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From WUFT News

Former SNAP Recipients Leaving The Classroom To Meet New Work Requirements

SNAP Benefits

With recently restored time limits on Florida's Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, able-bodied adults through the age of 49 without dependents will only receive three months of food assistance unless they meet certain work requirements. Program organizers at Gainesville Community Ministry are concerned fewer people will be able to enroll in General Educational Development programs due to required work obligations.

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Second Day of GREC Trial Focuses on Difficulty of Removing Plastic from Biomass Shipments

An image entered as an exhibit in Wood Resource Recovery's lawsuit trial. It shows two employees walking along the enormous stockpile of wood the company built to grind down into burnable chips for the biomass plant in Gainesville. (Courtesy: Bill Gaston/Wood Resource Recovery)

Attorney's for GREC and Wood Resource Recovery discussed yard waste bags and delivery times during cross examination on the second day of their civil trial in Circuit Judge Monica Brasington's courtroom at the Alachua County Criminal Justice Center. Brasinton, who is overseeing the non-jury trial, will make a decision in the case later this month.

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