City to Vote on $600K for Public Housing Project

City to Vote on $600K for Public Housing Project

At their next meeting, the Tallahassee City Commission will vote on a recommendation to provide $600,000 in additional funding for a major public housing project. The City and the Tallahassee Housing Authority (THA) have created a redevelopment plan for the Orange Avenue public housing complex. The 200-unit apartment complex will be replaced with 390 residential […]

City Commission to Vote on Contract Award to Ajax Construction for Public Safety Campus

City Commission to Vote on Contract Award to Ajax Construction for Public Safety Campus

Tomorrow the Tallahassee City Commission will vote on accepting the staff recommendation to negotiate a “Construction Manager at Risk” contract with Ajax Construction to build the city approved public safety campus on the southside of town. The final cost of the project will be determined once the contract is negotiated and project design is substantially […]

Celebrating Our Community’s Veterans

Celebrating Our Community’s Veterans

 “As we express our gratitude we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words but to live by them.” – John F. Kennedy Once again, Vet Events Tally, known simply as “V.E.T. Inc.,” brought Tallahassee a joy filled Veterans Day Parade. Receiving help from Leon County, the City of Tallahassee, and […]

Bondi Rips FDLE Over Elections Investigation

Bondi Rips FDLE Over Elections Investigation

By Jim Saunders, The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE — In an unusual move, Attorney General Pam Bondi on Sunday publicly criticized Florida Department of Law Enforcement Commissioner Rick Swearingen for not pursuing an investigation into alleged irregularities in the handling of election ballots in Broward and Palm Beach counties. Bondi’s office released a two-page […]

FSU Preview: Florida State versus Notre Dame

FSU Preview: Florida State versus Notre Dame

By Scott Carswell Jr. On Saturday the Seminoles will head to South Bend, Indiana to take on the Notre Dame Fighting Irish at 730 on ABC. The game time temperature is projected to be around 25°. The Fighting Irish are undefeated at 9-0 on the season. Their wins have come against Michigan, Ball State, Vanderbilt, […]

Midterm Election Impact on U.S. Economy

Midterm Election Impact on U.S. Economy

Tuesday’s midterm elections were widely regarded as a referendum on President Trump. However, it appears voters were not voting on the economy. Instead, the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reported that “a surveyor of tens of thousands of voters or likely voters released Tuesday found that their top concerns were healthcare and immigration.” What about the […]