By Samantha Sosa on February 17th, 2015 | Last updated: February 18, 2015 at 1:22 pm
Finding a way around Gainesville can be difficult with limited buses and dangerous bike lanes, but City Commission candidates offer similar solutions to improve transportation issues. Yet a public forum revealed they do not agree on how to pay for the changes.
By Graham Hack on February 10th, 2015 | Last updated: February 10, 2015 at 10:39 am
Gainesville City Commission candidates talk transportation issues – Gainesville Citizens for Active Transportation held a forum Monday evening for Gainesville City Commission candidates to discuss transportation issues and solutions. The Gainesville Sun Bundl launches groundbreaking political contribution app with a […]
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 Ana Rojo on September 24th, 2014 | Last updated: September 24, 2014 at 4:14 pm
Initiative to increase sales taxes by 1 percent to fund Alachua County transportation projects hit ballot in November.
By Taylor Widom on September 9th, 2014 | Last updated: September 12, 2014 at 5:05 pm
Students are now using IDs to board Alachua County school buses. The new system will help keep track of students’ whereabouts as they get on and off buses.
By Maria Llorens on April 14th, 2014 | Last updated: April 15, 2014 at 12:14 am
The Citrus County Health Department has implemented a mobile clinic program to help low-income and homeless patients get basic medical services.
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By Jay Martin on February 25th, 2014 | Last updated: February 25, 2014 at 3:34 pm
Global auto industry faces Peak Car, fewer drivers – Auto manufacturers are eyeing the leveling-off of global car sales within the next decade, as more young American workers are using bicycles, shared vehicles and public transportation. SaintPetersBlog Senate bills would expand […]
By Rachel Kurland on February 14th, 2014 | Last updated: February 15, 2014 at 8:48 am
Residents of Leesburg, Fla. have been wanting more access for golf carts to get around town, and the city is finally addressing their pleas with expansions being made.
By Mia Jones on November 4th, 2013 | Last updated: November 6, 2013 at 5:06 pm
Travel professionals reveal which days are cheapest to fly and how to cut traveling costs.
By Brittany Bokzam on August 30th, 2013 | Last updated: August 30, 2013 at 12:02 pm
Special prosecutor to investigate Public Defender Matt Shirk’s office – Florida Gov. Rick Scott has appointed state attorney Bill Cervone to investigate allegations about questionable behavior in the office of Public Defender Matt Shirk. Jacksonville.com Florida Ranks High In GI […]