The show aims to share the passions and interest of living in the City of Peachtree Corners, through lively interviews with elected officials, local authors and community personalities who lives and stories we’d like to share you. Included in that will be community issues and interests – like politics, city development plans, dining, entertainment, local sports and recreation and local achievements.
Find out why Lisamarie Bristol is Running for Gwinnett Solicitor-General?
Lisamarie Bristol, a candidate for Gwinnett’s next Solicitor-General, wants to use her experience to create a safer, more compassionate community through effective early interventions that protect victims and help to set low-level offenders on the right path. Bristol and Rico Figliolini discuss her experience and plans were she to win the seat in 2022.
What does the French American Chamber, 5G Program Expansion and the Secretary of Transportation have in Common?
Peachtree Corners and Curiosity Lab continues to draw attention nationally (with a recent visit by Secretary of Transporation Pete Buttigieg) and internationally (from France, the Swiss Consul General, and others.) Find out how this impacts our community, business, and where we go from here. With your host Rico Figliolini and City Manager Brian Johnson on Prime Lunchtime with the City Manager.
Autumn Clark, Powering through to a Strong Comeback
Autumn Clark, a student at Greater Atlanta Christian School (GAC), is a gifted athlete who has worked tenaciously to develop her talents. More than a year ago, she suffered an injury that sidelined her for a while — but not for long. She powered through her rehab and had returned stronger and more determined than ever.
[00:00:30] - Opening
[00:01:40] - Autumn’s Background
[00:02:57] - A Huge Setback
[00:05:33] - Physical Therapy and Coming Back
[00:08:23] - Balancing Sports, Life, and School
[00:11:24] - How COVID has Impacted Sports
[00:13:06] - How Autumn Plays
[00:15:41] - Moving on to College
[00:17:06] - Autumn’s Other Interests
[00:22:15] - Closing
"Stay Positive" Debbie Mason's Journey with a Daunting Diagnosis
Cancer is never a diagnosis you want to hear. Debbie Mason, active resident of Peachtree Corners and wife of Mayor Mike Mason has faced ups and downs in her battle with this terrifying diagnosis. In this follow-up episode to the article in Peachtree Corners Magazine, Debbie and Mike share the story of their incredible journey.
[00:00:30] - Opening
[00:02:05] - Routine Testing
[00:05:21] - The Diagnosis
[00:07:51] - Treatment and Complications
[00:16:01] - Love, Support and Prayers
[00:18:07] - Changing Priorities
[00:20:57] - Mike’s Feelings
[00:24:33] - Dealing with COVID
[00:25:53] - Next Steps
[00:30:10] - Closing
New Huge Medical Campus, 1200 new jobs; Two Autonomous Vehicle Companies; and National Attention
What company just announced a $500 Million investment to build a medical campus in Peachtree Corners and add 1200 new jobs to the area? What 2 models of autonomous vehicles will make their debut in late August on Curiosity Lab's 5G enabled 3.0-mile test track? Plus trees, trees, trees. Some talk about Georgia Power and continued tree removal and trimming.
[00:00:30] - Opening
[00:01:28] - Intuitive Surgical Coming to Peachtree Corners
[00:33:04] - New Autonomous Vehicles
[00:39:42] - Georgia Power Tree Removal
[00:48:14] - Closing
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V2X Mobility, Path to Fitness and Getting Back to Work, with City Councilmember Alex Wright
In this episode of Peachtree Corners Life, Rico talks with Councilmember Alex Wright about new programs coming from Curiosity Lab, economic advancements in the city, plus the October V2X Conference, the expansion of the Path to Fitness trail, and additional improvements to Town Center.
[00:00:30] - Intro
[00:01:12] - Coming back to work after COVID
[00:06:38] - Government Work Post COVID
[00:10:20] - V2X Conference
[00:13:22] - Autonomous Vehicle Usage
[00:21:14] - Fitness Trail Updates
[00:26:55] - Creating Anchors
[00:41:48] - Closing
Rico and Rita's podcast provides much-needed 'inside information' as to what is going on in the city of Peachtree Corners, Georgia. As of this writing, the PCL podcast episodes have been featuring local politicos, but there is not doubt that the guest list will become varied due to the fact that there is a wealth of interesting, talented individuals in Peachtree Corners, Georgia, a rather young city located about 20 miles north of Atlanta. Rico is a world-class interviewer who is knowledgeable about an amazing amount of subjects as well as the background of his guests.