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Ward: stability needed for GRU, budget numbers 

Jun 14, 2024
GRU Authority approved motion to further cut its general services contribution on Wednesday.
Government + Politics

GRU Authority OKs budget cuts, hiring second law firm 

Jun 13, 2024
Attorney says chances of referendum lawsuit are high.
Government + Politics

GRU Authority votes to keep Cunningham, reduce expenses in tense meeting

Jun 10, 2024
Utility rates scheduled to remain flat for 2025.
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Gainesville OKs ballot initiative for second time, building code changes 

Jun 6, 2024
Thursday’s meeting includes change in travel policy.
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Gainesville to redo votes on GRU Authority ballot initiative 

Jun 4, 2024
City to also consider changes to development code section.
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GRU Authority challenges city’s ballot initiative, discusses money transfer

May 29, 2024
Proposed budget is 31% debt payments.
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Gainesville hears 2025 budget scenarios for fire, police 

May 29, 2024
City had presentations on four largest departments.
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New GRU Authority sworn in, discusses past, future 

May 23, 2024
New chair Ed Bielarski starts meeting with presentation on GRU’s recent history.
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New GRU Authority sets first meeting Thursday

May 21, 2024
Agenda includes swearing in and election of officers.
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Gainesville votes on ballot initiative despite concerns by GRU attorney

May 17, 2024
Initiative would ask if voters want to eliminate GRU Authority.
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DeSantis appoints 5 new GRU Authority members following resignations

May 16, 2024
New authority includes two former members.
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Gainesville enters budget season dependent on DeSantis’ appointments 

May 7, 2024
Staff presented two proposed budgets that hinge on utility funding.
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GRU, local solar companies disagree on net metering change for solar 

Apr 19, 2024
GRU changed the rate that home solar receives.
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Gainesville City Commission OKs ballot language draft

Apr 18, 2024
Two votes scheduled for May.
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GRU Authority finalizes vote on net metering amid pushback

Apr 17, 2024
Authority OKs new metering opt out.
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GRU plans rate change for rooftop solar payments

Apr 16, 2024
Utilities push away from net metering at full retail rate.
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Gainesville OKs security upgrades, uses dwindling ConnectFree funds 

Apr 4, 2024
Commission starts zero-emission transition plan.
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GRU Authority votes on attorney, procurement policy

Mar 27, 2024
GRU removes preference from procurements.
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Gainesville OKs changes to free downtown parking

Mar 21, 2024
Commission creates downtown advisory board.
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Gainesville commission plans to put GRU Authority on upcoming ballot 

Mar 21, 2024
Commission needs two supermajority votes to continue.
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DeSantis to reappoint GRU Authority after lawsuit, 4 resignations

Mar 15, 2024
Application process open until April 15.
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Gainesville votes to formalize permit work with GRU 

Mar 7, 2024
Commission gives OK for pickleball courts project.
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GRU to start $50 million wastewater construction in April 

Mar 5, 2024
Initial construction to lay groundwork for $110M phase 2.
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Gainesville commission, GRU Authority hold first joint meeting

Feb 28, 2024
Members discussed two items with no votes.
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