FEMA Sending $36 Million to Help Florida Recover From Hurricane Michael

Bay County, the former Bay Medical Center, Palm Bay Prep Academy and West Florida Electric Cooperative Association Inc. will be receiving the funds.

Ron DeSantis, DEO Sending $3.1 Million to Panhandle for Hurricane Michael Recovery Projects

At the end of last week, Gov. Ron DeSantis visited the Florida Panhandle to announce more than $3.1 million in awards for 12 projects...

Ron DeSantis Announces More than $10 Million for Sarasota for Storm Resiliency, Migration

At the end of last week, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced more than $10 million to the city of Sarasota to enhance water quality and...

Val Demings Announces $50 Million in FAA Funds For the Orlando International Airport

Last week, U.S. Rep. Val Demings, D-Fla., announced that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will award $50 million to Orlando International Airport (MCO) from...

Mario Diaz-Balart Remains Top Republican on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Appropriations

The South Florida Republican led that subcommittee from 2015 until the Democrats took over the House at the start of this year. 

Part Two of FDOT’s I-4 Expansion Plan Under Fire

The I-4 Ultimate project was scheduled to be finished in 2021 with two toll lanes running in each direction down the center of the interstate from Kirkman Road south of Orlando to the Longwood rest area in Seminole County. That project is now reportedly at least nine months behind schedule.
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Ron DeSantis: $1.4 Million in Grants Headed to Fanning Springs

The funds will be used to help the small town, which is located on the Suwanee River on the Gilchrist County-Levy County border, improve its infrastructure to boost tourism and business. 

Florida Democrats, Republicans Join Mayors for Solar Energy

There are more than 300 “Mayors for Solar Energy” across the nation with mayors from every state behind the effort. 
I-4 ultimate project

I-4 Ultimate Opening Multiple Ramps In Final Configuration

A new westbound I-4 entrance ramp from Ivanhoe Boulevard is shifting into its final footprint as soon as Wednesday. The new configuration requires drivers to follow the new ramp through the Colonial Drive (S.R. 50) interchange and enter westbound I-4 from Amelia Street. When the westbound I-4 ramp from Colonial Drive opens this fall, this area will be in its final configuration.

Marco Rubio Urges Donald Trump To Boost Private Sector’s 5G Deployment

Rubio, along with U.S. Sen. John Thune, R-SD. and colleagues also expressed concerns regarding a Request For Information released by the U.S. Department of Defense that contradicts the successful market-driven strategy for 5G deployment and development.

FEMA Sending $15.2 Million to Help Gulf County Recover From Hurricane Michael

Funds cover costs for emergency berms and temporary levees to protect Indian Pass, St. Joseph Peninsula and St. Joe Beach from extensive dune erosion.

Kat Cammack Wants to Limit the President’s Power on Regulations

"The REINS Act is a measure that ensures Congress is the only lawmaker in the United States. This bill reasserts Article I authority that vests all legislative power in Congress and provides necessary oversight of the executive rulemaking process," said Cammack.