Leon County Commission to Consider Opioid Litigation

Leon County Commission to Consider Opioid Litigation

At the February 27th, 2018 Leon County Commission meeting, the Board will consider pursuing litigation against opioid manufacturers, distributors, and even pharmacies for claims regarding pain medications. In general, the opioid litigation brings claims against those parties for their role in creating the current state of the opioid epidemic, including deceptive marketing to physicians and distributing […]

Bannerman Road Property Slated for Higher Density Zoning

Bannerman Road Property Slated for Higher Density Zoning

On March 6, 2018, the Tallahassee-Leon County Planning Commission will consider a change to the zoning of approximately 30 acres located near the intersection of Bull Headley Road and Bannerman Road. The public notice, provided below, states that the Commission will consider changing the current Lake Protection (LP) designation to the Lake Protection Node (LPN) […]

Leon County Commission Approves $40K for Summer Youth Training Program

Leon County Commission Approves $40K for Summer Youth Training Program

Leon County Commissioners voted to approve  a partnership with CareerSource Capital Region for training and funding of the Leon County Government Summer Youth Training Program. The current cost to the County for the Summer Youth Program is $80,000. Through this agreement, the County and CareerSource would share the cost, each expending $40,000. Leon County’s Summer […]

Rosehill Says No to City Substation Plans, Spencer Road Home to be Purchased

Rosehill Says No to City Substation Plans, Spencer Road Home to be Purchased

After being rebuffed by homeowners in the Rosehill neighborhood, the City of Tallahassee’s electric utility is moving to buy property off of Spencer Road to expand a electric distribution substation in northeast Tallahassee. And homeowners on Spencer Road are not happy about the decision or the process. The property purchase was scheduled to be handled […]