GAINESVILLE - The Lake Lanier Association is hosting the 26th Annual Shore Sweep on Saturday, September 27. <br />
Ten locations lake-wide are participating including: Aqualand, Bald Ridge, <br />
Gainesville, Holiday, Port Royale, Sunrise Cove marinas, Lake Lanier Islands,and Clarks Bridge, Gwinnett and War Hill Parks.<br />
The event will take place from 8:00-1:00. Volunteers should plan to report to a participating location to pick up trash bags and a shore line area assignment for trash collection. All volunteers turning in at least one full bag of trash receive a t-shirt.<br />
Advance registration for the event is not required, but it does help organizers in scheduling shoreline coverage. If you would like to notify the association of your plans to participate, send an email to email@example.com.<br />
For more information regarding the event, see www.lakelanier.org.
About three dozen businesses from White County and the surrounding area showcased their services and the products they provide during the 2016 White County Chamber of Commerce Business Expo held Thursday.
The Flowery Branch City Council gave first reading approval to a rezoning request for a 7.1-acre tract on East Main Street that could lead to the construction of a 60-unit multi-family senior housing affordable-living complex.