Saluting those who serve during the holidays
By Charlotte J. Nash, Chairman
Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners

Several popular retailers announced they would not open on Thanksgiving this year, and one remained closed on Black Friday, to allow employees to spend time with their families.

Gwinnett fire shares safety messages
By Charlotte J. Nash, Chairman
Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners

One of the best parts of my job is getting to recognize county employees for doing terrific work. Last month, I had the pleasure of presenting our Department of Fire and Emergency Services with the American Red Cross Good Neighbor Award, which is given to organizations that build strong, safe, and vibrant neighborhoods and promote volunteerism.

Get outside and get active
By Charlotte J. Nash, Chairman
Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners

Sports writers call the Gwinnett Braves and other baseball players “the boys of summer” for good reason, but as school starts up for another year, Gwinnett County is preparing for lots of other sports as well at our 46 nationally recognized county parks, aquatic centers and historic sites.