City Commission Accepts $1,878,411 in CARES Act Funding

At today’s City Commission meeting, the Commissioners unanimously voted to adopt the amended FY 2019-2020 Annual Action Plan and FY 2015-2020 Consolidated Plan in order to accept $1,878,411 in CARES Act funding. The funding will be used for housing and community development initiatives in response to the impacts of COVID-19 in Tallahassee. The COVID-19 CARES […]

City Commission Approves New Appointments to Airport Advisory Committee

City Commission Approves New Appointments to Airport Advisory Committee

The City Commissioners approved nine appointments to the Airport Advisory Committee at their meeting today, reducing the size of the committee from 18 to nine members. The Airport Advisory Committee advises the City Commission and the Tallahassee International Airport Management on airport operations as well as economic development opportunities related to the airport. The Commissioners […]

City Commission Introduces Ordinance Increasing Restrictions on Vendor Contact, Modifications to “Cone of Silence”

City Commission Introduces Ordinance Increasing Restrictions on Vendor Contact, Modifications to “Cone of Silence”

At the July 8 meeting, the City Commissioners introduced an ordinance that increases restrictions on contact between the City and vendors during competitive solicitation for goods and services. Ordinance 20-O-04 amends Section 2-357 of the Code of General Ordinances. Notably, the ordinance will change the effective date of the “cone of silence”—the period of time […]