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Debbie Mucarsel-Powell: HUD Sending Almost $1.4 Million for Housing in the Florida Keys

The City of Key West Housing Authority is getting the bulk of the funds with $1,278,033 penciled in for that organization. The Monroe County Housing Authority is lined up to receive $94,918.

Debbie Mucarsel-Powell Announces More Federal Funds for Florida Keys Water Quality Improvements

Last week, from her perch as the vice chairwoman of the U.S. House Water Resources and Environment Subcommittee, U.S. Rep. Debbie Mucarsel-Powell, D-Fla., announced that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will send an...

Ron DeSantis Announces $84 Million for Hurricane Irma Recovery

Hurricane Irma hit the Sunshine State back in 2017. DeSantis made the announcement in the Florida Keys which were hit hard by Hurricane Irma. 

Ron DeSantis Calls for Canal Restoration in the Keys

“My administration is committed to helping the Florida Keys make a full recovery from Hurricane Irma,” said DeSantis. “I will continue to work tirelessly to get recovery dollars to these communities.”

Debbie Mucarsel-Powell: South Florida, Keys Need Infrastructure Improvements

In her first meeting on the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, freshman U.S. Rep. Debbie Mucarsel-Powell, D-Fla., called for more investments in South Florida. 
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Marco Rubio, South Florida Officials Mark Hurricane Irma Anniversary in the Keys

With this week marking the one year anniversary of Hurricane Irma hitting the Keys, leaders at the federal and state level headed to Monroe County to focus on how the area is recovering and preparing for future hurricanes.  

Carlos Curbelo Reels in FEMA Funds for Key West

This week, Curbelo announced that FEMA was sending a $1.7 million grant to Key West’s Accelerated Debris Removal operations to help continued cleanup efforts after the hurricane.