Leon County Commission Approves $1.5 Million for Social Services, Special Events in 2020

Leon County Commission Approves $1.5 Million for Social Services, Special Events in 2020

At the Tuesday Leon County Commission, officials voted to approve a $1.3 million funding level for the Community Human Service Partnership (CHSP) for fiscal year 2020. In addition, the County Commission voted to approve a five-year annual commitment of $100,000 to the Kearney Center/Homeless Shelter, $87,500 for county commissioner district budgets and $27,000 for special […]

First DCA Court Ruling Favors Killearn Golf Course Owner

First DCA Court Ruling Favors Killearn Golf Course Owner

Today the Florida First District Court of Appeal, after hearing oral arguments, denied an appeal filed by Jorge Piekarewicz and J. D. Rayburn and affirmed a lower court decision made in favor of Killearn Golf Course owner Barton Tuck. The decision affirmed a ruling made by Leon County Circuit Court Judge James O. Shelfer. The […]

Study Shows Fiber Optic Projects Can Be Financially Risky

Study Shows Fiber Optic Projects Can Be Financially Risky

Last week, the Tallahassee City Commission voted 3-2 to move forward with a study to determine the feasibility of building a citywide, fiber optic utility. More specifically, the votes means that city staff will now begin developing an RFP for the study. City Commissioner Jeremy Matlow was supportive of the idea and is interested in […]