2016 Heritage Trail Medallion Recipients

Lawrenceville Downtown Development Authority Announces 2016 Heritage Trail Medallion Recipients
The Heritage Trail Walkway Commemorates Daniel Ray Sosebee, Sr. and Mary Frazier Long

The City of Lawrenceville and the Downtown Development Authority (DDA) have announced Daniel Ray Sosebee, Sr. and Mary Frazier Long as the 2016 recipients of the Heritage Trail Medallions.

The walking trail was constructed in 2013 to pay homage to individuals – throughout Gwinnett County history – who have made significant contributions to the City of Lawrenceville. The walkway commences at the Gwinnett Fallen Heroes Memorial, ends in front of Rhodes Jordan Park and is represented along the way by individuals who have made extraordinary contributions to the development or wellbeing of Lawrenceville and/or its residents.

Mary Frazier Long- a fourth generation resident of Gwinnett County, raised in Lawrenceville- is well known for her passion for the Lawrenceville Community. Mary serves as a local historian for the City of Lawrenceville and has written books, numerous articles and narrated a riding tour of the city for several years. Mary is an active member of the Gwinnett Historical Society and commits her time to many other groups that contribute to Lawrenceville’s development.

Read more: GwinnettCitizen.com

Gwinnett Citizen . com  5 January 2016