Mayor John Dailey

The City of Tallahassee is finalizing a deal to purchase the Northwood Centre for $6.8 million.

Tallahassee Mayor John Dailey says it’s not the city commission’s duty to get involved with personnel decisions. This comes after County Commissioner Bill Proctor called for police Chief Mike DeLeo to be suspended.

John Dailey speaks into a microphone as he looks out at the press.
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Tallahassee Mayor John Dailey is nearing the end of his first 100 days in office and he’s trying to change the way the city is run. 

Remaining members of the Tallahassee city commission will choose the person to replace Scott Maddox.

The list of people vying for City Commission Seat 1 continues to grow, and had hit about 30 by Wednesday. It includes political novices, previous Commission candidates and some who ran for other local offices.

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Tallahassee’s Community Redevelopment Agency has given the greenlight to a multi-faceted plan to improve the Bond neighborhood. That will be made possible by a $6.4 million investment over three years.

Tallahassee's new mayor John Dailey stands with supporters during his election party.
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John Dailey is Tallahassee’s new mayor, he will replace Andrew Gillum for the job.