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By Lauren Flannery on November 6th, 2014 | Last updated: November 7, 2014 at 10:37 am
Despite support from a range of institutions, voters struck down the one-cent sales surtax increase in Alachua County that would improve transportation, leaving the City of Gainesville and the Regional Transit System of Gainesville to reassess their plans and look for alternative sources of funding.
By WUFT News on October 31st, 2014 | Last updated: October 31, 2014 at 10:09 am
Charlie Crist made a stop on the University of Florida campus to rally support and encourage students and Gainesville residents to vote. The race will come to an end on November 4 when voters will cast their vote for governor.
By Katie Campbell and Erica A. Hernandez on August 26th, 2014 | Last updated: August 27, 2014 at 10:01 am
Congressman Ted Yoho claimed his seat in the August primary on Tuesday amid delay in voting results. Alachua County tallied up the votes in its primary elections, naming Lee Pinkoson, Ken Cornell and Gunnar Paulson among the winners.
By Natanya Spies on November 6th, 2013 | Last updated: November 6, 2013 at 1:25 pm
Incumbent Sue Weller re-elected Tuesday night as High Springs City Commissioner for another three year term. Weller won against Bobby Summers, a former High Springs commissioner and Alachua County, by 38 votes to fill city commission seat number three.
By Jennifer Tintner on October 6th, 2013 | Last updated: October 8, 2013 at 12:49 pm
Brent Malever is running for the District 1 seat on Ocala’s City Council in Oct. 15′s general election. His only opponent is incumbent Suzy Heinbockel, who’s been in office since 2009.
By Rochelle Alleyne on September 27th, 2013 | Last updated: October 10, 2013 at 5:22 pm
The search for new members of the Business Community Coalition’s Public Leadership Institute came to an end on Sept. 27 at its first meeting. In a partnership with the Gainesville Chamber of Commerce, the leadership program allows residents to learn [...]
By Zack Peterson on September 13th, 2013 | Last updated: September 13, 2013 at 4:03 pm
Attempting to make voter registration list maintenance more transparent, Florida Secretary of State Ken Detzner announced Wednesday “Project Integrity,” a series of discussions among election supervisors in October across the state.
By Jessica Kegu on April 10th, 2013 | Last updated: April 11, 2013 at 1:34 pm
Linda Ivery and Betty Jefferson, Eugene Jefferson’s wife, have been released on their own recognizance after they turned themselves in on election fraud charges from the District 10 Lake City council election.