Are you new to Tallahassee and have not experienced a strong summer thunderstorm or hurricane? Or, have you been here for some time and survived Hermine and Michael and feel it may be time to be more prepared for the next storm? Either way, the City of Tallahassee is there to help as we begin our next storm season. Get the details below . . . and get hurricane-ready!
Come one, come all to the First Annual Betton Hills Neighborhood Spring Fest Cruise-In & Ice Cream Social!
The Tallahassee Police Department is pleased to announce the first Family Citizens' Police Academy (CPA) for 2019. This CPA class will be for youth and their parents or guardians. The academy will begin March 26, 2019 and run for 9 consecutive weeks, culminating with a graduation on May 21, 2019.
City Commission Vote on Midtown Garage
This Wednesday, February 20, City Hall at 4:00
City planners are still asking to build a big parking garage in Midtown. It will be up for a City Commission vote this week. Planners are recommending:
- Negotiating for a $24-$30 million, 5-story, 550-car garage at Thomasville/Monroe Point that is not financially viable now; if talks are not successful, re-negotiating for the original $14 million, 5-story, 331-car garage at Thomasville and 5th Avenue
- In addition, identifying and negotiating for other properties along Monroe for more parking garages
- Hiring an outside parking expert
Friendly. Safe. Well-being. Those are three words that the BHNA would like for neighbors to have in mind when they think of Betton Hills. Recently, the board held a retreat to prioritize how we could best advance those concepts in 2019. Here are the things we agreed to focus on: