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FKAA to go after federal loan program | Key West Citizen
Wastewater
Published: November 12, 2018

The Florida Keys Aqueduct Authority has been selected to participate in a federal loan program that could save the local water and sewer utility as much as $10 million in interest payments for roughly six upcoming capital projects.After a review of 62 projects nationwide, the FKAA projects are... ... Full Article

Now in minority party, GOP Reps. Brian Mast, Bill Posey say they'll still be effective in Congress | TCPalm
Environmental Restoration
Published: November 12, 2018

Republican Reps. Brian Mast and Bill Posey say their primary issues garner bipartisan support.... Full Article

Water Managers Renew Sugar Company's Lease On Land Slated For Everglades Reservoir Project | WLRN
Environmental Restoration
Published: November 12, 2018

Environmental groups and state water managers are sparring over land for an Everglades restoration project to help with Florida’s algae blooms, following a... Full Article

Will rare fish help clean water push? | WPTV
Environmental Restoration
Published: November 12, 2018

Could several rare species of fish in the St. Lucie River play a role in pushing for clean water on the Treasure Coast? ... Full Article

Lease of reservoir land called ‘shameful’ | Key West Citizen
Drainage/Stormwater Environmental Restoration
Published: November 14, 2018

SOUTH FLORIDA — Everglades advocates and Florida’s potential next governor this week objected to an unexpected lease extension granted to a sugar company farming the site of a future reservoir — a project intended to help Florida Bay. The South Florida Water Management District’s board of direct... Full Article

City council approves new water rates | Clay Today
Drinking Water Wastewater
Published: November 15, 2018

GREEN COVE SPRINGS – In two separate 5-0 votes, City Council approved increases to water and wastewater rates Tuesday night, citing the need to cover infrastructure costs. Water rates are set to …... Full Article

Stormwater utility tax coming in 2019 | Clay Today
Drainage/Stormwater
Published: November 15, 2018

ORANGE PARK – The Orange Park stormwater utility tax passed the final council hurdle so residents can expect to see the tax on their utility bills early next year. Earlier this year, Orange Park …... Full Article

Our Opinion: New governor must clean up Scott's mess | Daily Commercial
Environmental Restoration
Published: November 09, 2018

Ron DeSantis portrayed himself as a conservationist while running for Florida governor, despite his voting record as a member of Congress suggesting otherwise.Now that he’s been elected, unless a possible recount changes the results, he will have a chance to prove skeptics wrong by working to clean ... Full Article

Reported sewage spill in Crestview | Northwest Florida Daily News
Environmental Restoration
Published: November 14, 2018

CRESTVIEW — About 1,000 to 2,000 gallons of untreated sewage was accidentally discharged into the storm water system by Juniper Creek on Saturday afternoon, according to a city report issued to the state Department of Environmental Protection.The spill began at 4:30 p.m. while workers were checking ... Full Article

STUDY: Environmental Disaster Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill’s Dramatic Effect on Stingrays | Space Coast Daily
Environmental Restoration
Published: November 15, 2018

STUDY: Environmental Disaster Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill’s Dramatic Effect on Stingrays By Space Coast Daily // November 15, 2018 Florida Atlantic Researchers first to quantify physiological effects of whole crude oil BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – It has been almost a decade since the Deepwater Hori... Full Article