Florida

Orlando Chronic Sewage Breakdowns Fester  

For Immediate Release:  Tuesday, May 26, 2020 Contact:  Jerry Phillips (850) 877-8097; Kirsten Stade kstade@peer.org  Spills Risk COVID Exposure Yet No Abatement or Enforcement    Tallahassee — During the past five years, Orlando’s major wastewater treatment facility...

Florida Panthers Spiral Toward Extinction

For Immediate Release: Thursday, January 9, 2020 Contact: Kirsten Stade (240) 247-0296 Net Loss of More than 100 Cats in Last Five Years as Births Plunge Washington, DC — For the fifth year in a row, mortality of highly endangered Florida panthers has substantially...

Record Florida Manatee Boat Kills in 2019

For Immediate Release: Monday, December 30, 2019 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Record Florida Manatee Boat Kills in 2019 Annual Death Toll Reaches Third Highest; Tops Five-Year Average Washington, DC — This past year has not been a good one for Florida...

Florida Annual Eco-Enforcement Reports

2018 Fewer Florida Eco-Inspections Equals Less Compliance View the 2018 Florida Enforcement Report 2017 Florida Racks up Second Worst Eco-Enforcement in 30+ Years View the 2017 Florida Enforcement Report 2016 Florida Eco-Enforcement Still Scraping Bottom View the 2016...

Florida Public Record Laws

Citations Florida Statutes Ch. 119 (http://www.leg.state.fl.us/Statutes/index.cfm?App_mode=Display_Statute&URL=0100-0199/0119/0119.html) Exemptions to Disclosure The Florida public records law is extremely broad. Drafts, emails, and text messages can be considered...