Florida Lawmakers Pass Some Post-Irma Proposals, Ditch Others

Mar 14, 2018

When legislative budget chiefs agreed during negotiations to spend $1.5 million on a study about extending a toll road north to Georgia, they started to lock into Florida’s new budget some of the 78 recommendations a House select committee created in the wake of last year’s deadly hurricane season.  THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA’s Jim Turner reports via SunshineStateNews.com.