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Here is a small section of the backup’s from 12/4’s County Commission meeting.  It indicates where the 20% of the 1 cent sales tax is going to be spent on lagoon projects through 2023 by the County. --- From Staff Report at BCC 12/4/18 – Capital Improvement Plan Amendments Indian River Lagoon Projects Section At the August 16, 2016 Board of County Commissioners...
THURSDAY, December 6 from noon to 1:30 Eastern Time Recycle Right to Meet Industry Challenges Register now! Florida has made great strides in increasing its recycling rates but shrinking global markets for recycling materials and increased "contamination" or non-recyclables in the stream are presenting daunting challenges for the industry. Join Karen Moore, Recycling Manager for the Florida Department of Environmental Protection; Dawn...
IRNA has been concerned about Spoonbill Marsh and some of the news reporting surrounding it over the last few months. A permit renewal for the Marsh was up for approval by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP) and the county needed to come into compliance. FDEP conducted a compliance evaluation in September and declared that Spoonbill Marsh is...