From June 26 through July 2, the City of Jacksonville is observing National Mosquito Control Awareness Week to educate citizens on how to protect themselves and their families from mosquito-borne diseases.
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Ambassador John Rood Appointed to Serve on Florida Prepaid College Board
Vestcor Companies Inc. Chairman John Rood has resigned from his role as a member of the JAXPORT board of directors. Rood was recently appointed to the Florida Prepaid College Board by Governor Rick Scott.
To continue the momentum following JAXSPORTS Council’s announcement that Jacksonville has submitted a bid to host the CrossFit Games for 2017-19, Mayor Lenny Curry joined JAXSPORTS and CrossFit box owners and supporters in a viral campaign to showcase the city’s support to CrossFit Headquarters.
Postcard Campaign Provides Jacksonville Citizens Opportunity to Express Support
Earlier this week, the city of Orlando became home to the deadliest mass shooting in our country’s history. Forty-nine lives were lost, and just as many injured in an early Sunday morning attack. Jacksonville citizens are among millions who are mourning over the senseless and cowardly act of violence federal investigators are identifying as terrorism. In an effort to demonstrate support for our fellow Floridians, the City of Jacksonville, led by Mayor Lenny Curry, is launching a Dear Orlando postcard campaign to provide Jacksonville residents with an opportunity to share messages of hope and love with Orlando residents.