Category: Gwinnett

January 6, 2022

  GWINNETT COUNTY, GA– Waste Management will temporarily suspend bulky item and yard waste pickup in unincorporated Gwinnett County effective Friday, Jan. 7, due to a surge in COVID-19 infections among its workforce. Waste Management will prioritize trash and recycling services. Waste Management provided the following message to its Gwinnett customers: “Although Waste Management is […]

December 30, 2021

  GWINNETT COUNTY, GA—Republic Services and Waste Management/Advanced Disposal customers in unincorporated Gwinnett County will experience delays in their trash and/or recycling pickup, due to the surge in COVID-19 cases. Staff issues have caused operational challenges that have disrupted solid waste service. Both, Republic Services and Waste Management/Advanced Disposal, use a technology-based system to notify […]

December 28, 2021

    GWINNETT COUNTY, GA– For the third year in a row, the Gwinnett County Solicitor-General’s Office is responding to concerns for public safety by announcing that recommendations for sentencing for any person convicted of reckless celebratory discharging of firearms in Gwinnett County will be: 12 months confinement and/or a $1000 fine Confiscation of the […]

December 28, 2021

    Brookwood High School junior Niheer Patel, a junior at Brookwood High School in Gwinnett County, has been named the winner of the 2021 Congressional App Challenge, Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) announced. The Congressional App Challenge is an annual competition showcasing the value of computer science and STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and […]

December 16, 2021

  Gwinnett County is providing assistance to guide county residents in need through the sometimes-complicated process of finding and acquiring resources, services and assistance from nonprofits and other charitable organizations. Called community navigators, the helpers are part of a program called OneStop 4 HELP and can be contacted by phone at 770.822.8850, by email at and […]

December 13, 2021

    GWINNETT COUNTY, GA– Residents can now recycle glass at a second location in Gwinnett. Gwinnett County and Waste Pro USA, Inc., are expanding their drop-off glass recycling program to Pinckneyville Park, 4758 South Old Peachtree Road, Peachtree Corners. The site opened on Friday, Dec. 10. This is the second drop-off glass recycling location […]

December 6, 2021

    LAWRENCEVILLE, GA—The Gwinnett County Department of Information Technology Services will host a hiring event for several positions on Saturday, Dec. 11, 10 a.m. until 3 p.m at the Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center (second floor). The department is seeking qualified candidates for the following positions: Senior Project Manager, Senior IT Systems Administrator, IT […]

December 1, 2021

    GWINNETT COUNTY, GA– Gwinnett County Planning and Development will hold a job fair on Wednesday, Dec. 8, 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., in Lawrenceville. The job fair will be held in the Gwinnett Justice and Administration Conference Center (second floor), 75 Langley Drive. Masks are recommended but not required. The department wants to fill several […]

November 22, 2021

    Gwinnett County will open warming stations for residents to receive temporary, overnight relief from long-term exposure to expected frigid temperatures. Beginning the week of Nov. 22, the warming stations will be available from 6 p.m. until 7 a.m. Residents who visit the sites can warm up, eat a meal and get some rest. […]

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