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Shrimp Farm Workforce Housing Proposal

This August, the Board of County Commissioners will meet in Key West to consider a request to change the land use category of the property known as the "Shrimp Farm" on Summerland Key. Neighbors were vocal in opposition at the Planning Commission meeting where the...

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Pedestrian Safety in Key West

On May 2nd, Key West City Commission will be considering a resolution requesting that FDOT install HAWK - High-Intensity Activated Crosswalk signals on N. Roosevelt. The resolution also suggests the same signals be installed at 3 crosswalks on S. Roosevelt when that...

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Density Issues for Affordable Housing

The BOCC has postponed until August 2017 consideration of a Comprehensive Plan Amendment that would allow conversion of the density in motels and hotels to be used for affordable housing. The following letter to the editor was published in the Key West Citizen that...

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Last Stand Promoting Bicycle Use

Freewheelin' Fridays Freewheelin’ Friday shirts feature dry-wick material in high visibility colors and a whimsical logo.  Cost is $18 which includes a small donation to support Last Stand.  Call to find out how to get your Freewheelin' Friday...

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Watch Full Episodes Online of Changing Seas on PBS | Toxic Algae: Complex Sources and Solutions

Interesting video produced by PBS regarding toxic algae. Educating ourselves about this topic can help us make better decisions.

Water releases from Lake Okeechobee periodically create putrid mats of blue green algae. Scientists think water pollution is to blame, and if something isn’t done about it there could ... See more

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16 hours ago
Florida Keys National Wildlife Refuges Complex

Interesting opportunity for Citizen Scientists!

Celebrate Pollinator Week with a Moth Bioblitz tonight!!
1st Annual “Keys Moths” Bio Blitz Events

Want to help discover a new species? In the past 10 years there have been almost 600 species ... See more

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2 days ago
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6 days ago
Amendment 4 Becomes Florida Law

Wahoo! Through citizen involvement; job well done. Now time to be vigilant and watchful for enactment.

Florida Governor Rick Scott signed solar energy legislation, Senate Bill 90 (SB 90), to increase clean energy, solar production and job creation for Florida. SB 90 enacts Amendment 4, a ballot ... See more

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