A judge ruled against Gainesville’s vaccine mandate for city employees Wednesday, but this decision may not be final.
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Threats of violence caused a Thursday Gainesville City Commission to be canceled.
Alachua County Commissioner Mary Alford grew up gardening. As a sixth-generation Floridian, she knows the advantages of having her own locally grown, fresh food: it tastes better, it’s sustainable, it reduces her stress and it brings communities together.
One city charter officer resigned Sept. 13 while another kept their job on the morning of Sept. 14.
The Gainesville City Commission will decide whether to terminate City Manager Lee Feldman at a meeting on Sept. 16.
Two city charter officers will be the third and fourth city officials to resign from their positions in the past four months.
All eligible Gainesville voters can cast their ballots for Commissioner Gail Johnson’s replacement this November.
Lacy Gifford, 38, voted for Commissioner Gail Johnson because of her commitment to East Gainesville, Porters Quarters and Seminary Lane. But with Johnson’s voice gone, the East Gainesville resident is uneasy about not having a voice for historically Black neighborhoods on the commission.
City Commission special election could be set for early November, Alachua County extends mask mandate
The Gainesville City Commission met Aug. 26 to discuss the enforcement of Alachua County’s newly-renewed seven-day mask mandate and to plan a special election following Commissioner Gail Johnson’s resignation.
City of Gainesville Commissioner Gail Johnson announced her resignation during a city commission meeting Monday.
Alachua County residents and visitors now need to wear a mask in public indoor areas for the next week following a vote from the Alachua County Commission. But the mandate doesn’t include UF buildings and facilities.
City of Gainesville employees now face an ultimatum: get vaccinated, or lose their jobs.
Dave Portnoy, the founder of the Barstool Sports brand, will speak to UF students in a free virtual event April 15.
Days before thousands of students were scheduled to return to UF’s campus, some faculty learned that about 61% of students attending in-person classes would be tested for COVID-19 by the first day of class, and students won’t need a negative test result to be cleared for campus.
In past semesters, students couldn't walk through Turlington Plaza during Student Government campaign season without being bombarded by SG candidates.
UF students have some big expectations to live up to following Bill Nye’s event Monday night.
More than two months after UF Student Government passed a bill to help students pay their rent, Reaghan Wooster finally received her rent relief.
Over the course of three weeks, the UF Student Government committee postponed three bills that would support civil rights issues on UF’s campus and beyond.
The UF Student Government funding model is undergoing revisions, and this could mean more money and guaranteed funding for some student organizations.
The new UF Student Government Judiciary Committee Chair has written one piece of legislation during his nearly two semesters in SG.