Metro | City and County Commission
Commissioners can purchase or give up iPads after term.
Yvonne Hinson-Rawls was elected to the District 1 seat of the Gainesville City Commission on Tuesday with 1,126 votes — 54.29 percent of the total District 1 votes.
Santa Fe College's Student Government held a Gainesville City Commission candidate debate this election season, but UF's Student Government did not.
Tensions ran high Thursday afternoon as Gainesville City Commission candidates discussed their final thoughts on the city's biomass contract, fiscal condition and job creation at a debate at Santa Fe College.
The Gainesville city elections are fast approaching, and, if two UF organizations have anything to say about it, students will be flocking to the polls.
City and university officials met Tuesday afternoon to discuss creating a new city district around Gainesville's up-and-coming Innovation Square.
The start of early voting for Gainesville City Commission and the Republican Presidential Preference Primary elections, heralded by speeches and music, saw about 750 people vote this weekend.
At a Gainesville City Commission candidate debate Thursday night, District 1 candidates battled with ideas about job creation while at-large 1 candidates discussed spending in the city.
Mark Venzke is one of eight people running for the at-large 1 seat on the Gainesville City Commission. Elections are Jan. 31.
The majority of the Gainesville City Commission has chosen to financially support the opponent of a current commissioner's mentee.
City commission candidates spoke about local issues Wednesday night in one of their last public forums before early voting starts.
Armando Grundy is one of three candidates running for Gainesville City Commission, District 1.
Deep in his cavern of pearls, acoustic guitars and rifles, Richard Selwach searches for new treasure.