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SB 7068 Tolled Expressways Webinar

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FREE APRIL WEBINAR — THURSDAY, April 18 from noon to 1:30 EasternThe Heartland and Suncoast Expressways: Policy and planning implications for Florida’s futureRegister now! Check out the PowerPoint Up for consideration this legislative session, SB 7068 would create the “multi-use … Read More

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Stop Sweeping Bills

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Two very damaging bills are expected to be voted on the week of April 8 and your calls are urgently needed! The first, SB 1720 related to the Bert Harris Act, would place sweeping new limits on planning and growth … Read More

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Protect Citizen Amendments

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Check out 1000 Friends’ Legislative WebpageRegister for upcoming free webinars The Senate and House committees have advanced bills that supporters contended would prevent citizens from “abusing” the process to amend the Florida Constitution.  This is a red herring; 80 percent … Read More

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Support affordable and workforce housing

Written by 1000 Friends of Florida

Call to protect affordable and workforce housing! The Florida Legislature may block local governments from using common tools to promote affordable and workforce housing. Bills pending in the House (HB 7103, Rep. Fischer) and in the Senate (SB 1730 Senator … Read More

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Collier County RLSA

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Check out 1000 Friends of Florida’s review of the Rural Land Stewardship Overlay in Collier County! Click to Read the Full Article from 1000 Friends of Florida…

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Call Now to Support Florida Forever Funding

Written by 1000 Friends of Florida

Florida Forever needs your help! The Senate and House have unveiled their spending proposals for the budget year that begins July 1.  Both chambers’ blueprints badly shortchange Florida Forever, the state’s premier program for protecting conservation and recreation land from … Read More

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2019 Legislative Update

Written by 1000 Friends of Florida

Visit 1000 Friends of Florida’s 2019 Florida Legislative web page for the latest information on pending legislation. Click to Read the Full Article from 1000 Friends of Florida…