Preparing for the next 100 years
By Charlotte J. Nash, Chairman
Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners

I have always been a big believer in long-range planning. It works for individuals as well as for government. Where do you want to be in five years? Ten years? What do you need to make that happen? What can you do now to start moving in that direction?

Looking ahead to the New Year
By Charlotte J. Nash, Chairman
Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners

As 2014 gets underway, I believe the overall outlook for Gwinnett County will continue to improve. Together, we’ve been climbing out of a deep economic hole for the last six years, and I believe we’re starting to see daylight at the top.

SPLOST makes Gwinnett better
By Charlotte J. Nash, Chairman
Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners

This off-year election offered one major choice – a renewal of the Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax for three more years.

Giving back at the Holidays
By Charlotte J. Nash, Chairman
Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners

Growing up on a farm, late fall was always a time of mixed emotions for me. Shorter days and colder weather kept us all indoors more but at least we could look ahead to the holidays with great anticipation.

Nov 5 SPLOST vote is important
By Charlotte J. Nash, Chairman
Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners

Gwinnett voters have approved the one-penny SPLOST sales tax seven times since 1985. This year, on November 5, it will be on the ballot again.