budget to top $1 million

At Monday night’s meeting, the Grayson City Council passed its 2016 fiscal year budget of $1,051,115.


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