Florida

FAQs about Florida’s BMAP system: Is it effective? Is there a better system?

by Susan Sargent | January 10, 2022
Florida officials haven’t backed new regulations with the funding required to fulfill them. For example, the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (DACS) is supposed to inspect farms every two years to verify they are adhering to best management practices that reduce pollution ...

2020 – Florida Enforcement Report

by Susan Sargent | September 15, 2021
Report on Enforcement Efforts by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection – Calendar Year 2020 ...

Florida Pollution Enforcement Fell into COVID Coma   

Inspections and Eco-Compliance Tumbled in 2020 among Enforcement Gaps ...

Delray Deputy Utility Manager Cashiered   

by Kirsten Stade | May 27, 2021
Troubled Florida Water Utility Faces Gauntlet of Public Health Challenges ...

Letter to Chad Hardy – 03-31-2021 (PDF) 

by Susan Sargent | March 31, 2021
DESCRIPTION: Letter to Chad Hardy regarding wastewater permits for the City of Delray Beach TO: Chad Hardy FROM: Jerrel Phillips DATE: March 30, 2021 TAGS: Florida, whistleblowers, water quality, clean water ...