Thursday, April 15, 2021
On Sunday, the average gallon of gas in Florida cost $2.61, up from $2.45 a gallon at the start of last week. The national average jumped from $2.51 a gallon at the start of last week to $2.63 a gallon on Sunday.
The three members of Congress announced that Orlando International Airport (MCO) is getting more than $41.5 million and Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB) will get more than $5.5 million from the FAA.
AAA released a report on Sunday showing the week began with the average gallon of gas costing $2.46 in Florida, down from $2.48 at the start of last week. Across the nation, the average gallon of gas cost $2.51 on Sunday.
AAA released the report on Sunday which shed some light on the continued price increase at the pumps even as gas is more expensive in Florida than across the nation as the national average stood at $2.48 a gallon to start the week.
Brodeur’s bill would require the state to study just how much sediment is in the river and its effect on its overall health.
This announcement was applauded by Lt. Gov. Jeanette Nunez, Space Florida President and CEO Frank DiBello, NASA, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) Sec. Kevin Thibault as well as space industry partners at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. This grant agreement will be used to enhance the connectivity and mobility of Florida’s Space Coast.
U.S. Rep. Sam Graves, R-Mo., the lead Republicans on the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, named his subcommittee chairs, including Webster, on Monday.
On Sunday, the average gallon of gas in the state cost $2.38, down two cents from the start of last week and below the national average of $2.42 a gallon. In recent weeks, gas prices have generally increased due to higher crude oil prices.
Earlier in January, Diaz-Balart announced he was staying on as the top Republicans on the U.S. House Transportation, Housing and Urban Development (THUD) Appropriations Subcommittee. Last week, he said he was going to serve on the U.S. House Defense and the State and Foreign Operations Appropriations Subcommittees.
The First Coast congressman said he will serve on the U.S. House Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations, the Homeland Security Appropriations and the Transportation and Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Subcommittees.