The Florida Department of Transportation will continue its move down mainstreet today. Main Street from south of University Avenue to south of South First Avenue is now closed for the project expected to last approximately six weeks. FDOT will be taking out the old asphalt and bricks so underground utility work can begin. This is expected to affect parking areas along the road, as well as valet services. All businesses in the area will remain open and accessible
A month after its debut, Gainesville’s bike share program appears to have stirred little interest with an average of two daily bike rentals in May, according to city officials, who anticipate more rentals after the summer months when students return en force.