South Florida Water Management District emails show U.S. Sugar Corp. lobbyist’s influence

TC Palm by Lucas Daprile August 30, 2017 CHANGING COURSE TCPalm obtained hundreds of South Florida Water Management District emails, Outlook calendar meeting invitations and various other internal documents to shed light on a U.S. Sugar Corp. lobbyist’s influence over the agency’s water
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Did panel members’ Facebook chat about reservoir break Florida Sunshine law?

TC Palm by Tyler Treadway May 19, 2017 Facebook conversations about a proposed Lake Okeechobee reservoir appears to violate Florida’s sunshine laws because it involved three members of a South Florida Water Management District advisory board, according to the First Amendment
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State agency plays bully when it doesn’t get its way in Florida

August 27, 2016 – Tampa Bay Times by John Romano Here’s an interesting story about a government agency in action. And depending on your point of view, that action could be described as either playing hardball or crossing the line
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Court Sides with Consultant in Public Records Dispute

May 25, 2016 – The News Service of Florida An appeals court Wednesday rejected arguments that a consultant to the South Florida Water Management District should have to pay attorney’s fees for an organization that filed a public-records lawsuit. The
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