March 5, 2015

Announcements

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Around Town – Dates for Mar 1 – Mar 7, 2015

Dates for March 1 - March 7, 2015: March 2, 2015 Read Across America March 3, 2015 Rainbow Club March 5, 2015 Dacula City Council Meeting March 7, 2015 Gwinnett Honor Chorus   … [Read More...]

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Stuart Woods Book Talk and Signing at Gwinnett Library – April 10 at 7PM

New York-Times bestselling author Stuart Woods returns with a dynamic Stone Barrington thriller, Hot Pursuit. This book talk and signing is being held at our Hamilton Mill branch (3690 Braselton Highway  Dacula, GA  30019) at 7PM on April 10 and is a free event. Don’t miss your chance to ask questions about Woods, his … [Read More...]

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Final Results – Please Take Our Non-scientific Transportation Poll

Final Results of the poll (Mar 4, 2015): The General Assembly is debating about how to pay for transportation in Georgia. A revised proposal is working its way through the General Assembly. Our unscientific poll shows that the respondents cannot decide whether a sales tax or an excise tax is the best way to go. … [Read More...]

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Georgia’s Proposed Gasoline Tax

Georgia Pundits' Infographic on the newly proposed gasoline taxing method is shown. The top portion shows generally how it works now. The bottom portion shows the way it would be if the law is passed into law as proposed. Can you see the difference? None of the money collected in the new scheme would be provided to local … [Read More...]

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2014 Biggest Problems for Metro and Gwinnett County

Latest statistics from the Atlanta Regional Commission about the opinions of the biggest problems in the  Metro and Gwinnett County for 2014. The three big ones are Transportation, Economy, Public Education. These were followed closely by Crime at 14%, Human Services at 7%, and all the rest followed far behind. However, the … [Read More...]

Featured Articles

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Help Us Prevent Litter in Our Neighborhoods

10 easy tips for preventing and eradicating litter Keep a litter bag in your car and hang on to litter until you find a garbage receptacle. Report litterbugs. Make sure your trash cans have tight-fitting lids. Share with others the proper way to dispose of trash. Put papers in a paper bag before placing them […]

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The Mayor Mentions… Rising Gasoline Prices

March 2011 Gasoline prices are rising in Dacula. At the time I wrote this article, premium gasoline was nearly $3.40 per gallon and rising, however in the last few days it has come down about 19 cents to $3.20 per gallon. Where are gasoline prices headed. The general consensus of economists is higher still. Some […]