- Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 07:00 AM
- Your local polling center
This initiative would remove a barrier to solar by exempting the panels and other solar equipment from the real property tax and the onerous tangible property tax – currently huge barriers to solar in Florida. This policy will lower the cost of solar, increase clean energy jobs, and greatly expand solar development across the state! To learn more, visit www.yeson4.org.
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Week Vote-by-Mail Ballots Arrive in Mail: July 26 – August 2, 2016
Early Voting Period: August 20 – 27, 2016
Primary Election Day: August 30, 2016
This is what it will look like ON the ballot:
SOLAR DEVICES OR RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCE DEVICES; EXEMPTION FROM CERTAIN TAXATION AND ASSESSMENT.—Proposing an amendment to the State Constitution to authorize the Legislature, by general law, to exempt from ad valorem taxation the assessed value of solar or renewable energy source devices subject to tangible personal property tax, and to authorize the Legislature, by general law, to prohibit consideration of such devices in assessing the value of real property for ad valorem taxation purposes. This amendment takes effect January 1, 2018, and expires on December 31, 2037.
- Saturday, September 10, 2016 at 10:00 AM
- Lake Ella Park Tallahassee, Florida 32303
- 43 people are going
The 5th Annual Tallahassee Science Festival at Lake Ella is 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM on Saturday, Sept. 10.
The Science Festival is FREE & open to the public. Click here to volunteer!
With a heavy focus on S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math), booths will feature activities and exhibits driven by problem-solving and creative-thinking. The Tallahassee Science Festival promises to be a fun and dynamic learning experience for the entire community.
This annual event is an incredible, hands-on experience for children of all ages. Last year there were over 90 presenters representing The National Magnetic Lab, Florida A&M, FSU, Tallahassee Community College, The State of Florida, Leon County, The City of Tallahassee, and many local STEAM based organizations. Presenters came from as far away as Gainesville, Tampa and Pensacola. This year, we have over 125 exhibitors!
Over 4,000 kids brought their parents out to enjoy a fun day of hands-on experiences.