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By James Thieke on October 16th, 2013 | Last updated: October 16, 2013 at 6:11 pm
With the rising cost of utilities for Gainesville residents, some have taken to living without the aid of established utility companies.
By Katherine Kallergis, Heather van Blokland, Rebekah Geier and Max Mattern on October 16th, 2013 | Last updated: October 18, 2013 at 2:26 pm
Gainesville Regional Utilities General Manager Bob Hunzinger announced his resignation in a letter signed by him and Mayor Ed Braddy on Wednesday.
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.
By Forrest Smith on July 29th, 2013 | Last updated: November 14, 2013 at 2:38 pm
Process underway to clean local creeks of a 400,000 gallon sewage spill.
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 Tondrea Haddly on February 20th, 2013 | Last updated: February 20, 2013 at 6:29 pm
The price of installing solar panels has decreased significantly, and for those who can afford the initial investment, the savings add up fast. WUFT’s Tondrea Haddly takes a look at the program GRU operates for rebates and solar feed-in tariffs.
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 WUFT News on September 14th, 2012 | Last updated: September 19, 2012 at 11:24 am
About 130 students are signed up to attend the area’s third annual Gainesville and Alachua County Environmental Youth Summit on Saturday. Nkwanda Jah, the event’s organizer, explains the opportunities this event offers to local youth.