Tagged: Wetlands

FINAL Citizen victory vs. Inland Port developer

Faced with massive community opposition, Inland Port Systems has withdrawn their application for a huge trucking hub near Cockroach Bay — again. But this time it sounds like a FINAL victory for all of us who worked hard to defend our community, ou…

Clean up Marsh Creek this Saturday

Help Clean up Marsh Creek Saturday, Sept. 19, 8:00 a.m. – noon Ruskin Commongood Park, 121 1st Ave NW, Ruskin Marsh Creek, a vital tributary of the Little Manatee River, is an important nursery ground for many of the fish we love to see in Tampa B…

State moving to deregulate development

Florida State Legislators (just like some Hillsborough County Commissioners) are working to “streamline” — i.e. deregulate — the development industry. State lawmakers want to make it cheaper & easier for developers to build more...

Times wrongly slams EPC

I’ll bet certain special interests were meanly happy to see this headline & subhead in the St. Pete Times, casting aspersions on the Environmental Protection Commission: Auditor slams watchdog’s recordkeeping The Environmental Protection Commission...