News Line for Duluth

SPLOST funds to cover 60 joint transportation projects
More than $25 million in SPLOST proceeds, including $2.5 million earmarked for Gwinnett’s smaller cities, will be used to fund dozens of joint transportation-related projects thanks to a series of intergovernmental agreements (IGAs) between Gwinnett County and its municipalities.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

City of Duluth seeking focus group participants
A Lawrenceville branding and web development firm has been tasked with helping a Gwinnett city plan their marketing strategy.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

Duluth authorizes scoreboard purchases
The Duluth City Council authorized the purchase of scoreboards for Bunten Park during Monday’s regularly scheduled meeting.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

Duluth welcomes Dreamland BBQ, says farewell to Parson's Warehouse
he City of Duluth said farewell to the historic Parson’s Warehouse while giving a warm welcome to Dreamland BBQ during a ground breaking ceremony Wednesday.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

Duluth council to buy 6.53-acre property
The Duluth City Council approved a request by City Manager James Riker to buy a 6.53-acre property at the intersection of Hill Street and Hardee Street during the regularly scheduled council meeting Monday.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

Public art added in Gwinnett
Lilburn and Duluth are adding public art, in the form of pianos and doors.
Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution

City of Duluth provides surprise for Peachtree Christian Hospice
While the greater joy is usually in the act of giving, Peachtree Christian Hospice (PCH) recently experienced immense joy in receiving an awesome surprise from numerous City of Duluth employees.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

Duluth PD’s citizens police academy still accepting applications
There’s still time to join the city of Duluth’s citizens police academy.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

Duluth City Council approves two developments
The Duluth City Council approved two developments after separate public hearings during Monday’s regularly scheduled meeting
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

Duluth discusses joint transportation project
Duluth’s City Council discussed a proposed intergovernmental agreement with Gwinnett County for two joint transportation projects.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

Historic, beloved Duluth trees to come down
For decades, the lawn at Joan Glancy Memorial Hospital served as the “town green” for Duluth.
Source: Griffin Daily News

Duluth amends zoning ordinance
The Duluth City Council amended its zoning ordinance during a public hearing at the regularly scheduled meeting on Monday.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

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

Duluth City Council discusses Scott Hudgens Park access
The Duluth City Council had multiple topics to discuss during Monday’s work session but spent a lot of time discussing access issues at Scott Hudgens Park.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

Duluth votes to keep same millage rate
The Duluth City Council voted to keep its millage rate at 5.991 mills for the 2015 fiscal year during a public hearing at the regularly scheduled meeting on Monday.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

City of Duluth extends agreement with Eddie Owen Presents
The city of Duluth has extended an agreement to keep Eddie Owen Presents at the Red Clay Theatre for five more years.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post