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Ward to take mayoral reins from Poe in January 

Nov 9, 2022
Ed Book, Casey Willits earn commission seats for districts 2 and 3.
Government + Politics

Voters pass surtax, single-member districts 

Nov 9, 2022
Both measures slip by on narrow margins.
Elections

Assistant state attorney wins open judicial seat

Nov 8, 2022
Brewer wins lopsided victory, taking more than 80% of the vote in five counties.
Elections

Familiar faces retain state, U.S. House seats

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Nov 8, 2022
Incumbents Cammack, Perry, Clemons and Hinson re-elected on Tuesday.
Elections

Incumbents look to retain county commission posts

Nov 8, 2022
Infrastructure improvements and fiscal responsibility are top issues among candidates
Elections

Early voting turnout reaches 30%

Nov 7, 2022
Ballot measures and multiple local contests to be decided Tuesday.
News

Perry, Long vie for redrawn Senate District 9 

Nov 3, 2022
Seasoned politicians battle to represent Alachua, Levy, Marion counties.
Elections

GNV candidates approach November runoffs

Nov 2, 2022
Districts 2, 3 to make final choice.
News

House races feature incumbents, newcomers  

Nov 1, 2022
Hinson, Clemons to face Merton, Peters for District 21, 22 seats.
Government + Politics

Alachua County to combine parks, roads in surtax  

Oct 26, 2022
Proposed surtax would fund Wild Spaces Public Places, roads and affordable housing.
Elections

Early voting begins in Alachua County

Oct 24, 2022
Registered voters have seven locations to select from throughout county.
Elections

Voters to decide Alachua County Commission structure

Oct 21, 2022
Both parties use same logic for at-large structure.
Elections

Cammack, Hawk vie for congressional seat

Oct 18, 2022
Candidates tackle vastly different map following redistricting
Elections

Bielarski, Ward to debate twice in coming weeks  

Oct 13, 2022
Candidates also spoke at forum on Sunday.
Elections

Alachua County election office sends out ballots  

Oct 4, 2022
More than 45,000 ballots were mailed.
Government + Politics

Ward, Bielarski draw contrasts in mayoral runoff

Aug 25, 2022
GRU rates—and what to do about them—provide sharp contrast between candidates
Government + Politics

Eastman wins city seat, 2 others go to runoffs

Aug 24, 2022
November election will decide remaining commissioners.
Government + Politics

Ward, Bielarski to contend for mayor in runoff  

Aug 24, 2022
Crowded field forces runoff.
News

Cammack, Hawk, Wheeler win primary battles

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Aug 23, 2022
Incumbent Chuck Clemons also fends off challenger
Government + Politics

August election brimming with local races

Aug 22, 2022
Voters need to check registration info before heading to polls.
Government + Politics

Local election timing could alter outcomes

Aug 18, 2022
City sought to increase turnout but may get surprises too.
Local News

Candidates woo voters at ‘Souls to the Polls’

Aug 14, 2022
Event aimed at motivating turnout for Aug. 23 elections
Government + Politics

Early voting period opens on Saturday

Aug 11, 2022
Alachua County residents can vote at seven locations for primary elections.
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Local election office finds second ballot error  

Jul 20, 2022
Almost 900 voters in Precinct 51 will need new ballots.
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