A.G. Gancarksi, Florida Politics, Feb. 5, 2020

https://floridapolitics.com/archives/318304-bill-to-create-statewide-resiliency-office-ready-for-senate-floor

On Wednesday, the Senate Appropriations Committee approved legislation to create a Statewide Office of Resiliency in the Governor’s office and create a Statewide Sea-Level Rise Task Force.

SPB 7016 was the Senate Infrastructure and Security Committee committee bill.

The legislation continues a recent environmental tack toward acknowledging climate science, a novelty to some degree in Tallahassee despite the impact of climate change and sea-level rise. Read More