Commissioners reject airport privatization proposal


The Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners moved to reject a public-private partnership for the lease, operation, and improvement of Gwinnett County Airport-Briscoe Field during its June 5 business session. The board also moved to withdraw the preliminary application to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), pursuant to the FAA’s Airport Privatization Pilot Program. These actions cease all efforts for potential privatization and commercialization of the Briscoe Field airport. For more information, visit the Aviation webpage.