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Tag Archives: Alachua County Commission
By Cassandra Vangellow on October 29th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 3:54 pm
Voters in District 3 have a choice between two experienced candidates.
By Brandan McCalla on October 18th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:10 pm
The Alachua County Public Works Department is assessing a $2.7 million proposal to widen SW 61st Street and SW 20th Avenue. The project would also add sidewalks and pedestrian crosswalks.
By Denise Toledo on September 13th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:38 pm
The proposal would increase the existing sales tax from 6.5 to 6.75 percent
By WUFT News on August 15th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 1:53 pm
One race from the Tuesday ballot may take a few days to resolve. Longtime Congressman Cliff Stearns is going to have to depend on provisional and overseas ballots if he wants to continue his career in congress. Running in the [...]
By Corey Brooks on August 7th, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:07 pm
Mosquitoes are widely considered pests that can cause some trouble. But now they are being considered a health threat as they can carry viruses like West Nile. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Corey Brooks has the story of the scope of the [...]
By Blake Alderman on June 18th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:49 am
Tomorrow ( June 18th) The Alachua County Commission will conduct a special meeting to discuss the 2013 budget plans. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Blake Alderman spoke with Alachua County Commissioner Susan Baird about the goals for the upcoming meeting.
By Robert Lopez on May 23rd, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 9:10 am
A transit sales tax will no longer be on the ballot for Alachua County voters this fall. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Robert Lopez reports on the Alachua County Commission’s decision and how Gainesville city commissioners are taking the news.
By Rachel Stern on April 12th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 11:29 pm
The Alachua County Commission unanimously approved the new Shands drug addiction and eating disorders facility earlier this week. As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Rachel Stern .
By Bryan Garcia on March 27th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 11:24 pm
The Alachua County Commission has approved a motion to let the Sheriff’s office to continue to manage the correctional facility, allowing the Sheriff’s office to hire new staff members. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Bryan Garcia spoke earlier today with Sheriff Sadie Darnell about the agreement.