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Thousands of public comments show overwhelming opposition to M-CORES toll-road projects

BY: - October 14, 2020

More than 90 percent of people who commented on proposed construction of three massive toll roads through rural Florida oppose the plan, according to an analysis of the nearly 10,000 comments gleaned from public records. The “No Roads to Ruin Coalition” of Florida-based organizations and businesses announced Wednesday it filed multiple public-records requests starting last […]

Updated: State gives confusing signals on prospect of FL black bear hunt

BY: - August 26, 2019

UPDATE: There’s confusion over the state’s plans on whether Florida might hold a black bear hunt this year. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission spokeswoman Susan Neel told the Phoenix Monday that “There is not going to be a hunt this year,”  but then walked that statement back two hours later. “As directed by our […]