Lilburn City Councilman Thomas Wight announced Monday night that he has resigned his post to run for the U.S. Congressional seat held by Rep. Rob Woodall (R-Ga.)
Lawrenceville City Council adopted a new landscaping ordinance following recommendations from a local consultant.
This year’s theme of Grayson Day, scheduled for April 26 in City Park, is “Making Wishes Come True.” The city will have the Make a Wish Foundation (Georgia) as its partner for the festivities, and will be raising money to sponsor six children who are battling life-threatening illnesses.
Jeff Royal and the Indian Trail Professional Park were given permission Monday night by the Lilburn City Council to proceed with a residential townhome development on Hillcrest Road.
A number of public hearings during the meeting included requests for special permits given the changes to the ordinance.
Mayor Allison Wilkerson chaired her first meeting Monday night in her new position as the first female mayor of the city, succeeding Jim Hinkle who decided to retire last year.
The city council met Monday evening.
Lawrenceville’s City Council started off 2014 with the swearing in of two city council members, including one serving his first term, and hearing Mayor Judy Jordan Johnson’s State of the City Address.
Grayson City Council holds meeting
The Georgia Department of Community Affairs recently approved the city of Lilburn’s amendment to its 2030 Comprehensive Plan, including work on the U.S. Highway 29 Boulevard of Opportunity Corridor Study.