The City of Gainesville releases a list of budget highlights

Published: Oct. 15, 2021 at 1:02 PM EDT
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) - Phone charging stations, playground improvements, and road resurfacing are among the projects included in the City of Gainesville’s budget for this fiscal year.

The city released a list of its budget highlights.

Nearly $2 million is going to roadway resurfacing.

$1.25 million is set aside for upgrades at Westside Park. 

Another $80,000 is budgeted for the charging stations.

$850,000 is also going toward bike and railway connections 
and $50,000 is set aside to retrofit buildings for handicap-accessibility. 

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