Remote recovery connections are available for support.

Georgians are sheltering at home in response to the coronavirus pandemic, and this new reality has many people using technology like never before to stay connected to their families, friends, and broader support networks.

Meadowcreek High School’s Cecily Lewis named the nation’s 2020 School Librarian of the Year.

School Library Journal (SLJ) and Scholastic, the global children’s publishing, education and media company, have named Meadowcreek High School’s Cicely Lewis as the nation’s 2020 School Librarian of the Year.

Adult black racer snake. Photo by John Jensen Georgia DNR

As spring hits full stride, Daniel Sollenberger, a senior wildlife biologist with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, will field more calls and emails about snakes. And most will involve two questions: What species is this and what should I do?

Author Marlene Ratledge Buchanan

For those who know Marlene Buchanan of Snellville, "soft" might not be the first word that comes to mind when asked about her. "Funny?" Yes. "Honest?" Definitely.

Solid Waste Haulers to temporarily modify pickups in response to COVID-19 Public Health Emergency

Gwinnett County Government is committed to ensuring that essential solid waste services are provided safely and reliably to residents during the COVID-19 pandemic. To that end, the County is allowing residential solid waste haulers to temporarily modify their operations in order to protect the safety of their employees and customers.

Ball fields, courts, playgrounds, skate parks and pavilions closed immediately

Ball fields, courts, playgrounds, skate parks and pavilions closed immediately,
trails remain open
 
Gwinnett County released in a statement effectively immediately, Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation park hours are sunrise to sunset and certain areas within parks will be closed in the interest of public health.