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WCSH 6 Portland
El Faro Memorial at Dames Point ParkJACKSONVILLE, Fla.—The Jacksonville City Council approved an ordinance Tuesday
El Faro Memorial at Dames Point Park
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 3 hours ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla.—The Jacksonville City Council approved an ordinance Tuesday night to rename a local park to "." To honor the El Faro crew who died at sea. The park was probably one of the last locations the El... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
El Faro Memorial at Dames Point ParkJACKSONVILLE, Fla.—The Jacksonville City Council approved an ordinance Tuesday
El Faro Memorial at Dames Point Park
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 4 hours ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla.—The Jacksonville City Council approved an ordinance Tuesday night to rename a local park to "." To honor the El Faro crew who died at sea. The park was probably one of the last locations the El... Read more
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First Coast News
"El Faro Memorial at Dames Point Park"JACKSONVILLE, Fla.—The Jacksonville City Council approved an ordinance Tuesday
"El Faro Memorial at Dames Point Park"
First Coast News / Posted yesterday
JACKSONVILLE, Fla.—The Jacksonville City Council approved an ordinance Tuesday night to rename a local park to "El Faro Memorial at Dames Point Park." To honor the El Faro crew who died at sea. The park was probably one of the last locations the El... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
City Council approves $1.1B budget for 2016-17JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville City Council voted Tuesday evening to app
City Council approves $1.1B budget for 2016-17
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted yesterday
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville City Council voted Tuesday evening to approve the 2016-2017 budget of approximately $1.1 billion proposed by Mayor Lenny Curry. The new budget has increased funding for public safety. The budget includes... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Council weighs tougher penalties for false alarmsThe Jacksonville City Council on Tuesday held off on approving stiffer penaltie
Council weighs tougher penalties for false alarms
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
The Jacksonville City Council on Tuesday held off on approving stiffer penalties and registration requirements for burglary alarm users that the Sheriff’s Office hopes will reduce the roughly 36,000 hours it says police spend every year responding to... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Honoring the memory of those lost on El FaroJACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville City Council is officially voting to keep
Honoring the memory of those lost on El Faro
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted yesterday
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville City Council is officially voting to keep the memory of the crew of the El Faro alive with a symbolic gesture, Tuesday night. They are hoping to change the name of Dames Point Park to El Faro Memorial at Dames... Read more
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First Coast News
School board chair speaks about superintendent controversyI intend to discuss with the board on Friday," Smith Juarez said. She attended
School board chair speaks about superintendent controversy
First Coast News / Posted 7 days ago
I intend to discuss with the board on Friday," Smith Juarez said. She attended a joint session of the school board and Jacksonville City Council scheduled well before allegations began surfacing this week she'd wanted Duval Schools... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
State educator, community leaders urge Duval County to keep superintendentas reported in the media." Smith Juarez and the rest of the school board membe
State educator, community leaders urge Duval County to keep superintendent
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 7 days ago
as reported in the media." Smith Juarez and the rest of the school board members are meeting at noon Wednesday with the Jacksonville City Council. That meeting has been planned for weeks and is not related to Friday's special meeting that Smith... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Council committee scrutinizes plan to give district council members $70,000 to host communtiy eventsA Jacksonville City Council panel delayed clearing a plan to set aside $70,000
Council committee scrutinizes plan to give district council members $70,000 to host communtiy events
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
A Jacksonville City Council panel delayed clearing a plan to set aside $70,000 for council members to host community events after several council members raised questions about how the money could be spent that weren’t answered to their... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Group pushing to get more women at political table in Northeast FloridaCEO Linda Lanier and Jacksonville Public Education Fund Vice President Pam Paul
Group pushing to get more women at political table in Northeast Florida
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
CEO Linda Lanier and Jacksonville Public Education Fund Vice President Pam Paul. The group also includes two 2015 Jacksonville City Council candidates, Lisa King, vice president of Langton & Associates, and Ju�Coby Pittman, CEO of Clara... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Regulations, rising costs stall Sturgeon City's new centerregulatory surprises. Those payments funded designs of a building that the city
Regulations, rising costs stall Sturgeon City's new center
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
regulatory surprises. Those payments funded designs of a building that the city now cannot afford. At a workshop Sept. 20, Jacksonville City Council will consider six options for lingering plans to build the center, which first was drawn for 12,790... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
John Keane demands board pay full pensionRetirement Plan) payouts and it its place issue (General Employee Pension Plan)
John Keane demands board pay full pension
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 12 days ago
Retirement Plan) payouts and it its place issue (General Employee Pension Plan) equivalent equitable retirement benefit." Jacksonville City Council filed a lawsuit against Keane and the Pension Fund board seeking to halt the pension payments and... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Tropical storm warning issued for First Coast; Hermine expected to be hurricane when it hits Florida's Big Bend areapartners. Woodward also reminded residents that the mayor will initiate a stat
Tropical storm warning issued for First Coast; Hermine expected to be hurricane when it hits Florida's Big Bend area
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 27 days ago
partners. Woodward also reminded residents that the mayor will initiate a state of emergency at 5 p.m., after alerting the Jacksonville City Council. He added that city government will remain open on Thursday, while the American Red Cross is... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Rutherford takes GOP U.S. District 4 congressional primary; moves on to Nov. 8 general electionState Rep. Lake Ray who also found some traction in the race. A familiar face i
Rutherford takes GOP U.S. District 4 congressional primary; moves on to Nov. 8 general election
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 29 days ago
State Rep. Lake Ray who also found some traction in the race. A familiar face in the city — he is also former member of the Jacksonville City Council — Ray nonetheless struggled to break through the glut of ads from his competitors and raise the... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Five primary winners appear headed to Florida HouseGracie Bell McCastler. Daniels, 55, is a charismatic minister with a national f
Five primary winners appear headed to Florida House
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 29 days ago
Gracie Bell McCastler. Daniels, 55, is a charismatic minister with a national following. She also served one term on the Jacksonville City Council before losing a re-election bid last year. Now it looks like voters heeded her slogan of “Send Kim... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Committee approves Curry's budget with only minor changesA Jacksonville City Council panel on Friday OK’d Mayor Lenny Curry’s proposed b
Committee approves Curry's budget with only minor changes
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 1 months ago
A Jacksonville City Council panel on Friday OK’d Mayor Lenny Curry’s proposed budget without making any major changes, approving his plan to hire 40 new police officers but otherwise keeping quality-of-life services near their current... Read more

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