Friday, October 18, 2019
Last week, Condé Nast Traveler published its annual Reader's Choice awards for the Best Airports in America. Two airports in Florida made the top 10 list as Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) ranked eighth and Tampa International Airport (TPA) ranked sixth.
The council released the report, which includes recommendations for the ports on environmental changes and highlights their role in helping Florida recover from natural disasters, on Tuesday.
State Sen. Keith Perry, R-Gainesville, was able to get his proposal through the Senate Children, Families and Elder Affairs Committee without opposition this week. State Rep. Mike Beltran, R-Lithia, has the companion bill in the House.
Florida Polytechnic University will continue its work on autonomous vehicle technology with a grant from the National Science Foundation.
AAA released a report on Monday noting that the week began with the average gallon of gas in Florida costing $2.42, well below the national average of $2.64 and six cents lower than the start of last week.
On Wednesday, Gov. Ron DeSantis showcased efforts in Florida to make public transportation more environmentally friendly. Florida received more than $166 million to improve air quality as part of the Beneficiary Mitigation Plan funded by the national Volkswagen Settlement. The...
On Monday, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., called on U.S. Interior Sec. David Bernhardt to support the expedited completion of the Tamiami Trail Next Steps project. Rubio wrote Bernhardt asking for his assistance in ensuring that National Park Service design...
Gas prices in Florida had a bumpy ride last week, moving up 7 cents a gallon before slipping towards the weekend. On Sunday, according to a new study from AAA, the average gallon of gas in Florida cost $2.48, up...
After rising across Florida in the aftermath of drone attacks on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia, gas prices across the state have slipped, moving down in the past week.
This week, from his seat on the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., was able to secure funds for the Sunshine State as appropriations bills gained momentum in the upper chamber.