Leon County Commissioners Review Tallahassee-Leon County Bicentennial Plan

Leon County Commissioners Review Tallahassee-Leon County Bicentennial Plan

At the September 17th meeting, Leon County Commissioners voted to accept a status report on the Tallahassee-Leon County Bicentennial plan at their Sept. 16 meeting. The year-long Bicentennial celebration is planned for 2024 when Tallahassee and Leon County will both turn 200 years old. The status report noted that the Bicentennial is “an opportunity to […]

County Commission Votes 4-3 to Draft Civil Citation Ordinance for Marijuana Possession

County Commission Votes 4-3 to Draft Civil Citation Ordinance for Marijuana Possession

After receiving a Leon County staff report on Leon County’s Adult Civil Citation (ACC) program and recent marijuana reform efforts at its September 17th meeting, the Leon County Commission voted 4-3 to create a draft civil citation ordinance for marijuana possession. County Commissioners Bill Proctor, Nick Maddox, Kristin Dozier, and Rick Minor voted to direct […]

City Commission Approves Contract With GrayRobinson, P.A.

City Commission Approves Contract With GrayRobinson, P.A.

The City Commission approved a one-year contract with lobbying firm GrayRobinson, P.A. at their Sept. 11 meeting. The contract for the current firm expires Oct. 31, 2019. The new contract with GrayRobinson, P.A. will be effective Nov. 1, 2019 through Oct. 31, 2020. The cost of the contract is $45,000 for one year. Funding will […]

FAMU Students to Participate in City Fiber Study

FAMU Students to Participate in City Fiber Study

The City Commission moved forward in its citywide fiber network study at its Sept. 11 meeting. The Commission accepted an update on the study from Christian Doolin, Director of Strategic Innovation, and planned a presentation for the Dec. 4 Commission meeting. The research team of Florida A&M University students will present information from the study. […]