On Friday’s episode of First Coast Connect with Melissa Ross, our Media Roundtable discussed some of the top stories impacting Northeast Florida this week, including:
- This week, UNF released a poll that found nearly 60% of Jacksonville residents oppose the city hosting the Republican National Convention in August.
- Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry stated he will not call for a citywide mask ordinance but will be calling for city code enforcement to monitor businesses not following capacity guidelines.
- Duval County Public Schools will continue to reopen for the fall semester, while still providing online learning options.
Our guests were:
- Nate Monroe, The Florida Times-Union
- Charles Griggs, WJCT Contributor
- Claire Goforth, Freelance Journalist
- Bill Bortzfield, WJCT Digital Content Editor
New Chapter for Regency Mall
After many years of decline, a potential redevelopment of Arlington’s Regency Square Mall is now in talks. We talked with Jacksonville Daily Record Editor, Karen Brune Mathis, to learn more about the redevelopment plans.
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