Gainesville Regional Utilities General Manager Bob Hunzinger announced his resignation in a letter signed by him and Mayor Ed Braddy on Wednesday.
By Katina Prokos on September 9th, 2013 | Last updated: September 10, 2013 at 8:12 am
Farah’s on the Avenue will close its doors Friday. Owner Nick Farah cites his desire to expand his prepared food brand, the restaurant’s shrinking customer base and growing utilities bill as reasons for the close.
By Caitlin Sinett on September 5th, 2013 | Last updated: September 6, 2013 at 10:19 am
Braddy and his colleagues talk about what’s been done in the first 100 days, and what may be to come for Gainesville under Braddy’s direction.
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By Chelsea Rae on March 1st, 2013 | Last updated: March 7, 2013 at 4:22 pm
Gainesville held a ceremony Thursday celebrating the end of $1.3 million in renovations with many eco-friendly features.
By Billy Kennedy on February 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: February 26, 2013 at 2:18 pm
Federal Spending Cuts Threaten Delays in Air Travel – The effects of impending federal spending cuts include flight delays, reduced takeoffs and slower security. Reduced work time for employees of the Federal Aviation Administration could decrease the average number of […]
By Stephanie Denardo on February 13th, 2013 | Last updated: February 14, 2013 at 3:08 pm
A consent decree was filed Thursday to clean up the Cabot-Koppers Superfund site, which has contaminated local soil and the Floridan aquifer system for the past three decades.
By Hana Engroff on November 16th, 2012 | Last updated: November 16, 2012 at 6:47 pm
By Ben Bornstein — WUFT-FM The Gainesville City Commission made it clear at its Thursday meeting that it doesn’t want the local utility to fall under state legislative control. City commissioners voted in favor of keeping GRU under the current management, rather than have it controlled […]
By Chip Skambis on November 13th, 2012 | Last updated: November 27, 2012 at 4:01 pm
Debris clogging values in wastewater treatment plants costs time and manpower to remove.
By Dana Lewin on October 25th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 3:58 pm
A falling tree took down power lines and crushed a car on University Avenue near NW 27th Terrace, blocking both lanes of traffic. One woman was taken to Shands hospital with minor injuries.
By WUFT News on July 10th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:33 am
Demolition crews will begin work Wednesday morning on the Gainesville Community Redevelopment Agency’s Power District Catalyst Warehouse and site. The site is located at the former Gainesville Regional Utilities warehouse building just east of the Kelly Power Plant. Once demolition is […]
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