Metro | City and County Commission
The Gainesville City Commission voted Thursday afternoon to revamp the neighborhood parking decal program in neighborhoods around the UF campus area.
UF building construction junior Alfredo Espinosa announced his candidacy today for the District 4 City Commissioner seat.
K. Siva Prasad is used to being at a disadvantage.
Charles “Chuck” Chestnut was born and raised in Alachua County and doesn’t plan on leaving.
Editor’s note: This is part of a series that profiles candidates running for state and local offices.
Jean Calderwood knows the City of Alachua the way some people know their families.
The Gainesville City Commission voted 4-3 Thursday to send a proposed price hike for roam towing rates back to the Public Safety Committee. The same committee recommended earlier this year that the commission pass the measure.
The county held a community meeting Wednesday at the fairgrounds to discuss residents’ opinions and concerns about the current plan.
The Alachua County Health Department plans to hold a candy-flavored tobacco task force meeting at 3 p.m. Sept. 27 in its main building.
The Gainesville City Commission approved a request for the Gainesville Police Department to get funding from the Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation.
Early voting continues this week, with polls open from 10 a.m to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday. Polls will also be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, which is the last day to vote.
The Gainesville City Commission selected Nicolle Shalley as the new city attorney.