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Officials celebrate exterior restoration of historic home | PHOTOS

Ribbon-cutting ceremony held Tuesday at the Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center in Buford.

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Commissioners approve agreement related to toll lane work

Gwinnett County and the Georgia Department of Transportation will execute a memorandum of understanding relating to utility relocations for the I-85 Express Lane project.

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County names acting DOT director

County administrator taps deputy director to run the department.

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No more paper recycling at fire stations

Aluminum can recycling will continue.

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County department receives ‘Achievement of Excellence’ award

The purchasing division of Gwinnett County’s Department of Financial Services was honored as the recipient of the award for the 16th consecutive year.

POLITICAL NOTEBOOK: State Senate candidate calls for Georgia ‘FairTax’

Candidate says eliminating income tax and residential property tax will benefit Georgia’s working families.

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Newest section of Ivy Creek Greenway opens

The trail section can be accessed from the Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center.

Commissioners approve real estate deal with Lawrenceville

The agreement covers the sale of a parcel in land in downtown and the lease of Rhodes Jordan Park property.

BOC approves $923K stream restoration project

The purpose of the project is to reduce erosion and improve water quality for a Peachtree Corners stream.

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Fire department using data to improve service

Gwinnett County Fire and Emergency Services using management tool to deliver greater value to its customers.

BOC approves $9.4M contract for credit card payment service

Commissioners also approve a $4.2 million contract for the purchase of firefighting apparatus.

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Environmental group touts successes, thanks county for support

Gwinnett Clean and Beautiful director Connie Wiggins briefed commissioners on Oct. 7.

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County transportation director set to retire

Kim Conroy has lead the Gwinnett Department of Transportation since 2011.

POLITICAL NOTEBOOK: Congressional candidate proposes two criteria for immigration

Thomas Wight, who is running for the 7th Congressional District, also said there should be no amnesty for those who violate immigration laws.

Property tax payments due Oct. 1

Gwinnett County offers several options for payment of taxes.

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