“This funding supports transit agencies with identifying and adopting specific measures to address public safety in transit systems, including crime prevention, human trafficking, and operator assault,” Spano’s office noted.
“We should be taking all reasonable precautions,” Buchanan said. “Temporarily restricting travelers from China is a reasonable response to this growing threat.”
"It took almost the entire month, but gas prices are finally beginning to follow a more traditional trend of declining in January," said Mark Jenkins, a spokesman for AAA and the Auto Club Group. "With the holiday travel season in the rear view and temperatures turning colder, Americans are not driving as much as they did a month ago. The lower demand has allowed gasoline stocks to swell.
In a letter to DeSantis, Buchanan noted the 140-mile proposed highway from Polk to Collier Counties will run directly into the habitat of the panther. Construction is expected to begin by 2022.
The state currently allows a temporary permit for some people here on either a tourist or work visa but a bill introduced by state Rep. Carlos Guillermo Smith, D-Orlando, would expand that to include any person living in Florida whether they are here legally or not.
According to a AAA report released on Monday, the average gallon of gas in the Sunshine State cost $2.49 at the start of the week, down four cents from the week before and below the national average of $2.58 a gallon.
On Friday, U.S. Rep. Greg Steube, R-Fla., brought out the “Freedom from Regulating Edible Supplies and Horticulture Trucking Act” (FRESH Trucking Act) which, he insists, will “improve safety conditions for commercial agricultural drivers by eliminating harmful regulations that can result in dangerous driving practices and spoilage of products.”
AAA released a report on Monday showing the average gallon of gas in Florida cost $2.49 on Sunday, down from $2.53 at the start of last week. That’s below the national average which stood at $2.58 a gallon on Sunday.
Gas prices in Florida are off to their most expensive start to a new year since 2014.
According to a report from AAA released on Sunday, the average gallon of gas in Florida cost $2.46, up four cents from the week before and almost 30 cents higher than the end of 2018. That remains below the national average of $2.58 a gallon on Sunday.