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Voting information

Click here for the Alachua Chronicle Voter Guide, written by Len and Jennifer Cabrera:

Alachua County Supervisor of Elections site – check your polling place, sample ballots, etc.

Click here to see a sample ballot

Financial reports for all local candidates

Letters, articles, and editorials by candidate/topic:

State Representative, District 21: Hollye Merton

State Representative, District 22: Chuck Clemons

County Commission: Mary Alford and Marihelen Wheeler

County Commission: Ken Cornell

Gainesville Mayor: Harvey Ward

“Mayor Lauren Poe, Commissioner Adrian Hayes-Santos, Commissioner Harvey Ward, and Commissioner David Arreola all said they wanted to continue to be named in the [local firearm law preemption] case.”

Ward said he wasn’t looking forward to the [electric rate] increases: “I don’t want to pay it myself. I believe it’s necessary… I want to point out that one of the reasons we are where we are, cost-wise, is that the people of Gainesville have consistently said ‘We want renewable energy.’ And that predates everybody up here. Well, one of the ways we do that is by having a biomass plant, a renewable energy plan… Renewable energy is not as cheap as, say, coal.”

The motion passed 5-2, with Johnson and Duncan-Walker in dissent. 

Gainesville Mayor: Ed Bielarski

Gainesville City Commission District 2: Ed Book

High Springs City Commissioner, District 3: Tristan Grunder

Soil and Water Conservation: Daniel “Danny” Taylor

Soil and Water Conservation: Walt Boyer

Single-member districts

Wild Spaces Public Places, Road Repair, Fire Stations, and Affordable Housing One Percent Sales Tax

Video from Childers Law on how to look up your sample ballot:

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