Jacksonville City Charter

The Florida Times-Union

A member who was a controversial pick for Jacksonville’s Charter Revision Commission submitted his resignation from the panel Tuesday. 

The Florida Times-Union

Jacksonville City Council President Aaron Bowman’s picks for the new Charter Revision Commission have gone largely unopposed, but one of them got some push back at Tuesday’s council meeting.

Jacksonville City Hall, St. James Building
Ray Hollister / WJCT News

A new Florida law clarifies which types of grievances Jacksonville city employees can make before a human-resources board. The law brings the city charter in line with existing rules governing the civil-service board.

The board’s duty is to review grievances, appeals and whistleblower complaints by city employees.