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Charlotte J. Nash

The adage “when you want to get something done, ask a busy person to do it” came to mind last month while I was attending a volunteer recognition program at the Gwinnett Historic Courthouse. Our Department of Community Services honored 32 individuals and 48 groups who volunteered a total of 875,000 hours in the health, senior services, animal control, elections, and parks and recreation divisions. The other 11 County departments and many elected officials’ offices use volunteers, too.

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Norcross rolls out new digital system for plan review and permitting needs in the city.

Norcross – The City of Norcross is excited to announce the roll-out of ePlan Solution for plan review and permitting needs in Norcross!

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Norcross Community Market awarded $10,000 grant for programming, outreach, and more!

Norcross – Sustainable Norcross, Inc. has announced that it has been awarded a $10,000 Neighborhood Fund Grant from The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta to help fund the non-profit's primary project, Norcross Community Market.

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Perry and Clayton Streets to flow in both directions, Commuters urged to drive safely

LAWRENCEVILLE - The City of Lawrenceville's much-anticipated two-way conversion of Perry Street and Clayton Street is set to begin the transition on July 9. As part of the city's Livable Communities Initiative, the conversion will allow for improved mobility, better visibility and increased safety.

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