News Line for Suwanee

Google names Suwanee Georgia's top eCity
A Gwinnett County city has been honored by Internet giant Google as one of the country’s digital capitals.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

City of Suwanee recognized for planning
The city of Suwanee is among 10 Georgia communities being recognized by the Georgia Department of Community Affairs for planning.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

Gainesville, Braselton, Suwanee among communities tapped by state for PlanFirst designation
The Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA) says ten Georgia communities - including Gainesville, Braselton and Suwanee - have received statewide distinction in a new program recognizing excellence in community planning.
Source: Access North Georgia

City to host open house for highway project
Residents interested in learning more about plans for the reconstruction of a major thoroughfare through the city of Suwanee are invited to attend an open house on Thursday, Oct. 9.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

Suwanee program teaches high school students about leadership, community
With a dream to one day become a doctor, Shine Lee didn’t give much thought to how a city works.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

Plan for Pierce's Corner in Suwanee could be in place by end of year
With years of bureaucratic navigation behind them, the developers of a key project in Old Town Suwanee are making specific plans that could be in place by the end of the year.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

Suwanee Town Center getting a new tenant
A popular but troubled restaurant location in Suwanee Town Center should have a new tenant soon, after action taken Tuesday by Suwanee City Council.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

Suwanee votes to keep same millage rate
The Suwanee City Council has kept its millage rate unchanged for fiscal year 2015. But its revenue situation finally has reached the point it was before the real-estate crash of several years ago.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

Suwanee celebrates 10th anniversary of events at Town Center with Music and Wings Festival
Suwanee’s August Community Concert this Saturday marks the 10th anniversary of music, festivals and events at Town Center Park, so the city wanted to do something special.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

Suwanee proposes same millage rate as property values, taxes go up
Rising property values in Suwanee will mean higher taxes as city officials have proposed the same millage rate — 4.93 — the city has used the last two years.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

City of Suwanee to hold small business seminar
Suwanee’s City Hall will host a Small Business Essentials seminar presented by the Gwinnett Chamber’s Small Business Resources Coalition, beginning at 2:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 18.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

Suwanee proposes static millage rate with tax increase
While Suwanee officials want to leave their millage rate alone, the move would amount to a tax increase because of rising property values.
Source: Access North Georgia

Study: Duluth, Suwanee among state's safest cities
A recently released study cites two Gwinnett County cities among the safest places to live in Georgia.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

City to celebrate birthday of PlayTown Suwanee
Ten years after PlayTown Suwanee opened and quickly became a popular place for children to slide, swing and climb, the city of Suwanee is putting on a birthday bash to celebrate.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

Our town: Suwanee
For many small Georgia towns, the arrival of the railroad in the late 1800s put them on the map. If the train chugged through an already bustling downtown, the area got even busier. That was the case in 1871, when the railroad began running alongside Main Street in Suwanee.
Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Suwanee adopts new budget
The Suwanee City Council Tuesday night approved a $13.6 million fiscal year 2015 budget.
Source: Access North Georgia

Suwanee's Art on a Limb program kicks off Thursday
Visitors to the Suwanee Creek Greenway, Sims Lake and White Street parks should keep an eye out for ceramic bowls through the month of May — two bowls will be hidden daily as part of Suwanee’s Art on a Limb program.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post