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County administration center reopened after security concern

According to the Sheriff’s office, a woman leaving the courthouse in downtown Lawrenceville reported finding her estranged husband at her vehicle with the hood up in the parking lot.

POLITICAL NOTEBOOK: Woodall co-sponsors bill to end free mail for congressmen

The Gwinnett Daily Post’s Political Notebook for April 19, 2015.

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Planning commission postpones decision on massive Loganville-area development

Gwinnett County Planning Commission postponed a massive proposed 345-acre mixed-use development on Wednesday so it could do more vetting.

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Charlotte Nash taking the reins at statewide commissioners group

Will be sworn in Sunday as president for Association of County Commissioners of Georgia

Gwinnett County commission Chairman Charlotte Nash is expected to be sworn in this weekend as president of the Association of County Commissioners of Georgia.

BOC approves $13.3 million road resurfacing project

Gwinnett County commissioners approved a $133 million road repair and resurfacing contract this week.

Commissioners reduce 2009-2014 tax digest by nearly $9.7 million

Decrease stems from corrections to 79 accounts

Gwinnett County commissioners approved nearly $9.7 million in tax digest corrections on Tuesday.

POLITICAL NOTEBOOK: Woodall, Perdue call for FairTax passage

The Gwinnett Daily Post’s Political Notebook for April 16, 2015.

Commissioners OK new internal auditing structure

Gwinnett County commissioners OKed a new internal auditing structure on Tuesday.

County transit operating, maintenance contract extended for six months

Gwinnett County commissioners approved a six-month extension of its transit operations and maintenance contract with Trandev Services Inc.

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GBI to begin investigating Gwinnett police shootings

Police chief Butch Ayers, who took officer last year, recently asked the state agency to investigate any such cases, due to increased public scrutiny on fatal police shootings.

Clerk of Courts office completes website revamp

New website is smartphone, tablet compatible

The Gwinnett County Clerk of Courts office announced the completion of its website revamp on Friday.

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Funeral home gets approved by Lawrenceville City Council

Lawrenceville will be getting a new crematorium/funeral home following a 3-1 split vote here Wednesday night by the City Council.

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Environmental center honoring former Chairman Wayne Hill with sculpture garden | PHOTOS

Environmental center honoring former chairman with sculpture garden

Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center officials unveiled plans on Monday to permanently honor former commission Chairman Wayne Hill.

POLITICAL NOTEBOOK: Unterman’s child exploitation bill headed to governor’s desk

Gwinnett Daily Post’s Political Notebook for April 5, 2015.

Gwinnett County mails property assessment notices

Notices of the current assessed value were mailed on Friday to 273,000 residential and commercial owners. The intent of the notice is to provide the property owners with the current value associated with their property for the ad valorem tax process compared to last year’s value and provide an estimate of taxes based on the new or current value.


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