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Jacksonville Daily Record
No clear path for Friends of Hemming Park; Black Sheep kiosk project has new financial gapfor park operations, were examples of questionable judgment calls by Friends de
No clear path for Friends of Hemming Park; Black Sheep kiosk project has new financial gap
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted yesterday
for park operations, were examples of questionable judgment calls by Friends decision-makers, said council President Lori Boyer. There are more pressing issues in the next several weeks, though. Friends has a cash flow problem and is... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
City Council gives frosty reception to Hemming Park nonprofit's plea for $150,000 to stay afloatus show you what we can do,” Wood said. “I believe we have a plan for the park
City Council gives frosty reception to Hemming Park nonprofit's plea for $150,000 to stay afloat
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
us show you what we can do,” Wood said. “I believe we have a plan for the park that the city cannot do.” Council President Lori Boyer said that she has concerns about the group’s decision making that will be “hard to get over.” She said she’s not... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Report: Jacksonville-based EverBank may be up for sale; company officials mumor discuss any plans about a sale,” Oliver said in an email. A phone message l
Report: Jacksonville-based EverBank may be up for sale; company officials mum
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
or discuss any plans about a sale,” Oliver said in an email. A phone message left with Jacksonville City Council President Lori Boyer seeking comment did not get a response as of late Monday afternoon. In an April quarterly report published in a... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Mayor Lenny Curry pushes back on task force report that says property tax needed for cops, communityduring a Monday news conference, positions echoed by two other powerful City Ha
Mayor Lenny Curry pushes back on task force report that says property tax needed for cops, community
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 days ago
during a Monday news conference, positions echoed by two other powerful City Hall elected leaders, City Council President Lori Boyer and Sheriff Mike Williams. The trio’s comments came in response to a Sunday news story that a task force created... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Gentry critical of problems in Jacksonville Journey summer literacy camps; demands answers from Children's Commissionabout the need for performance data and wanted to see the commission�s response
Gentry critical of problems in Jacksonville Journey summer literacy camps; demands answers from Children's Commission
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
about the need for performance data and wanted to see the commission�s response to the concerns. City Council President Lori Boyer this year initially had concerns about various pools of money going toward summer camps. Those concerns led to... Read more
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First Coast News
Curry defends his pension plan:tax rates necessary to keep Jacksonville safe and competitive,” the report says
Curry defends his pension plan:
First Coast News / Posted 4 days ago
tax rates necessary to keep Jacksonville safe and competitive,” the report says. Curry, backed by Council President Lori Boyer, forcefully defended Curry’s approach, which would extend the life of an existing half-cent sales tax. “There is... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Does mayor's budget end Shipyards development?continuing. “When you pay 27 percent of your budget, it really constrains what
Does mayor's budget end Shipyards development?
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 8 days ago
continuing. “When you pay 27 percent of your budget, it really constrains what else you can do,” City Council President Lori Boyer said. “I think (Khan) is pretty astute and was pretty aware of where we were positioned when he decided to... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
More candidates sought for inspector general jobIf the number isn�t sufficient as the advertising period winds down, the commit
More candidates sought for inspector general job
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
If the number isn�t sufficient as the advertising period winds down, the committee could extend it. City Council President Lori Boyer said she wasn�t necessarily disappointed or surprised by the initial turnout, but was hopeful the next wave would... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Friends of Hemming Park hope council will budget $500,000 for contract; audit shows how taxpayer dollars spentbudget and not intertwine it with the $250,000 in Curry�s budget for next year.
Friends of Hemming Park hope council will budget $500,000 for contract; audit shows how taxpayer dollars spent
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 10 days ago
budget and not intertwine it with the $250,000 in Curry�s budget for next year. Will it be enough? Council President Lori Boyer said a special council committee will make a recommendation on the pending $150,000 and what should be in next... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
New City Council committee �hits the ground running��public satisfaction with government services� will be on the committee�s agend
New City Council committee �hits the ground running�
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 10 days ago
�public satisfaction with government services� will be on the committee�s agenda, as well. Wilson said council President Lori Boyer saw a need to �focus more on certain legislative priorities� and the committee will serve to expand communication... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Friends of Hemming Park have long struggled financially; vague city contract makes it difficult to track how public money was spentto the lineup could save thousands of dollars a year. �That�s being prudent an
Friends of Hemming Park have long struggled financially; vague city contract makes it difficult to track how public money was spent
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 18 days ago
to the lineup could save thousands of dollars a year. �That�s being prudent and imaginative,� he said. Council President Lori Boyer was bothered by the nonprofit�s failure to add unpaid musicians to the lineup. �There are a number of attitude and... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
New City Council shows eye for details, earns respect for drilling downThe committee meeting dragged on for hours. It’s way past lunch. Surely things
New City Council shows eye for details, earns respect for drilling down
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 24 days ago
The committee meeting dragged on for hours. It’s way past lunch. Surely things are about to wrap up, right? Not so fast. Lori Boyer still has a few questions. The topic has been beaten to death. How could there be any more ground to cover? Hold... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Ron Littlepage: Welcome to our algae-covered world, South Floridareinvent himself as a friend of the environment as he prepares for a future run
Ron Littlepage: Welcome to our algae-covered world, South Florida
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 27 days ago
reinvent himself as a friend of the environment as he prepares for a future run for the Senate. I like City Councilwoman Lori Boyer. I believe she will make a good City Council president. But I did find one of her appointments to the powerful... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
She does not have idle time: Ambitious goals nothing new for council president1, 10:53 AM EDT �I would rather be ashes than dust!� The opening line to Jack
She does not have idle time: Ambitious goals nothing new for council president
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 28 days ago
1, 10:53 AM EDT �I would rather be ashes than dust!� The opening line to Jack London�s �Credo� has a special place in Lori Boyer�s heart and mind. It�s taped to the desk at her San Marco home, poetic words that echo the way the new City... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Lori Boyer takes over as Jacksonville City Council presidentLori Boyer, a two-term City Council member and longtime San Marco preservation
Lori Boyer takes over as Jacksonville City Council president
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 28 days ago
Lori Boyer, a two-term City Council member and longtime San Marco preservation activist known for having a keen eye for detail, officially took the reins Thursday as the Jacksonville City Council president, promising to push an ambitious agenda... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Lori Boyer to take over as Jacksonville City Council leaderLori Boyer, a two-term member of the City Council and longtime San Marco preser
Lori Boyer to take over as Jacksonville City Council leader
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 28 days ago
Lori Boyer, a two-term member of the City Council and longtime San Marco preservation activist known for having a keen eye for detail, officially took the reins Thursday as the Jacksonville City Council president, promising to push an ambitious... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Lori Boyer to take over as leader of Jacksonville City CouncilLori Boyer, a two-term member of the City Council and longtime San Marco preser
Lori Boyer to take over as leader of Jacksonville City Council
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 28 days ago
Lori Boyer, a two-term member of the City Council and longtime San Marco preservation activist known for having a keen eye for detail, will officially take the reins as the City Council president during an installation ceremony Thursday. City... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Boyer chooses council members elected last year to lead committeesWednesday, June 29, 11:06 AM EDT Incoming council President Lori Boyer release
Boyer chooses council members elected last year to lead committees
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 30 days ago
Wednesday, June 29, 11:06 AM EDT Incoming council President Lori Boyer released her configuration of committees Tuesday evening and atop each list shows a familiar theme: Each of the six committees will be led by one of the 11 members elected in... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Ron Littlepage: City's infrastructure also on a fiscal cliffbasic infrastructure, which impacts the city’s quality of life, is in desperate
Ron Littlepage: City's infrastructure also on a fiscal cliff
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 30 days ago
basic infrastructure, which impacts the city’s quality of life, is in desperate need of attention now. City Councilwoman Lori Boyer told the Times-Union editorial board recently that there is a backlog of more than $700 million in infrastructure... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Incoming City Council president will focus on the basicseffectively and openly. That means holding multiple meetings in the sunshine,
Incoming City Council president will focus on the basics
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 1 months ago
effectively and openly. That means holding multiple meetings in the sunshine, said incoming City Council President Lori Boyer. She has built respect both within and without the council because she does her homework. Boyer was interviewed... Read more

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