Best of Gwinnett 2016: Gwinnett County – The Best is Built on a Strong Foundation
We all have things we love about Gwinnett – this restaurant, that park, my school. Our hometown favorites. But we probably never think about a little thing called infrastructure that makes it all possible. You know…those “take it for granted” things like healthy drinking water, well-maintained roads, award-winning parks,... Read more
Best of Gwinnett 2016: Gwinnett Cities 101
Every city in Gwinnett has its own unique charm, its own personality, and its own history. Every one of our cities could easily be put on a best-of list when compared to cities outside of the county. When you look at population and demographics, and then consider the history... Read more
Gwinnett County’s Community Improvement Districts
From their earliest inception more than a decade ago, Gwinnett’s Community Improvement Districts have had an integral and positive impact on the county’s economic development. A CID is an organization created to cover a specific geographical area with certain limited taxing powers. These additional tax revenues are spent on... Read more
Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton is the First Hospital in the State to Receive National Award for Eco-Friendly Design
Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) has won dozens of national awards for how well it cares for patients, but now its hospital in Braselton is also being nationally recognized for how well it cares for the environment. NGMC Braselton is the first hospital in the state, and among the... Read more
Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton Honored with Top Design Award
In addition to winning awards for its health care and environmentally-friendly initiatives, Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) Braselton has now been named the top winner of the national Construction Owners Association of America (COAA) Project Leadership Awards.  NGMC Braselton was the recipient of the Gold Award, the highest of... Read more
Nash Lauds County’s Achievements, Diversity in State of the County Address
In her seventh annual State of the County Address, Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners Chairman Charlotte Nash declared the county’s condition to be “remarkable,” highlighting multiple accomplishments while acknowledging challenges in the future. Nash said Gwinnett’s brand is one of excellence as demonstrated by its good jobs, workforce, schools,... Read more
Get Fit in the Parks with Live Healthy Gwinnett!
Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation (GCPR) is taking steps to improve health and wellness in our community by developing Park Rx, which emphasizes utilizing parks as part of a healthy lifestyle. Park Rx efforts formed a Walk the Talk program by partnering with health care professionals, organized free yoga... Read more
SPLOST Pennies for Parks and Greenspace
Community Parks provide youth sports, tennis, swimming, biking or disk golf and many other favorite activities which bond us together.  Most Community Parks such as Pinckneyville, Rabbit Hill and Bay Creek Parks were developed with SPLOST support. SPLOST has also preserved precious greenspaces such as Little Mulberry, Harbins and... Read more
Gwinnett County Parks
With the arrival of cooler weather, it’s a great time to get out and enjoy Gwinnett County’s outstanding parks. There’s truly something for everyone. Runners, walkers, hikers, equestrians, and mountain bikers can all find a suitable route among 128 miles of trails. History buffs can check out our historic... Read more
Northeast Georgia Medical Center Invites the Community to the 2017 Love Light Tree Lighting Celebrations
Northeast Georgia Medical Center’s (NGMC) annual Love Light Tree Lighting Celebrations are right around the corner: NGMC Braselton – 2nd Annual Love Light Tree Lighting Celebration Thursday, December 1 7 p.m. Auxiliary Love Light Garden NGMC Gainesville – 37th Annual Love Light Tree Lighting Celebration Monday, December 5 7... Read more