Will New Water Meters Fix Archer Residents’ Problems?

Will New Water Meters Fix Archer Residents’ Problems?


The city of Archer started installing new water meters on Monday, Nov. 18, 2013, in hopes of solving past issues with people getting over billed. Several residents lived without water for up to a year because they could not pay for their bill.

The story was a collaboration between a fellow WUFT News reporter, Meghan Pryce, and myself. Listen to the audio piece that goes along with the story narrated by me. The audio aired on Tuesday on WUFT-FM 89.1.


Community gains extra eyes with Waste Pro

Community gains extra eyes with Waste Pro

Waste Pro-Tection, a program where Waste Pro drivers keep a look out on the community in Archer was adopted in the April 8 city commission meeting.

Waste Pro began a community watch program in partnership with Alachua County through the Business On the Look Out, said Dayna Miller, Waste Pro municipal marketing manager.