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Key West Citizen
Judge OKs affordable housing proposalhousing complex on Big Coppitt and Rockland keys, but don’t expect any construc
Judge OKs affordable housing proposal
Key West Citizen / Posted 2 days ago
housing complex on Big Coppitt and Rockland keys, but don’t expect any construction any time soon. In Febraury, the Monroe County Commission approved changing the zoning map for 14 acres of land bordering Rockland and Big Coppitt keys that... Read more
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Key West Citizen
Agencies seek solutions to illegal transient rentalsand/or vacation rental manager, McPherson said. Deputy County Administrator Ch
Agencies seek solutions to illegal transient rentals
Key West Citizen / Posted 7 days ago
and/or vacation rental manager, McPherson said. Deputy County Administrator Christine Hurley announced at Wednesday’s Monroe County Commission meeting that the county is now looking to new tactics to crackdown on illegal transient... Read more
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Key West Citizen
County joins bug board in Zika fightThe Monroe County Commission agreed Wednesday to join forces with the Florida K
County joins bug board in Zika fight
Key West Citizen / Posted 10 days ago
The Monroe County Commission agreed Wednesday to join forces with the Florida Keys Mosquito Control District to battle the mosquitoes that transmit the Zika virus. On Tuesday night, the bug board also signed the agreement as well to fight Aedes... Read more
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Key West Citizen
County leaders hold off on sin taxtax on tobacco and alcohol products with proceeds going to fund area social ser
County leaders hold off on sin tax
Key West Citizen / Posted 10 days ago
tax on tobacco and alcohol products with proceeds going to fund area social service agencies. The proposal went before the Monroe County Commission on Wednesday and County Mayor Heather Carruthers was the only commissioner to support the proposal... Read more
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Key West Citizen
Housing, boating and liquor on tapThe Monroe County Commission will take up affordable housing issues, regulation
Housing, boating and liquor on tap
Key West Citizen / Posted 11 days ago
The Monroe County Commission will take up affordable housing issues, regulations for liveaboard boaters and a proposed tax on alcohol and cigarettes when it meets in Key West today. The county’s Affordable Housing Advisory Committee will present the... Read more
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Key West Citizen
County to vote on sin tax referendumThe Monroe County Commission will vote Wednesday on placing a non-binding refer
County to vote on sin tax referendum
Key West Citizen / Posted 14 days ago
The Monroe County Commission will vote Wednesday on placing a non-binding referendum on the Nov. 8 ballot asking voters if they support a local tax on tobacco and alcohol products with proceeds going to fund area social service agencies. The... Read more
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Key West Citizen
Campaign funding numbers show dividemember John Dick. Libertarian challenger Shad Neiss has self financed his camp
Campaign funding numbers show divide
Key West Citizen / Posted 23 days ago
member John Dick. Libertarian challenger Shad Neiss has self financed his campaign to the tune of $10,000. In the only Monroe County Commission race, which pits Republican incumbent Upper Keys commissioner Sylvia Murphy against Republican... Read more
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Key West Citizen
DRC recommends approval for McDonald'ssaid. Once those conditions are met, the application will be forwarded to the
DRC recommends approval for McDonald's
Key West Citizen / Posted 25 days ago
said. Once those conditions are met, the application will be forwarded to the Monroe County Planning Commission and the Monroe County Commission for their approval. The current plans include the existing Dollar Tree, a McDonald’s drive-through... Read more

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