The Black News Channel Comes to Northeast Tallahassee

The Black News Channel Comes to Northeast Tallahassee

On Feb. 10, 2020, the Black News Channel, a 24/7 television network for African American news, will officially launch. The BNC, which is projected to reach millions of households nationwide, will be headquartered in Tallahassee. A former CareerSource office building located at 2320 Killearn Center Blvd. will serve as the BNC studio, and the network […]

City Commission Selects Northwood Centre as New TPD Headquarters Location

City Commission Selects Northwood Centre as New TPD Headquarters Location

The City Commissioners finalized the location for the TPD Headquarters at their January 29 meeting. They unanimously voted to select the Northwood Centre, a City-owned site at 1904 North Monroe and 514 West Tharpe Street. Multiple locations were considered and eventually narrowed down to two locations: the Lake Bradford Road Wastewater Treatment Plant and the […]

City Commissioners to Consider Funding for StarMetro Operational Analysis

City Commissioners to Consider Funding for StarMetro Operational Analysis

For the first time since redesigning its transit system, StarMetro may conduct a Comprehensive Operational Analysis (COA) beginning this year. At their January 29 meeting, the City Commissioners will vote on approving funding for StarMetro to hire a consultant for the COA. In November 2019, the Capital Region Transportation Planning Agency (CRTPA) approved the project […]

UPDATED: Elected Officials Wrestle with Marpan Recycling Contract

UPDATED: Elected Officials Wrestle with Marpan Recycling Contract

UPDATE The City Commissioners discussed the City’s contract with Marpan Recycling at their January 29 meeting. The Commissioners unanimously approved the staff recommendation to negotiate a transition agreement with Marpan and hire a consultant to conduct a study on alternative options. The Leon County Commissioners approved the same recommendations at their meeting on January 28. […]