Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) and Florida Department of Environmental Protection leadership met with county partners to discuss continued red tide response, including enhanced testing efforts, technology and equipment to support impacted communities.
Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that electric utility providers in Northwest Florida, which still have customers experiencing power outages, have set a goal and will have nearly all power restored to customers who are able to receive it by early November.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott held a “Let’s Get to Work” rally Wednesday at Classic Wood Flooring in Melbourne to highlight the kick-off week of his run for U.S. Senate again incumbent Sen. Bill Nelson.
Florida State Representative Randy Fine requested that Gov. Rick Scott immediately remove West Melbourne Deputy Mayor “Coach” John Tice from office after Tice was arrested for stealing taxpayer dollars.
Governor Rick Scott announced on Tuesday that Florida set another tourism record in 2017 by welcoming the highest number of visitors in any year in the state’s history with 116.5 million visitors, according to VISIT FLORIDA. This represents a 3.6 percent increase over the 112.4 million visitors in 2016.