5/14/19: Election Day In Duval; Women's Giving Alliance; Void's 35 Under 35

May 14, 2019

 

Election Day

Five Jacksonville City Council seats are up for grabs in Tuesday's runoff election.

 

Turnout is expected to be low at the polls, which are open until 7 p.m., as it has been throughout early voting. Daniel Conrath, a political science professor with FSCJ, joined us with more.

 

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 Related: WJCT Voters' Guide

Women’s Giving Alliance

The Women’s Giving Alliance, or WGA,  has released a landmark report on mental health.

It details the impact of five years of grants given to mental health services in Northeast Florida. Karen Mayfield is with the WGA and joined us for a closer look at the findings.

 

WJCT's Lindsey Kilbride
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  Void Magazine

Void Magazine is out with its first-ever “Bold Movers” issue, which profiles 35 Northeast Floridians under the age of 35. Among those profiled is WJCT's Lindsey Kilbride. Editor Matt Shaw joined us with more.

Avery Latta-Raines can be reached at newsteam@wjct.org, 904-358-6317.