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“The Horse’s Mouth” with Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry

Welcome to “The Horse’s Mouth” with Tom McManus. Sponsored by Brust Nutter Wealth Advisors, The Horse’s Mouth is a unique talk show where Tom’s guests sidle up to his bar to discuss the intersection of sports, business, and life. Today, Tom sits down with Jacksonville...
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Lenny Curry calls on Jacksonville City Council to decide on confederate monument

“The Jax City Council should take a yes or no vote on the removal of monuments that represent the oppression of people. The people of Jax, that elected you, deserve to know where you stand. They elected you to make decisions,” Curry tweeted Tuesday, as a series of speakers in favor of maintaining a confederate monument in Springfield Park spoke in favor of a referendum on the topic.

Jacksonville to Washington? Mayor Lenny Curry watches congressional redistricting for his political future

Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry's top political adviser left open the door for Curry making a run for Congress after the state Legislature votes next week on a redistricting map proposed by Gov. Ron DeSantis. DeSantis wants the Legislature to redraw the lines for the 5th Congressional district, which stretches from west Jacksonville to the Tallahassee...

Lenny Curry for Congress? He’s thinking about it.

Were he to run for a yet-to-drawn seat, Curry would be an instant frontrunner. Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry’s next stop may be Washington, according to those in the second-term Republican’s inner circle. “Lenny Curry is definitely interested in running for Congress,” according to a source especially familiar with...

Council Member Danny Becton Files Resolution 2022-276, Urging Mayor Lenny Curry to use a Rolled-Back Millage Rate for FY2022-2023 Budget

Jacksonville, FL (April 7, 2022) – Council Member Danny Becton announced today that he has filed Resolution 2022-276, encouraging Mayor Lenny Curry to submit a proposed Fiscal Year 2022/2023 budget to the Jacksonville City Council using a Rolled-Back Millage Rate for Ad Valorem Tax Revenues for next year’s budget.

City Council members, Mayor Lenny Curry, public react to indictment of former JEA executives

Former JEA executives Aaron Zahn and Ryan Wannemacher were indicted on conspiracy and wire fraud charges, according to federal grand jury documents unsealed Monday. The 30-page indictment accuses the agency's former chief executive officer and finance chief of devising a plot to privatize one of Jacksonville’s largest and most important public agencies. If convicted on all counts, Zahn and Wannemacher each face up to 25 years in federal prison.

Mayor Lenny Curry says curbside recycling will return in April

Jacksonville — The suspension in curbside recycling pickup is almost over for Jacksonville residents. Mayor Lenny Curry announced today that the suspension will end April 4. He says he’s “grateful to our citizens for their patience during these challenging and unprecedented times as we’ve faced issues happening in cities throughout the nation.”

Ashley Moody, Lenny Curry want court to settle CD 5 redistricting question

The Legislature agrees. But groups who sued over the last map say now is not the time to question. Attorney General Ashley Moody says the Florida Supreme Court should weigh in on a redistricting concern raised by Gov. Ron DeSantis. The Florida Legislature agrees. But groups that successfully challenged maps passed by the Legislature a decade ago say it’s improper for the courts to consider the constitutionality of new maps before they even pass.
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UFC returning to the First Coast, says Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — It looks like UCF is returning to the First Coast!. Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry tweeted that Jacksonville will host Alexander Volkanovski vs. “The Korean Zombie” Chan Sung Jun on April 9. "It’s OFFICIAL! @UFC & @DanaWhite back in @CityofJax on April 9th! The main...