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Libraries unveil path to implementing strategic plan

The Gwinnett County library system unveiled the strategies it will use to implement its new strategic plan.

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Gwinnett libraries expanding Saturday hours due to high demand

Gwinnett County Library Director Charles Pace announced the system will begin expanding its hours on Saturdays next month due to high demand.

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POLITICAL NOTEBOOK: County, Lawrenceville partnering on community improvement projects

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

Gwinnett commissioners adopt rolled back millage rate

Gwinnett County commissioners adopted a rolled back millage rate of 7.229 mills on Tuesday.

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Divided commission OKs chicken ownership in residential areas

Gwinnett County commissioners narrowly adopted an ordinance which allows backyard chicken ownership in residential neighborhoods on Tuesday.

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Buford rolls out larger proposed budget for FY 2016

Buford officials Monday rolled out a proposed total budget for fiscal year 2016 that is about 11 percent larger than the current spending plan.

Grayson council sets election qualifying dates

Grayson approved an ordinance Monday night to set its qualifying dates for mayor and council posts 2 and 4 in the Nov. 3 city election.

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Bobby Plunkett remembered as 'good sheriff and fine man' | PHOTOS

The Gwinnett County Sheriff’s Office announced the passing of retired Sheriff Bobby Plunkett at the age of 83.

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POLITICAL NOTEBOOK: Rob Woodall co-sponsoring resolution opposing Iran nuclear deal

Gwinnett Daily Post’s Political Notebook for Sunday, July 19, 2015.

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POLITICAL NOTEBOOK: Georgia’s representatives in Washington speak out on Iran deal

Gwinnett Daily Post’s Political Notebook for July 16, 2016.

Gwinnett court officials offering free notary public classes in August

Gwinnett court officials will offer free notary public classes for residents in August.

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POLITICAL NOTEBOOK: Woodall hails House passage of local control education bill

Gwinnett Daily Post’s political notebook for July 12, 2015.

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Planning Commission approves apartments at Georgia Trail at Sugarloaf golf course site

Proposal forwarded to Gwinnett Board of Commissioners for final approval

The Gwinnett County Planning Commission approved plans to redevelop the Georgia Trail at Sugarloaf golf course as an apartment complex.

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Lawrenceville City Council approves millage rate decrease in new chamber

The Lawrenceville City Council has set its millage rate for 2015 at 2.025 mills, which will be a 0.95 percent increase, generating a financial impact of about $1,179,000 in tax revenue.

Commissioners OK repairs for seven county bridges

Gwinnett County commissioners approved more than $300,000 in bridge rehabilitation projects this week.

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