Florida Legislative News


NOTES OF THE FLORIDA SIERRA CLUB MEETING on December 3, 2016

By Maryvonne Devensky    1)Report By Paul Thibault re: JOHN MUIR  – 150th Anniversary Project  1867-2017 Paul Thibault, Sierra Club member, presented his research on the hike John Muir did from Fernandina Beach to Baldwin 147 miles (in 8 days) in October 1867. Start of trail at Park in FB. […]


LAWSUIT FILED AGAINST FLORIDA LEGISLATURE OVER AMENDMENT 1

State lawmakers misused almost half of the money available through Amendment 1, the constitutional amendment to conserve land and water on last November’s Florida ballot, according to several environmental activists. The nonprofit organization, Earth Justice, filed a lawsuit on Monday, June 22. A legal challenge had been expected after the […]