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Alachua business gets help going solar

NanoSonic Products, Inc. in Alachua has received a grant from the USDA Rural Development Office to support the installation of a solar electric renewable energy system.  The system will make NanoSonic the only manufacturing company in Florida that generates adequate solar power to meet all of it’s electrical manufacturing requirements.  …

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Eastern Alachua County may soon be receiving a much-needed face-lift

Alachua County Commissioners are expected to move forward with plans to redevelop the eastern part of the county.  Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Stephanie Brown spoke with County Growth Management Planner Michael Cassteen who says the project brings great potential for economic growth. [audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/FPRedevelopQA.mp3]  

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Marion County residents get a break on fees

Residents in Marion County will now pay less for certain residential building projects. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Steven Gallo has more on the newly approved fee reductions. [audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/FPBuildingPermitswrap.mp3]

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New Senior Center opens in Gainesville

A new center in Gainesville will provide senior citizens with social, recreational, and educational opportunities. The new 17,000 square-foot City of Gainesville-Alachua county Senior Recreation center at northside park had its ribbon cutting ceremony this morning.  In attendance were Gainesville city commissioners, state officials, and senior citizens from all over the …

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