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The Jacksonville Daily News
Light agenda for Jacksonville City CouncilOnly one item is listed on the agenda for this week’s Jacksonville City Council
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Only one item is listed on the agenda for this week’s Jacksonville City Council meeting, but there are financial matters on the consent agenda. Since 2015, the vendors listed in the N.C. Department of Transportation contract have not met... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Family celebrates the life of beloved advocateThe first Black councilwoman for the Jacksonville City Council has died. Fanni
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
The first Black councilwoman for the Jacksonville City Council has died. Fannie Coleman, 88, who served on the council from November 1991 to December 1993 and again from November 1999 to December 2011, will have the city flag flown at half-staff in... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Former Councilmember Fannie Coleman has passedof Chick-fil-a in Jacksonville while a councilmember in 2011 (Photo courtesy of
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 6 days ago
of Chick-fil-a in Jacksonville while a councilmember in 2011 (Photo courtesy of Chick-fil-a) JACKSONVILLE, Onslow - Former Jacksonville City Councilmember Fannie Coleman has passed. She served on the Jacksonville City Council from November 1991 to... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
City mourns loss of former Jacksonville councilwomanThe first Black councilwoman for the Jacksonville City Council has died. Fanni
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
The first Black councilwoman for the Jacksonville City Council has died. Fannie Coleman, 88, who served on the council from November 1991 to December 1993 and again from November 1999 to December 2011, will have the city flag flown at half-staff in... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Sherwood & Jacksonville Set Special Elections About Serving Alcoholthe road. Crain said the only way to overturn the dry law from the defunct Gra
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 12 days ago
the road. Crain said the only way to overturn the dry law from the defunct Gray Township was for Sherwood city council and Jacksonville city council to approve a special election and let the people who live in those areas decide. "It's got a... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Brosche should be applauded for her moral, political courageLeadership Conference agrees with the removal of Confederate monuments from pub
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 days ago
Leadership Conference agrees with the removal of Confederate monuments from public property. Recently the president of the Jacksonville City Council demonstrated moral courage by suggesting the removal of Confederate monuments from public... Read more
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First Coast News
Fate of Confederate monuments up in the air for Duvalsaid she is waiting on another request on the estimate cost. READ MORE: Remove
First Coast News / Posted 14 days ago
said she is waiting on another request on the estimate cost. READ MORE: Remove Confederate monuments from public display, Jacksonville City Council president says First Coast news obtained her email exchange with the Parks and Rec. Dept.... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
What are the differences in city and county governments?in charge of? Onslow County Board of Commissioners: The commissioners govern a
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
in charge of? Onslow County Board of Commissioners: The commissioners govern all 767 square miles of Onslow County. Jacksonville City Council: Jacksonville is 47.55 square miles with an additional 12.64 square miles of extraterritorial... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Onslow BOC divided on 'brunch bill'of the current time of noon. The county adding the potential new ordinance to
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
of the current time of noon. The county adding the potential new ordinance to the county follows on the heels of the Jacksonville City Council, who voted unanimously to approve the new ordinance on Aug. 22. If the county doesn't pass the... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Empower Jacksonville group looking to repeal HRO has ties to Orlando anti-LBGT organizationelse publicly associated with this new group have a history of opposing anti-di
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 18 days ago
else publicly associated with this new group have a history of opposing anti-discrimination protections approved by the Jacksonville City Council earlier this year. In February 2016, Stemberger held a press conference with a coalition of... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Empower Jacksonville group looking to repeal HRO has ties to Orlando anti-LBGT organizationelse publicly associated with this new group have a history of opposing anti-di
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 18 days ago
else publicly associated with this new group have a history of opposing anti-discrimination protections approved by the Jacksonville City Council earlier this year. In February 2016, Stemberger held a press conference with a coalition of... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Friday Lead Letter: We have bigger issues than Confederate monuments to confrontWhen I heard that Anna Lopez Brosche, president of Jacksonville City Council, h
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 19 days ago
When I heard that Anna Lopez Brosche, president of Jacksonville City Council, had asked several city departments to conduct an inventory of all Confederate monuments, memorials and markers on public property with the intention of having them removed,... Read more
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First Coast News
Jacksonville Council OKs 100 new police; filling jobs will take timeMayor Lenny Curry’s proposed $1.2 billion budget cleared a weeks-long review by
First Coast News / Posted 22 days ago
Mayor Lenny Curry’s proposed $1.2 billion budget cleared a weeks-long review by a Jacksonville City Council panel, which approved his plan to significantly increase spending on the city’s infrastructure and hire more police officers. Earlier this... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Ron Littlepage: Orlando agitator is back to continue battle against the Human Rights Ordinanceprofessing to love the sinner just as he did earlier this year when he helped l
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 22 days ago
professing to love the sinner just as he did earlier this year when he helped lead the unsuccessful charge to stop the Jacksonville City Council from passing an expanded Human Rights Ordinance. This time he’s with a group that announced last... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville Council OKs 100 new police; filling jobs will take timeMayor Lenny Curry’s proposed $1.2 billion budget cleared a weeks-long review by
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 22 days ago
Mayor Lenny Curry’s proposed $1.2 billion budget cleared a weeks-long review by a Jacksonville City Council panel, which approved his plan to significantly increase spending on the city’s infrastructure and hire more police officers. Earlier this... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Jacksonville votes 'yes' to rezoning, ETJ reductionIt was a “yes” night for the Jacksonville City Council as they voted on four it
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
It was a “yes” night for the Jacksonville City Council as they voted on four items at their regular meeting Tuesday night. The last item on the agenda was the one, it appeared, most people in the audience were there for: whether Jacksonville would... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Why Robert E. Lee’s name is missing from the sign at this Jacksonville high schoolor damaged. Statues of Lee and other Confederate leaders have recently come un
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 26 days ago
or damaged. Statues of Lee and other Confederate leaders have recently come under fire locally and across the country. Jacksonville City Council President Anna Lopez Brosche proposed the removal of Confederate monuments from public property,... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville’s Lee High School signs vandalized, then letters removed by district for repairor damaged. Statues of Lee and other Confederate leaders have recently come un
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 27 days ago
or damaged. Statues of Lee and other Confederate leaders have recently come under fire locally and across the country. Jacksonville City Council President Anna Lopez Brosche proposed the removal of Confederate monuments from public property,... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
God's disgust, citizens' rights brought up in light of 'brunch bill'Although three people stood to oppose the “brunch bill” – to the applause of ot
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
Although three people stood to oppose the “brunch bill” – to the applause of others in attendance – the Jacksonville City Council unanimously approved adding an additional two hours to Sunday’s alcohol-purchasing time period. The bill, which Gov.... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Council shoots down effort to extend term limitsThe Jacksonville City Council shot down a proposal to let voters extend term li
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 28 days ago
The Jacksonville City Council shot down a proposal to let voters extend term limits for local officials. In a 6 to 11 vote, the City Council decided not to put a referendum on the August 2018 ballot to allow council members, the sheriff, and Duval... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Jacksonville city council approves version of brunch billcities in Eastern North Carolina that will serve alcohol earlier on Sundays. T
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 28 days ago
cities in Eastern North Carolina that will serve alcohol earlier on Sundays. The Daily News in Jacksonville reports the Jacksonville city council approved its version of the state's brunch bill in a meeting Tuesday. That means alcohol sales can... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Large group expected to speak about relocating Confederate monuments at Jacksonville City Council meetingCity officials are expecting a significant number of people to speak at Tuesday
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 28 days ago
City officials are expecting a significant number of people to speak at Tuesday’s Jacksonville City Council meeting in reaction to the possible relocation of Jacksonville’s Confederate monuments. Last week, Council President Anna Lopez Brosche... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
City Council president nixes public workshop request for river dredgingJacksonville City Council President Anna Brosche said Tuesday she will not call
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 29 days ago
Jacksonville City Council President Anna Brosche said Tuesday she will not call for a council workshop on the deepening of the St. Johns River for bigger cargo ships. Brosche’s decision came in response to a request from City Council members John... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
City Council president rejects request for public workshop on St. Johns River deepeningJacksonville City Council President Anna Brosche said Tuesday she will not call
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 29 days ago
Jacksonville City Council President Anna Brosche said Tuesday she will not call for a council workshop on the deepening of the St. Johns River for bigger cargo ships. Brosche’s decision came in response to a request from City Council members John... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Our monuments should be respected — not removedcould indeed summon old hurts. But history remains history, warts and all, and
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 29 days ago
could indeed summon old hurts. But history remains history, warts and all, and our memorials need to stay. Members of Jacksonville City Council, these are not your statues. They are ours. For over 150 years they have stood majestically above... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
In Florida, an uproar over Confederate monumentsthe Alachua County Administration Building, returned to the local United Daught
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 30 days ago
the Alachua County Administration Building, returned to the local United Daughters of the Confederacy. The president of the Jacksonville City Council wants Confederate monuments moved from public property to museums and other settings. Members of... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Here are the Confederate memorials that will be removed after Charlottesvilleremoval, alteration, or other disturbance of any monument on public property th
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 30 days ago
removal, alteration, or other disturbance of any monument on public property that has been in place for 40 years or more.” Jacksonville City Council President Anna Lopez Brosche said she asked city officials for an inventory of all Confederate... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Here are the Confederate memorials that will be removed after Charlottesvilleremoval, alteration, or other disturbance of any monument on public property th
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 30 days ago
removal, alteration, or other disturbance of any monument on public property that has been in place for 40 years or more.” Jacksonville City Council President Anna Lopez Brosche said she asked city officials for an inventory of all Confederate... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Here are the Confederate memorials that will be removed after Charlottesvilleremoval, alteration, or other disturbance of any monument on public property th
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 30 days ago
removal, alteration, or other disturbance of any monument on public property that has been in place for 40 years or more.” Jacksonville City Council President Anna Lopez Brosche said she asked city officials for an inventory of all Confederate... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Jacksonville council to consider 'brunch bill' approvalThe Jacksonville City Council will consider whether or not to allow the sale of
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
The Jacksonville City Council will consider whether or not to allow the sale of alcohol beginning at 10 a.m. on Sundays at their meeting Tuesday night. The discussions for the council begin at 5 p.m. during a workshop where members are scheduled to... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Confederate memorials across the US will be removed after Charlottesvilleremoval, alteration, or other disturbance of any monument on public property th
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 1 months ago
removal, alteration, or other disturbance of any monument on public property that has been in place for 40 years or more.” Jacksonville City Council President Anna Lopez Brosche said she asked city officials for an inventory of all Confederate... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Here are the Confederate memorials that will be removed after Charlottesvilleremoval, alteration, or other disturbance of any monument on public property th
KGTV San Diego / Posted 1 months ago
removal, alteration, or other disturbance of any monument on public property that has been in place for 40 years or more." Jacksonville City Council President Anna Lopez Brosche said she asked city officials for an inventory of all Confederate... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Here are the Confederate memorials that will be removed after Charlottesvilleremoval, alteration, or other disturbance of any monument on public property th
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 1 months ago
removal, alteration, or other disturbance of any monument on public property that has been in place for 40 years or more." Jacksonville City Council President Anna Lopez Brosche said she asked city officials for an inventory of all Confederate... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Here are the Confederate memorials that will be removed after Charlottesvilleremoval, alteration, or other disturbance of any monument on public property th
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 1 months ago
removal, alteration, or other disturbance of any monument on public property that has been in place for 40 years or more." Jacksonville City Council President Anna Lopez Brosche said she asked city officials for an inventory of all Confederate... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Here are the Confederate memorials that will be removed after Charlottesvilleremoval, alteration, or other disturbance of any monument on public property th
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 1 months ago
removal, alteration, or other disturbance of any monument on public property that has been in place for 40 years or more." Jacksonville City Council President Anna Lopez Brosche said she asked city officials for an inventory of all Confederate... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Here are the Confederate memorials that will be removed after Charlottesvilleremoval, alteration, or other disturbance of any monument on public property th
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 1 months ago
removal, alteration, or other disturbance of any monument on public property that has been in place for 40 years or more." Jacksonville City Council President Anna Lopez Brosche said she asked city officials for an inventory of all Confederate... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Here are the Confederate memorials that will be removed after Charlottesvilleremoval, alteration, or other disturbance of any monument on public property th
KIVI Boise / Posted 1 months ago
removal, alteration, or other disturbance of any monument on public property that has been in place for 40 years or more." Jacksonville City Council President Anna Lopez Brosche said she asked city officials for an inventory of all Confederate... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Here are the Confederate memorials that will be removed after Charlottesvilleremoval, alteration, or other disturbance of any monument on public property th
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 1 months ago
removal, alteration, or other disturbance of any monument on public property that has been in place for 40 years or more." Jacksonville City Council President Anna Lopez Brosche said she asked city officials for an inventory of all Confederate... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Here are the Confederate memorials that will be removed after Charlottesvilleremoval, alteration, or other disturbance of any monument on public property th
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 1 months ago
removal, alteration, or other disturbance of any monument on public property that has been in place for 40 years or more.” Jacksonville City Council President Anna Lopez Brosche said she asked city officials for an inventory of all Confederate... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Here are the Confederate memorials that will be removed after Charlottesvilleremoval, alteration, or other disturbance of any monument on public property th
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 1 months ago
removal, alteration, or other disturbance of any monument on public property that has been in place for 40 years or more.” Jacksonville City Council President Anna Lopez Brosche said she asked city officials for an inventory of all Confederate... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
In Florida, an uproar over Confederate monumentsthe Alachua County Administration Building, returned to the local United Daught
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
the Alachua County Administration Building, returned to the local United Daughters of the Confederacy. The president of the Jacksonville City Council wants Confederate monuments moved from public property to museums and other settings. Members of... Read more
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