Bracy Davis speaks out against Disney’s Reedy Creek takeover
State Rep. LaVon Bracy Davis (D-District 40), Thursday urged fellow lawmakers to vote against House Bill 9 that would overhaul the Reedy Creek Improvement District, the special tax district encompassing Disney property in Orange and Osceola counties.
"Are you gonna be honest with what we talkin' about here, and do the right thing?"
The Dover Kohl team listened to community member ideas and produced a 3D model film to bring the concepts to life. There's $22 million in the CRA budget to build. One question remains: Is the plan on track?
Affordable housing, green spaces top needs list at EWG community meeting
Urban planners from Dover Kohl met with East Winter Garden residents, business owners and community leaders over three days to get input about their visions for community revitalization. VoxPopuli takes you inside these meetings to put together a 20-year plan that was begun in 2017.
Abortion Panel Discussion
Highlights from Anna Eskamani's "rapid-fire" panel of abortion-rights advocates
Shea Cutliff of R.I.S.E. Initiative; Arlo Dennis of Trans Fertility Co. and Stephanie Loraine Piñeiro and Guerdy Remy of Florida Action Network talk abortion action funds, the importance of abortion stories and why overturning Roe is only the beginning of the rights SCOTUS wants to roll back.
East Winter Garden
"This is a community that's really committed to this plan"
In our exclusive interview, Dover Kohl urban planner Jason King, who specializes in revitalizing African-American communities, talks about affordable housing, sustainable businesses, utilizing the CRA to create jobs, and bringing a grocery store to this food desert.
Orange County demos assistive voting machines
It's National Disability Voter Registration Week and the Supervisor of Elections' hands-on event helped promote awareness about the Express Vote technology that will be available to voters with disabilities at every polling location during the 2022 election.