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February 20, 2024

Concerns arise over pension funding for Jaguars’ stadium

Public officials are getting a stream of questions about a proposal to borrow from pension fund assets to help pay for the “Stadium of the Future.”

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February 16, 2024

Rising costs sinking big projects in Downtown Jax

The city may seek new proposals for the American Lions tower at Riverfront Plaza and for Hardwick at Ford on Bay, proposed on the old courthouse site.

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February 9, 2024

Rise considers redesign for burned Doro apartments

The developer of the Rise Doro apartment building is “very committed” to rebuilding the structure, says Lori Boyer of the Downtown Investment Authority.

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February 7, 2024

Rory Diamond back on duty at City Council

Jacksonville City Council member Rory Diamond returned after being excused for several months for a deployment overseas as a judge advocate general.

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January 26, 2024

City lawyer admits mistakes on removal of Confederate statues

General Counsel Michael Fackler said he should have consulted more members of his office when crafting an opinion for Mayor Donna Deegan.

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January 25, 2024

Two historic buildings recommended for preservation

The Jacksonville Historic Preservation Commission designated the Norman Studios and McIntosh buildings, both with ties to the city’s Black history.

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January 24, 2024

Neighbors assail plan for Chick-fil-A near First Coast High

North Creek residents urged City Council this week to reject rezoning for the project.

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January 24, 2024

Council backs sports tourism and Riverwalk drinking

Jacksonville City Council approved a pair of bills aimed at creating new things to see and do in Jacksonville.

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January 23, 2024

Second cruise line aims to sail from Jax

The new cruise ship would join the Carnival Elation, the only ship that currently sails from Jaxport’s Cruise Terminal.

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January 23, 2024

City panel OKs funding for JU law school to move

The $3.5 million would help the law school move into the historic 121 Atlantic Place Building Downtown.

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