Stephens names new deputy administrator, appoints other senior managers
By Staff Reports

Lawrenceville, GA (March 28, 2014) Gwinnett County Administrator Glenn Stephens has announced his intention to fill three senior management positions and name a new chief financial officer. The four appointments include a new deputy county administrator, warden and IT director in addition to the new CFO. The agenda for next Tuesday’s commission meeting includes ratification of the employment agreements.

Officer Jennifer “Rain” Nieddu

SPD officer gets top honor in chamber Valor Awards
By Staff Reports

SNELLVILLE, GA (March 29, 2014) – One of the city’s finest was named Public Safety Person of the Year at the Gwinnett Chamber Valor Awards Wednesday.

GC smart commute upgrades help drivers plan ahead
By Staff Reports

Lawrenceville, Ga., (March 27, 2014) – The Gwinnett County Department of Transportation on Monday announced recent upgrades to the GC Smart Commute program. The upgrades include the addition of traffic cameras and a new look to the website.

Innovative ARC Transportation Plan Invests Almost $60 Billion in Congestion Relief, Transit, Maintenance over next 25 Years
By Staff Reports

ATLANTA – (March 26, 2014) Innovative highway solutions and additional investment in public transportation are highlights of the Atlanta Regional Commission’s (ARC) update to its PLAN 2040 Regional Transportation Plan (RTP). Many of the improvements around the region will be implemented within the next five years.

City taps design group to enhance Town Green
By Staff Reports

SNELLVILLE, GA (March 26, 2014)– The mayor and council unanimously approved a contract with Tucker-based Root Design Studio to create a master plan to improve the look and feel of the city’s Town Green.

Constructionman Tanesha Tolbert

Loganville HS grad serves in construction battalion
By Staff Reports

GULFPORT, Miss. (March 25, 2014) Constructionman Tanesha Tolbert, a builder and 2012 Loganville High School graduate from Loganville, Ga. is serving in the U.S. Navy as part of the Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 11 specializing in advance base construction, battle damage repair, contingency engineering, humanitarian assistance and disaster recovery support to fleet and unified commanders.