South City

Tom Flanigan

Yet another event focused on improving the quality of life for Tallahassee's Southside residents took place on Saturday, Aug.19. The Neighborhood and Community Engagement Symposium took place at FAMU's Development Research School.

Tom Flanigan

Tallahassee's South City area was the scene of a big Community Resource Expo on Saturday (3/25). Organizers said the "Tallahassee Cares" event gives area residents a showcase of the many local services intended to help their neighborhoods.

New Library Hopes To Connect South City

Aug 10, 2016
Tori Whitley / WFSU

The heavy rain didn’t stop Leadership Tallahassee from celebrating the opening of The Learning Tree Library in South City. A six year old named Auria helped begin the ceremony, and she’s a resident at the Orange Avenue Apartments.

CRA Earmarks $116K For Southside Redevelopment

Apr 28, 2016
Foremost /

The city of Tallahassee will spend more than $100,000 dollars for business improvements in the Southside.

Wellness fair
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis

The city of Tallahassee is launching a new effort in support of community wellness. A free  event  to be held in the South City area this weekend will bring that message home.

The Creating Awareness of Resources and Educational Services, or CARES, Event is aimed at improving life in South City. Local agencies and nonprofits will be distributing information on a number of issues.  City spokeswoman and event planner Heather Teter says the event is all about letting the community know the city of Tallahassee cares.