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UF considers P.K. Yonge’s purpose, application process

Jun 13, 2024
Plan of action anticipates new application process, programming.
Government + Politics

Alachua County votes on major issues in “banner day”

Jun 11, 2024
Items include West End, 2025 budget, investment policy, ballot initiative.

Alachua County may hire attorney to monitor Celebration Pointe bankruptcies

Jun 10, 2024
Commissioners to vote Tuesday on hire.
Government + Politics

Alachua County aims to conserve agricultural lands with new program

Jun 4, 2024
Board OKs draft agreement for new CareerSource governance.

Alachua County to buy West End Golf Course

May 28, 2024
County also adopts cameras in school zones, opens housing development proposals.
Government + Politics

Alachua, Alachua County to partner on Pinkoson Spring restoration

May 20, 2024
Citizens ask for historic preservation to be prioritized.

Construction underway at Veterans Memorial Park

May 15, 2024
Project to add parking lot, new playground should finish in July.
Government + Politics

Alachua County hears initial budgets by constitutional officers 

May 8, 2024
County manager to present proposed budget in July.
Government + Politics

Children’s Trust allocates $250K for gun violence

May 7, 2024
Joint meeting with county also covers literacy assessment update.
Government + Politics

Hawthorne talks parks, code enforcement with Alachua County 

Apr 30, 2024
City asks for wastewater project assistance.
Government + Politics

Alachua County moves public notices to website 

Apr 9, 2024
Public notices no longer appear in Gainesville Sun, state website.

Palms Medical Group opens new, larger High Springs location  

Apr 5, 2024
Former Fellowship Baptist Church bought in 2023 for project.
Government + Politics

Alachua County approves new CareerSource plan with doubts 

Mar 26, 2024
New plan joins six counties into one region. 
Government + Politics

Hawthorne sets strategic plan, delays code agreement with county 

Mar 20, 2024
New City Hall mural received greenlight. 
Government + Politics

Alachua County continues restructure of medical examiner office 

Mar 12, 2024
Interim medical examiner starts April 12.

NW 23rd Avenue construction delayed but coming in June 

Mar 11, 2024
County approved $8.9 million in January.
Government + Politics

Update: Florida Legislature set to approve $38M for UF land acquisition

Mar 7, 2024
Land proposed for UF golf course.
Government + Politics

Alachua County passes motion aimed at affordable housing, developer flexibility

Mar 6, 2024
Commissioners look to add inclusionary zoning.
Government + Politics

Alachua County delegation bills advance, stall as session winds down

Feb 14, 2024
One request impacts 2,658 acres in Alachua County.

West End Golf Course planned for purchase, possible sports venue  

Feb 2, 2024
Committee forms to plan major 2025 event.
Government + Politics

Alachua County works on new animal services shelter location

Jan 24, 2024
County has draft agreement with UF for land near campus.
Government + Politics

Alachua County ends idea of Gaza ceasefire resolution 

Jan 23, 2024
Meeting had more than three hours of discussion, mainly public comment.
Government + Politics

Alachua County development board OKs 4 final plans 

Jan 18, 2024
Projects include Springhills, Origis Energy substation amendment.

Ridaught: Launch of second indoor track season begins

Jan 12, 2024
Alachua County Sports & Events Center features full slate to start 2024.