Wednesday, July 17, 2019
On Monday, the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (FLHSMV) and its division of the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) teamed up to crack down on speeding.
According to the Oil Price Information Service, while one refinery shut down on a precautionary basis, most of the refineries in Louisiana were not hurt by Tropical Storm Barry even as 73 percent of production in the Gulf of Mexico was temporarily stopped. However, evaluations are still ongoing.
The money will be used to cut down on noise which has impacted almost 100 homes around the airport.
On Tuesday, Gov. Ron DeSantis called the new direct flight another victory for the state of Florida resulting from his recent trip to Israel. The flights are already underway--now the governor hopes they will fill up.
While gas prices in Florida rose more than a dime a gallon last week, AAA expects them to lower now that Independence Day is in the rearview mirror.
With 2.3 million Floridians traveling for the Independence Day holiday with 2 million of them planning to hit the highways, the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) plans to be busy in the days to come.
With tensions rising with Iran, crude oil prices on the rise and 2.6 million Floridians ready to travel for the Independence Day holiday, AAA expects gas prices to continue to increase throughout the Sunshine State.
“Through the RFS, the government created and subsidized a false market for ethanol fuels that is hurting Americans."
Spano successfully added an amendment to the Transportation and Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Bill adding $8 million to the Office of Commercial Space Transportation.
AAA released a study on Tuesday showing 48.9 million Americans will travel 50 or more miles for the Independence Day weekend with Orlando as the top travel destination in the nation.