The Changing Face of Duluth Downtown: One Year Later
Last year Duluth's 30,000 sq. ft. downtown Restaurant District Parsons Alley was a maze of construction equipment and contractors building roads, commercial buildings, a new middle school, parking, and traffic signals. Today all of the Parsons Alley buildings are complete with eight of the 12 spaces occupied or in... Read more
Guide to Gwinnett: Gwinnett County Parks
Gwinnett is fortunate enough to have nearly 50 parks scattered throughout the county equipped with family friendly pastimes like walking trails, aquatic centers, skate parks, horseshoe pits, fishing holes, and sand volleyball just to name a few. But that's not all; Gwinnett also houses quite a few unique points... Read more
Guide to Gwinnett: Business & Economic Development
Gwinnett County has an enviable business climate and has long been known as a great place to do business. Strong governmental and private leadership, a skilled and growing workforce, and an outstanding school system and higher-education options combined are just a few of the reasons that Gwinnett is home... Read more
Guide to Gwinnett: Utilities by Municipality
If you are new to Gwinnett County, setting up your utilities, electricity and waste removal is probably one of the first things on your to-do list, but overlapping service areas and complicated contracts can make it difficult.If you are new to Gwinnett County, setting up your utilities, electricity and... Read more
Guide to Gwinnett: Gwinnett County Emergency Services
Keeping over 900,000 Gwinnettians safe within almost 437 square miles is no small matter... and it takes no small number of public safety personnel to do it. Firefighting and emergency medical response in Gwinnett is generally handled by the Gwinnett County Fire & Emergency Services Department, which is the... Read more
Guide to Gwinnett: Cities, Neighbors & Friends...
World-class schools, strong economic opportunities, award-winning parks, affordable housing, diverse entertainment - there's so much to love about Gwinnett! But ask a resident their favorite thing about our community, and they'll likely mention one of our distinctive cities or neighborhoods. Each has a specific personality, from Buford's charming main... Read more
You're Invited: Hudgens pARTy
Join us for the pARTy of the season and opening reception of our blockbuster exhibition, The Art of Elizabeth Catlett: Selections from the Collection of Samella Lewis, comprised of 38 works by Elizabeth Catlett, her husband, Francisco Mora, and artist-historian, Samella Lewis, Ph.D. The installation celebrates seven decades of... Read more
IC Racing Gets You Up and Running At Record Speed
What would you have done with $800 in 1993? Perhaps the first ever Coachella tickets to see Pearl Jam, or a bunch of faded jeans and flannel shirts, or maybe a Commodore Amiga? Well, Isinovy Calvo took his 800 bucks and started IC Racing, a full-service car repair and... Read more
VIDEO: Relay Redo!
Gwinnett County's Relay For Life was rained out in May for the first time in 24 years, but that doesn't break them! A redo event was held in October, at the Gwinnett Infinite Energy Center to honor survivors, participants and sponsors. #LoveGwinnett Our Love Gwinnett values are simple. Be... Read more
Train or Treat 2017 at the Southeastern Railway Museum
Come dressed in your favorite costume and Trick-or-Treat through stations around the museum! We'll have food, wagon rides, costume contests, live music, and more! Museum opens at 10, acitivities and stations begin at 10:30. Visitors will receive a program and map! Event wraps up at 4, museum closes at... Read more