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Key West Citizen
Ramsay wants to crack down on graffitileads to an environment of decay where people no longer care about their commun
Ramsay wants to crack down on graffiti
Key West Citizen / Posted yesterday
leads to an environment of decay where people no longer care about their community and crimes moves in. Ramsay and the Monroe County Commission agreed earlier this week to work on an aggressive campaign to crack down on graffiti. He asked, and... Read more
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Key West Citizen
County to purchase Stock Island waterfront propertyThe Monroe County Commission moved forward on a plan that helps protect the luc
County to purchase Stock Island waterfront property
Key West Citizen / Posted 3 days ago
The Monroe County Commission moved forward on a plan that helps protect the lucrative spiny lobster fishery, while at the same time, could be a revenue generator for the county. The commission unanimously agreed Wednesday to partner with the Florida... Read more
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Key West Citizen
County OKs Florida Bay resolutionrestoration projects should be the priority and be funded in order to most bene
County OKs Florida Bay resolution
Key West Citizen / Posted 3 days ago
restoration projects should be the priority and be funded in order to most benefit Florida Bay resurfaced Wednesday at the Monroe County Commission meeting. The funding of the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan has taken center stage... Read more
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Key West Citizen
District: More water for bayrestoration efforts, including purchasing U.S. Sugar-owned land south of Lake O
District: More water for bay
Key West Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
restoration efforts, including purchasing U.S. Sugar-owned land south of Lake Okeechobee for water storage purposes. The Monroe County Commission is expected to adopt a similar resolution at its meeting Wednesday, July 20, in Marathon. The... Read more
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Key West Citizen
Gulf Seafood on county's agenda todayThe Monroe County Commission will take the first significant step today in purc
Gulf Seafood on county's agenda today
Key West Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
The Monroe County Commission will take the first significant step today in purchasing the former Gulf Seafood commercial working waterfront on Stock Island. The commission will vote to accept a $2.2 million state grant that would go toward the... Read more
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Key West Citizen
County Commission sets tentative property tax rateThe Monroe County Commission set a tentative property tax rate Monday that is l
County Commission sets tentative property tax rate
Key West Citizen / Posted 5 days ago
The Monroe County Commission set a tentative property tax rate Monday that is lower than the current year, but still supports raises for county workers and raises the minimum wage for starting employees. Commission approved a tentative tax rate for... Read more
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Key West Citizen
Water quality tops county's agendaWater quality issues will once again dominate the Monroe County Commission meet
Water quality tops county's agenda
Key West Citizen / Posted 6 days ago
Water quality issues will once again dominate the Monroe County Commission meeting Wednesday in Marathon. The commission will vote on a resolution supporting billions of dollars in federal and state projects designed to improve water quality in the... Read more
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Key West Citizen
County to vote on tax rateThe Monroe County Commission will vote Monday on a tentative tax rate for the u
County to vote on tax rate
Key West Citizen / Posted 7 days ago
The Monroe County Commission will vote Monday on a tentative tax rate for the upcoming 2016-17 fiscal year that would cost property owners $372 per $100,000 of value. The tax rate comes in below rollback, the tax rate that would generate the same... Read more
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Key West Citizen
Groups sue over Turkey Pointto take aggressive action to address the ongoing pollution and repair the damag
Groups sue over Turkey Point
Key West Citizen / Posted 10 days ago
to take aggressive action to address the ongoing pollution and repair the damage that has been done.” A representative with the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy will give a presentation Wednesday at the Monroe County Commission meeting in Marath... Read more
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Key West Citizen
Islamorada council supports Big Sugar purchaseComprehensive Everglades Restoration Project. Islamorada councilman Mike Forst
Islamorada council supports Big Sugar purchase
Key West Citizen / Posted 18 days ago
Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Project. Islamorada councilman Mike Forster has called on his counterparts on the Monroe County Commission to pass a resolution equally as strong when they vote... For the complete article, please pick up a... Read more
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Key West Citizen
Several proposals for affordable housingcounty’s Affordable Housing Advisory Committee has proposed the two ideas but h
Several proposals for affordable housing
Key West Citizen / Posted 20 days ago
county’s Affordable Housing Advisory Committee has proposed the two ideas but has not formally recommended them to the Monroe County Commission. For the complete article, please pick up a copy of The Citizen for this day or purchase this day's... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Panels seeks to understand seniors' pill issues, hurdlesis co-chaired by Floreine Mentel of Monroe and Jim Forrer from the Area Agency
Panels seeks to understand seniors' pill issues, hurdles
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 30 days ago
is co-chaired by Floreine Mentel of Monroe and Jim Forrer from the Area Agency on Aging Board. Jeff McBee, director of the Monroe County Commission on Aging, said anyone interested in sharing information regarding these or related issues is... Read more

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