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Redevelopment: Planting the Seeds of Future Success
By Charlotte J. Nash 
Chairman - Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners

Twenty-one years ago, many of us were excited that the 1996 Summer Olympics tennis venue was in Gwinnett County at the edge of Stone Mountain Park. After Andre Agassi and Lindsay Davenport both won gold that summer, the tennis stadium began a decades-long downward slide that eluded all attempts at revitalization.

charlottenashMulticultural Festival: Get Out and Meet Your Neighbors 
By Charlotte J. Nash 
Chairman - Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners

Since first taking office in 2011, I have made it a priority to find ways to involve a wide variety of Gwinnett residents in county government. It started out with a program called Volunteer Gwinnett that had a goal of engaging residents in meaningful way to help Gwinnett County provide essential services. Now we have a robust and growing community outreach program.

Helping Gwinnett’s Seniors Age in Place
By Charlotte J. Nash 
Chairman - Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners

With Baby Boomers reaching retirement age, Gwinnett’s older adult population continues to grow. In fact, residents over the age of 65 numbered about 80,000 in 2015, a 45 percent jump from just five years earlier.