The legislation would cancel plans to extend the turnpike to the west coast and a toll road from Collier County to the center of the state, but keep in place plans to extend the Sun Cost Parkway on a slightly different path.
Gas prices are rising in part because of the bad weather conditions in Texas, which forced refineries to shut down. As drivers head to the pumps experts, explain they will need to price shop to find the best deal.
The Miami Herald first quoted White House officials Wednesday suggesting the possibility of imposing interstate-travel restrictions on states like Florida to slow the spread of the more contagious UK COVID variant.
"Small Business Saturday" is the Superbowl for local small businesses. This year the owners of "Pinner's Fine Shoes" and "Sycamore Lane Vintage Market," both locally owned small businesses, said Saturday was a success.
The housing market in north central Florida is quite solid.Numbers released by Florida realtors today showed home sales jumped ten-and- a-half percent in the Gainesville market over the previous year.They rose by more than five percent in the Ocala market.The average sales price rose in both markets as well.Statewide the numbers were even better.
Jobless numbers rose significantly in each local county after the holiday shopping rush ended. North Central Florida unemployment rates took a leap in January.
Jobless numbers rose significantly in each local county after the holiday shopping rush ended.
While the size of the labor force remained the same, more people were out of work in January than December 2018.
Of all North Central Florida counties, Bradford had the lowest unemployment rate whereas Marion had the highest.
Overall, January’s numbers were slightly better than this time last year.