Cities In The News


Lilburn hires new assistant city manager

December 23, 2019

Gwinnett Daily Post

A former Gwinnett County government employee who has also worked for the city of Savannah and served as the city manager for Fort Oglethorpe has come to Lilburn to help oversee the city’s affairs.

Lilburn updates zoning ordinance

October 16, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Following a public hearing, the Lilburn City Council voted to approved text amendments to the Lilburn Zoning Ordinance of 2011.

Lilburn passes geocache policy similar Gwinnett Parks

September 12, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Geocaching is an outdoor activity that involves participants using a Global Positioning System (GPS) receiver or mobile device and other navigational techniques to hide and seek containers, called “geocaches.”

Lilburn creates commemorative bench, bike rack, flagpole policy

September 11, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The purpose of the new policy is to create a unified strategy for citizens wanting to honor an individual or group connected to the city through signage on or near a bench, bicycle rack, or flagpole.

Lilburn Mayor Crist, Council Member Voight will run unopposed

August 29, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Voters will need to choose between incumbent Council Member Scott Batterton and challenger John Patrick Abellera.

Powella appointed to Lilburn Merit Board

August 14, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The 6-member Merit Board is tasked with representing the interest of the public in the improvement of personnel administration and the selection of qualified staff and personnel for the city.

Lilburn will vote on Sunday Brunch bill

July 26, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Lilburn residents will vote in the Nov. 5 general municipal election on a referendum authorizing the city to permit and regulate Sunday sales of distilled spirits and/or alcoholic beverages by the drink from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Lilburn sets qualifying dates for Nov. election

July 25, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

All voting to elect the mayor and two city council members takes place at Lilburn City Hall, regardless of county polling places. Only residents of the city who are registered to vote with the State of Georgia are eligible to vote in municipal elections.