Category Archives: Archive

  • Great Day at the Greenway!

    Posted on September 21, 2016 by in Archive

    Wednesday morning some very hard workers volunteered to help trim and prune a one-mile stretch of the North Trail of the Greenway Preserve. This Earthkeepers initiative started out at 8:30 am with Kathy Russell, Manager of the Greenway, leading the way. Using loppers, hand clippers and a couple of machetes (handled very carefully by those who […]

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  • Volunteers Needed on the Greenway September 21

    Posted on September 16, 2016 by in Archive

    All hands on deck! Kathy Russell, Greenway Manager, has asked for volunteers to help cut back some brush and overhanging branches on a short .8-mile (eight tenths of a mile) stretch of the North Greenway Trail. We will work in 2-hour increments beginning at 8:30-10:30 am and again 4:00-6:00 pm on Wednesday, September 21. Why by […]

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  • Stop Increased Density

    Posted on August 15, 2016 by in Archive

    It seems another developer is doing his best to convince the City Commission that the density code should be relaxed so that the parcel of land at Lime and 14th Street can go from under 50 units to more than 200 with some commercial space added in for good measure. All because the bank – […]

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  • The Moral Imagination to Combat Climate Change

    Posted on April 16, 2016 by in Archive

    Recently, AIEK sponsored, along with Oceana, a screening of the new Josh Fox documentary, How to Let Go of the World and Love All the Things Climate Can’t Change. The evening with the Let Go and Love Tour at the Sun-Ray Cinema, an important gem in Jacksonville, was a night of insights beginning with feeling […]

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  • HOW TO LET GO OF THE WORLD AND LOVE ALL THE THINGS CLIMATE CAN’T CHANGE

    Posted on March 22, 2016 by in Archive

    Meet Oscar-nominated filmmaker JOSH FOX, creator of GASLAND Wednesday, April 6th 6:30 p.m. at the Sun Ray Cinema in Jacksonville, at a FREE screening of his new documentary. In his new documentary, HOW TO LET GO OF THE WORLD AND LOVE ALL THE THINGS CLIMATE CAN’T CHANGE, Josh Fox continues to use his deeply personal […]

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  • Manatees, State Parks, and Lignin, Oh My!

    Posted on February 10, 2016 by in Archive

    On February 9, AIEK held its first 2016 open meeting. There were 20 community members in attendance to hear our 5 speakers on topics ranging from maintaining manatees on our endangered species list to the proposal for a new lignin plant at the Rayonier site. First up, our board member Coleman Langshaw spoke about the […]

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