Consolidation, 50 Years Later

A lot changes in 50 years, and some things remain the same. In 2013/2014, I was a member of a Task Force that was charged with analyzing Jacksonville FL's consolidation in 1968, and whether or not the promises that were made then have been followed through. Some have, many have not. We were also asked … Continue reading Consolidation, 50 Years Later

Covid-19 and the 'New Normal'

Surreal. That is how I have been describing the last week. As I watched the virus spread from Wuhan, China to other parts of Asia, then the Middle East, then Europe. One news story at a time, eclipsing the last. First the human cost, then the economic cost. It then reached the spread of a … Continue reading Covid-19 and the 'New Normal'