Leon County Board of Commissioners

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The Leon County Board of Commissioners will get an update Tuesday on the collection of Tourist Development Taxes.

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The Leon County Board of County Commissioners will meet Tuesday for a final hearing to adopt the Fiscal Year 2018 final millage rates and budgets. 

Leon County Commission Website

Leon County Commissioners are putting a contract with a D.C. lobbying firm on hold. Commissioners are hesitant to commit to a specific firm with a presidential regime change looming.

Leon County Courthouse,
Michael Rivera via Wikimedia Commons

The economy, the environment, quality of life and governance—those are the areas County Commissioners have agreed to focus on in the coming years.

Leon County Unveils Okeeheepkee Prairie Park

Dec 10, 2015
Kate Payne

Leon County is debuting Okeeheepkee Prairie Park, a new public green space in West Tallahassee.

Greenways Update Plan Approved By Leon County Commission

Jul 8, 2015
The Leon County Commission approved three greenways and minor adjustments.
Kid Cowboy via Flickr

Tuesday, the Leon County Commission approved its third update to its greenways Master Plan and the city commission is following suit. 

The Greenways Master Plan is a 20 year system connecting city and county trails in Leon County.  The County Commission has added three new additions and minor adjustments to improve the plan.

Senior City Planner Steve Hodges says the next step is to sit down with the public-private partnership Blueprint 2000, and focus on prioritizing and timing.

Amanda Thompson

The Leon County Board of Commissioners met Tuesday afternoon to approve new seats for the county’s tourism board. This decision will strengthen the relationship between the city’s tourist arm and the Tallahassee-Leon County Council for Culture and the Arts, or COCA.

The County Commission reviewed recommendations Tuesday afternoon for two new ad-hoc seats on the Tourist Development Council, or TDC. One of those seats would belong to the executive director of COCA.