Meet Aqua Terra’s New Executive Chef, Dontrell Ham
Aqua Terra welcomes its new Executive Chef, Dontrell Ham, an experienced hospitality professional and culinary artist. After graduating from the esteemed Johnson & Wales University in Charleston, Dontrell had the opportunity to study abroad in Belgium and Paris for International Hotel Operations, where culture adaptability was the focus. He has... Read more
Marisa Jill’s
Marisa Humphrey has been putting outfits together for years. As a young married couple, she and her husband lived in the basement of her in-law’s house. When she would get homesick or depressed, she’d go to her closet and put together outfits. Getting creative with her apparel and accessories... Read more
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
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
Displayit, Inc. Locates Corporate Headquarters in Gwinnett County
Displayit, Inc., a products and services provider for tradeshow exhibitors, joined Partnership Gwinnett to announce the relocation of its corporate headquarters and operations to the City of Buford, Gwinnett County, metro Atlanta, Georgia. Displayit, a privately-held e-commerce company, makes it easy for exhibitors to prepare for upcoming events and... Read more