Temperatures in Gainesville reached 32 degrees Fahrenheit Tuesday, and are expected to drop further throughout December. To help residents get through inclement weather circumstances, Gainesville has programs and mechanisms to prepare people and keep them safe.
City and County Commission
The commission is waiting on state approval in the start of 2021
The commission also denied a request to build a solar array near a historically Black community in Archer
County Commissioners voted to increase the county’s budget by $15 million
The proposed changes would have required hosts to submit an electronic form that included the gathering’s location and size
Previously, residents could receive a citation from law enforcement for carrying open containers of alcohol on public property
Applicants could previously receive up to $2,500
Development of affordable housing and buildings related to basic needs would still be allowed
The Alachua County Commission could be decreasing its indoor gathering limit to reduce the spread of COVID-19 as soon as Monday.
Residents will vote Aug.18 for a candidate who will have the opportunity to remedy the housing situation
The contest design will fill the plot where Old Joe, a Confederate statue, stood for 113 years
Gail Johnson proposed a pause on the development of high-end apartments on Seminary Lane, an affordable housing complex in a historically Black neighborhood that was demolished in 2009
An online dashboard will use mapping technology so residents can track businesses’ current and previous violations and inspections
Students will be given two UF-themed cloth masks when they return to campus