– May 11, 2016
FOCUS ON is a monthly feature that tells how your county government employees focus on providing high-quality services to you each and every day.
– June 10, 2016
With summer upon us and more children and families headed outside, Gwinnett Cooperative Extension offers some tips to reduce the mosquito population around your home and make your summer more comfortable:
- Eliminate breeding areas by cleaning gutters
- Remove any standing water that may be left in trash can lids, pet feeding bowls, and flowerpot saucers
- Replace water in birdbaths frequently
- Keep well-fitting screens on windows and doors
– May 10, 2016
The Gwinnett Newton Rockdale Health Department website has information about the Zika virus and the breeds of mosquito that carry the virus. For tips on how to limit your exposure to mosquitoes, visit www.gnrhealth.com/zika-prevention. For information about the virus, see www.gnrhealth.com/zika.
In addition, check out these videos for more tips on how to reduce the mosquito population around your home and landscape this summer.
– May 9, 2016
The Gwinnett County Police Department will host its first-ever summer Youth Police Academy to give teens interested in a career in law enforcement a behind-the-scenes look at the department. The Youth Police Academy is scheduled for July 25 – 29 and will take place at the Gwinnett County Police Training Center located at 854 Winder Highway in Lawrenceville.
– June 22, 2016
All Gwinnett County offices, with the exception of those operations required for the comfort and safety of the residents of the county, will be closed Monday, July 4, 2016, in observance of the Independence Day holiday. All offices will resume regular working hours on Tuesday, July 5.