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Jacksonville, FL – (July 1, 2019) – As each council year presents new challenges and new assignments, the Council Term 2019-2020 has District 11 Council member Danny Becton assigned as the City Council Liaison to JEA. It was not until the JEA Board meeting of July 23rd that this role took on a whole new meaning as the JEA Board voted to approve a process that would look at the options to change the corporate governance of the organization.On that Tuesday, 23rd day of July, the JEA Bo... Read More...
Mon, July 1, 2019
Jacksonville, FL (February 6, 2019) – Jacksonville Electric Authority (JEA) is asking for the public’s help to prevent sewage disasters by defeating fatbergs, large clotting non-biodegradable sewage.JEA has broadcasted its mission to defeat fatbergs in city-wide email blasts, social media posts, and even created a commercial to inform the public on fatbergs and ask residents to think before they flush.JEA explained that its Wastewater Treatment System is designed to dispose of human ... Read More...
Wed, February 6, 2019
Jacksonville, FL (June 8, 2019) -- Each year, the City of Jacksonville, Public Works Department schedules various Hazardous Waste Remote Site disposal events around the city.One of the upcoming collection events is taking place in District 11:This event is to serve the needs of our Jacksonville communities and to help our environment, by providing a convenient access to disposing of those materials around the house that you really would like to get rid but do not know where to take them.Please l... Read More...
Thu, May 30, 2019
Jacksonville, FL. (November 30, 2018) - After months of work, the Special Committee on JEA Issues its final report, dated July 25th, 2018, along with a report from the Jessie Ball duPont organization issued on November 30th, 2018.Special Committee on the Future of JEA Final ReportJessie Ball duPont Fund - JEA Report Read More...
Fri, November 30, 2018
Jacksonville, FL (September 24, 2018) – In looking to address community concerns regarding storm water issues around the District, Councilman Danny Becton along with leadership within the City’s Department of Public Work performed a field trip to gain a first-hand look at the areas of District 11 including Bayard, Gate Parkway, Deerwood and the Old Baymeadows golf course areas.Joining Councilman Becton on these visits included Operations Director of Public Works, Bill Joyce, Public W... Read More...
Mon, September 24, 2018
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