A fire near the border of Georgia known as the county line fire is now 50% contained. It has spread across nearly 35,000 acres. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Cameron Taylor spoke with Southern Area Type Two Incident Team Fire Information Officer John Bearer about the current situation with the county line fire and when he expects it to be fully contained.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/CLFireUpdateQNA.mp3]
Inferior housing is a key factor for why the poor pay more for energy in Gainesville, including rental properties with appliances so old or inefficient that utility bills can rival the rent.