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Posted on: September 22, 2016

MONROE COUNTY MAYOR HEATHER CARRUTHERS TESTIFIED BEFORE U.S. HOUSE COMMITTEE IN WASHINGTON

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Monroe County Mayor Heather Carruthers testified Wednesday before the U.S. House of Representative’s Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure at a hearing for “An Examination of FEMA’s Limited Role in Land Use Development Decisions.”

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Posted on: September 16, 2016

MONROE COUNTY REMOVES 16 DERELICT VESSELS FROM PUBLIC WATERS WITH FWC GRANT

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Over the summer, the Monroe County Office of Marine Resources removed 16 derelict vessels – including a 50-foot cabin cruiser and a 32-foot steel sailboat – from public waters of the Florida Keys using a $99,924 grant from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Co...Read on...

Posted on: September 19, 2016

Meeting Notice of the TDC Fishing Umbrella

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Meeting Notice

Florida Keys Fishing Tournaments, Inc. (for the Monroe County Tourist Development Council’s Fishing Umbrella) will hold their Recommendation Committee and General Meeting on October 5, 2016 7:00pm at Hyatt Place Faro Blanco in Marathon. ...Read on...

Posted on: September 15, 2016

MONROE COUNTY CODE COMPLIANCE OVERSAW CLEANUP ALONG CARD SOUND ROAD

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The sunken derelict vessels, unpermitted structures and tons of trash and debris that accumulated for decades on a private 22-acre property along Card Sound Road in North Key Largo are now gone. Monroe County Code Compliance oversaw the massive cleanup of...Read on...

Posted on: September 14, 2016

MONROE COUNTY'S NEWLY ACQUIRED TRAUMA STAR HELICOPTER IS HERE

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Monroe County’s newly acquired Trauma Star helicopter, a 2002 Sikorsky S-76 C+, arrived in Marathon last week and now is being outfitted with medical equipment. Pilots also are being trained. The goal is to have the helicopter ready for air ambulance serv...Read on...

Posted on: September 12, 2016

MONROE COUNTY BOCC ADOPTS FY 2017 BUDGET

The Monroe County Board of County Commissioners adopted a $457 million Operating and Capital Budget for Fiscal Year 2017 at its final budget meeting Monday at the Harvey Government Center in Key West.

The adopted budget ($133 million for Capital and ...Read on...

Posted on: August 19, 2016

UNITED AIRLINES TO BEGIN SEASONAL SERVICE TO KEY WEST INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

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United Airlines will begin seasonal service at Key West International Airport, with flights to and from the airline’s gateway hubs at Newark Liberty International Airport and Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

Beginning Dec. 16, 2016 and running thr...Read on...

Posted on: August 16, 2016

BERNSTEIN PARK ON STOCK ISLAND TO CLOSE FOR REDEVELOPMENT

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Monroe County’s Bernstein Park on Stock Island will close Thursday, Sept. 1, for the start of a $7.9 million redevelopment project that will elevate the fields to prevent flooding and add a 5,500-square-foot community center.

Construction will take abo...Read on...

Posted on: August 10, 2016

ZapZika: Join the Fight ... Don't Let Bugs Bite

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The Florida Keys has one confirmed case of a person with travel-related Zika (the person contracted the virus outside of the country). Florida Keys Mosquito Control and the Florida Department of Health in Monroe County have been working diligently to keep...Read on...

Posted on: October 20, 2014

FDOT Project Updates

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Updates On FDOT Projects Throughout The Keys

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