Jacksonville Protests Proposed Jacksonville RNC Security Bill Sets Guidelines On Protests By Sky Lebron • Jul 23, 2020 Sky Lebron / WJCT News UPDATE: President Trump has cancelled Jacksonville's portion of the Republican National Convention. Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry and his administration are pushing an emergency bill that they are hoping City Council will approve when it goes to a full vote Tuesday, July 28. Jacksonville Activist Groups Work Together To Push Police Reform By Claire Goforth • Jul 9, 2020 Claire Goforth It was drizzling steadily on June 6 when one of the largest civil rights protests in Jacksonville history began amassing in front of the courthouse. Confederate Park Has One Of Jacksonville’s Most Prominent Civil War Monuments By Bill Bortzfield • Jun 15, 2020 Bill Bortzfield / WJCT News One of Jacksonville’s oldest and most historic parks will likely soon look different as Mayor Lenny Curry has vowed the city will take down Confederate monuments around Jacksonville. Curry Marches With Jags Players, Says All Confederate Monuments In Jax Coming Down By Sky Lebron • Jun 9, 2020 Sky Lebron / WJCT News Listen Listening... / 1:04 Listen to story aired on 89.9 WJCT. At an organized march Tuesday morning, Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry said the Confederate monument taken down at Hemming Park before sunrise will not be the only one. San Marco Protest March Draws Yet Another Large Crowd By Lindsey Kilbride • Jun 3, 2020 SKY LEBRON / WJCT News Large groups of protestors are still showing up to Northeast Florida demonstrations, with more scheduled this week. Listen Listening... / 1:28 A Protest Created By Accident Draws Hundreds To Downtown Jacksonville By Sky Lebron • Jun 3, 2020 Lindsey Kilbride / WJCT News David Sollars didn’t intend to organize a peaceful protest that stretched more than four blocks in Downtown Jacksonville Tuesday evening. Tensions Flare As Jacksonville City Council Discusses Need To Address Racial Inequality By Brendan Rivers • Jun 2, 2020 Sky Lebron / WJCT News Tensions flared during a special meeting Tuesday when Jacksonville City Council members discussed the need to address racial inequality. Jax Sheriff: ‘There’s Issues With Law Enforcement That Need To Be Addressed’ By Sky Lebron • Jun 2, 2020 Sky Lebron / WJCT News Jacksonville Sheriff Mike Williams held a media conference Tuesday afternoon alongside Mayor Lenny Curry to address the protests that have taken place the last three days. Jacksonville Councilwoman Calls Protests 'Culmination Of Decades Of Frustration' By Bill Bortzfield • Jun 2, 2020 SKY LEBRON / WJCT NEWS Jacksonville District 10 City Councilwoman Brenda Priestly Jackson is among those weighing in the protests and outbreaks of violence in Jacksonville and cities across the country. Jacksonville Mayor Curry Instates Sunday Night Curfew By Michelle Corum • May 31, 2020 Sky Lebron / WJCT News Jacksonville is under a mandatory citywide curfew overnight, Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry announced early Sunday evening. Peaceful Protests Turn Into Violence In Downtown Jacksonville By Sky Lebron • May 31, 2020 Sky Lebron / WJCT News Listen Listening... / 1:33 Listen to the story aired on 89.9 WJCT. Protests resumed Sunday outside the Duval County Courthouse.