ATLANTA REGIONAL COMMISSION: The Atlanta Regional Commission is the regional planning and intergovernmental coordination agency for the 10-county Atlanta region. Since 1947, ARC and its predecessor agencies have helped focus the region’s leadership, attention and resources on critical issues.
CLEAN AIR CAMPAIGN: The Clean Air Campaign is a coalition of state agencies, businesses, organizations and individuals who have united to educate people about ground-level ozone and smog, and to encourage changes that we each can make in our daily lives that will reduce air pollution. “The overall mission of the Clean Air Campaign is to enable individuals, state and local governments and industry, initially in the metro Atlanta region, to understand and take personal and organizational responsibility for improving air quality by changing their behaviors.” – The Clean Air Campaign.
GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION: The Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) works to improve transit throughout metro Atlanta. The Gwinnett Place CID works with them on several projects to increase traffic flow and transportation in the area.
GEORGIA 511: Georgia 511 is a free phone service offered by the Georgia Department of Transportation that provides real-time traffic and travel information 24 hours a day, seven days a week to those traveling within the state of Georgia. The service covers all state routes and interstates and gives trip times, statewide traffic updates and information on construction projects and lane closures. Georgia 511 also connects to accident reporting roadside assistance, transit, airports, tourism information and 511 systems in neighboring states.
GWINNETT CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: As one of the largest and most successful chambers in the southeast, the Gwinnett Chamber’s membership spans metro Atlanta, from Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport to the University of Georgia in Athens. Whether you’re a business person, resident or community leader, they’re in business for you.
KOREAN AMERICAN RESTAURANT ASSOCIATION, SE USA (KARA): The mission of the Korean American Restaurant Association, SE USA (KARA) is to support Korean American Restaurant members through education and promotion.
QUALITY OF LIFE UNIT: This unit partners with other government and community organizations to help fix small problems before they become bigger by enforcing existing codes, ordinances and laws. The unit focuses on specific neighborhoods with elevated crime statistics. Officers primarily enforce existing ordinances related to litter, trash, dumping, junk cars, parking, signs, graffiti, maintenance, storage, zoning and occupancy.
PEACHPASS/State Road and Tollway Authority: The I-85 Express Lanes project is designed to provide motorists with the choice of a congestion free lane and provide increased transit options. Construction has begun to convert the existing High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) lanes to High Occupancy Toll (HOT) lanes. The construction zone includes approximately 16 miles of I-85 from Chamblee Tucker Road, just south of I-285, to Old Peachtree Road in Gwinnett County.