News Line for Lilburn

Lilburn City Council honored one of its fallen heroes at meeting
In memory of the 20th anniversary of his death, the Council honored Lilburn Police Officer Michael T. Hester, who lost his life while on duty April 19, 1994.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

Sidewalks, intersections focus of residents’ 2014 SPLOST proposal
The day that collections began on Gwinnett’s newest Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax, local residents presented commissioners with a plan to spend the $225 million expected to be raised for transportation projects.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

Lilburn City Councilman resigns his post to run for U.S. Congressional seat
Lilburn City Councilman Thomas Wight announced Monday night that he has resigned his post to run for the U.S. Congressional seat held by Rep. Rob Woodall (R-Ga.)
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

Lilburn’s Camp Creek Greenway recognized by National Wildlife Federation
Now, visitors to the Camp Creek Greenway really are in an animal sanctuary, after the trail was recognized by the National Wildlife Federation as a certified wildlife habitat.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

Officials break ground on Lilburn Main Street realignment
A new route for Main Street could bring not only improved safety for Lilburn residents but generate new economic interest, officials said as they broke ground on the realignment project Wednesday.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

Lilburn City Council votes to approve new noise ordinance
The City of Lilburn has decided to replace its noise ordinance with a new one similar to that used by Norcross and Suwanee.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

Lilburn police chief honored at Hindu temple
For the first time in its history, BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir Atlanta, a Hindu temple in Lilburn, gave the Golden Diya Award last month. Lilburn Police Chief Bruce Hedley received the award.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

Lilburn's amendment to Comprehensive Plan approved
The Georgia Department of Community Affairs recently approved the city of Lilburn’s amendment to its 2030 Comprehensive Plan, including work on the U.S. Highway 29 Boulevard of Opportunity Corridor Study.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

Lilburn to relocate Public Works fleet maintenance, impound storage lot
The city of Lilburn will soon have a new place to house its Public Works fleet maintenance division and the Public Safety Department’s impound storage lot.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

City of Lilburn starts wellness program for employees
The City of Lilburn has been selected by the Georgia Municipal Association to receive a grant to fund a wellness program for employees.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post