News Releases

HENDRICKSON PROMOTES ‘GWINNETT STANDARD’ OF EXCELLENCE IN FIRST STATE OF THE COUNTY ADDRESS

(Lawrenceville, Ga., March 3, 2021) – In her first State of the County address, Gwinnett County Commission Chairwoman Nicole Hendrickson on Wednesday lauded the County’s pursuit of excellence called the ...

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GWINNETT COUNTY COMMISSION ASKS STATE LAWMAKERS TO ADJUST CHAIR SALARY TO MATCH SHERIFFS’ OF LARGE COUNTIES

(Lawrenceville, Ga., March 2, 2021) – The Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday unanimously approved a resolution asking the county’s delegation to the General Assembly to adjust the salary of the ...

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GWINNETT COUNTY COMMISSION APPROVES BONDS FOR PURCHASE OF GWINNETT PLACE MALL PROPERTY

(Lawrenceville, Ga., March 2, 2021) – After Gwinnett County Government’s rare Triple AAA/Aaa bond rating was reaffirmed, the Board of Commissioners on Tuesday gave final approval for the issuance of $23.5 ...

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COMMISSIONER CARDEN ISSUES STATEMENT ON RESOLUTION SUPPORTING LEGISLATION TO RECONSTITUTE GWINNETT BOARD OF REGISTRATION & ELECTIONS

“It’s no secret that the current setup and structure of the Board of Elections and the process through which board members are chosen lack transparency and accountability. Continuing to mandate that two ...

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GWINNETT COUNTY SOLICITOR-GENERAL’S OFFICE WARNS OF LEGAL ACTION IF GEORGIA H.B. 531 IS SIGNED INTO LAW

(Lawrenceville, Ga., Feb. 26, 2021) – If Georgia H.B. 531 passes and is signed into law, the Gwinnett County Solicitor-General’s Office is prepared to take legal action against the state of Georgia. H.B. 531 ...

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GWINNETT TO RECOGNIZE CONGRESSMAN JOHN LEWIS WITH VIRTUAL EVENT

WHAT:  Gwinnett County officials will recognize the late civil rights icon Congressman John Lewis with a virtual event to discuss his legacy and impact on Gwinnett County. Congressman Lewis is known ...

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COUNTY OFFICES CLOSE FOR PRESIDENTS DAY HOLIDAY, NO CHANGE TO SOLID WASTE COLLECTION SCHEDULE

WHAT: All Gwinnett County government offices, with the exception of those operations required for the comfort and safety of residents, will be closed Feb. 15 for the Presidents Day holiday. County ...

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HELP YOUR NEIGHBORS FIGHT HUNGER WITH THE STUFF-A-BUS DONATION DRIVE

(Lawrenceville, Ga., Feb. 8, 2021)– In addition to keys, wallet and a cell phone, Gwinnett Transit’s Park & Ride patrons may want to add new items to their pre-commute checklist before they leave home the ...

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GWINNETT COUNTY, HEALTH DEPARTMENT OPEN VACCINATION CENTER IN FORMER SEARS STORE AT GWINNETT PLACE MALL

(Lawrenceville, Ga., Feb. 5, 2020)– Gwinnett County Government and the Gwinnett, Newton, and Rockdale County Health Departments worked together to convert the bottom floor of the former Sears building at Gwinnett ...

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GWINNETT MAKES FACE MASKS MANDATORY INSIDE COUNTY FACILITIES

(Lawrenceville, Ga., Jan. 22, 2021) – In the face of a surging number of cases of COVID-19, Gwinnett County is requiring face masks or face coverings for all visitors and employees while inside county ...

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