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photo: Florida Gateway College meeting with Lake City and Columbia CountyThe Great FGC – Columbia Cnty – LC Pow Wow: Not Exactly Kumbaya, But All Met In the Same Room For the First Time

 

Representative Chuck Brannan and Senator Jennifer BradleyCounty Leg. Delegation Today at 1 pm: Will also be broadcast live over County’s Youtube channel

 

Commissioner Ronald Williams with caption: "There got to be some kinda problem. He wouldn't be asking for a meeting."FGC President Calls for Joint City-County-College Meeting to Discuss Issues of Concern

 

Photo of Com. Hollingsworth, County Aty Joel Foreman, Com. Tim Murphy, Asst. County Mngr. Kirby, County 5 Chairman Rocky Ford, Com. Toby Witt, with the caption: Milling around trying to figure it out. Commissioner Ron Williams, "That's Bullshi!t ya' all."The Columbia County 5 Fort White Fiasco: Legal Meetings Are Difficult for Them & County Attorney Joel Foreman

 

Larry Sessions, Suwannee Valley Transit AdministratoCompliance Issues Continue to Plague the SVTA: Following the law and its own rules continues to be problematic

 

Columbia County: Elsa Is Here, It Could Have Been Worse

 

Columbia Cnty Econ Dev: Water to Plum Creek-Weyerhauser-Mega Industrial Park? 15 Years & Counting

 

Town of Fort White To Get $75k From Columbia County Taxpayers For the Privilege of Providing It With Clean Water

 

Columbia County Courts and Others Getting Back to Normal, ‘Sort Of’

 

Columbia County: Civilian Review of the Sheriff’s Office Nixed – Sheriff Say’s He Does It Himself

 

Lake City Medical Center Investing Additional $36 Mil In Improvements

 

Worker holding stop sign with copy: County puts cart before horseColumbia County Residents About to Get Slammed: Building Permit Fees Headed Skyward – But First The County 5 Must Follow the Law

 

Olustee the Monument, April 15: A Dance by Columbia County To Deny Its Real Plan, To Wash Its Hands of the Monument

 

Lake City Medical Center: $1.6 Mil Investment In Robotic Surgery

 

Olustee - ‘Second Thoughts’: Commissioner Robby Hollingsworth Shows Up At City Council, “It’s kinda’ strange, but here I am.”

 

Olustee, the Monument That Keeps on Giving, Now in the Hands of the Columbia County 5

 

Lake City – Columbia County, Utility Progress: While They Met About Gas – The Theme Was Cooperation

 

Olustee Park & Monument:  County Attorney Foreman Says, “‘Give (Lake) City a deed,’ and make them say no.”

 

Photo of Olustee battlel obelisk with copy: Olustee Battle Obelisk in a downtown Lake City park, owned by Columbia County. What is the County's next step?Lake City Legal Opinion: Olustee Park – Home of Confederate Monument – Owned By Columbia County

 

Photo of Werner's Lake City terminal with copy: Made in America, Werner Enterprises Opens in Lake City-Columbia CountyWerner Enterprises Opens in Columbia County: New Lake City Terminal Goes On-Line

 

Town of Fort White Utility Slam-Dunk Foiled: Lake City and Private Utility Rain on Fort White - Columbia County Parade

 

Town of Fort White Utility Slam-Dunk Foiled: Pushback --The Rest of the Story

 

Chief Judge Feagle’s Term Unanimously Extended, Judge’s Updated Court COVID-19 Plan Released

 

Lake City Vice Mayor Appears Before the County 5 to Discuss City Utility Policy & the City Budget: His Appearance Not Sanctioned by the City Council

 

Columbia County's Legislative Delegation Gets a Visual: Bottled Water Is Also About the Bottles

 

Photo of Florida Capitol with copy: Florida Legislative Delegation in Columbia County, 2 pm TuesdayColumbia County Legislative Delegation On-Tap for Tuesday at 2 pm

 

Columbia County Econ Dev:  Niagara Gets Thumbs Down – County Could Lose 150 Potential Jobs

 
 
 
 
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