Cyndi Stevenson seeks $47 million for St. Johns County coastline recovery

St. Johns County was dealt a harsh blow from Hurricane Matthew, with flooding in St. Augustine and its beaches, and

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Assessing Visit Florida beneficiaries’ assertions, predictions and anecdotes

As the debate over whether to fund or eliminate Enterprise Florida and Visit Florida escalates at the Florida Capitol, it’s

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Rick Scott authorizes $15.8 million for Northeast Florida beach restoration

On Friday, Florida Gov. Rick Scott invoked the ongoing state of emergency in the wake of Hurricane Matthew to earmark $15.8 million

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Lenny Curry previews 2017 agenda at Meninak meeting

The year 2017 has started off with people trying to pressure Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry into positions he thus far has

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Infamous dates: The moments that shaped Florida politics in 2016

Everyone expected Florida to play an important role in politics this year. And why wouldn’t they? Presidential hopefuls hailed from

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Jim Rosica’s review of top state government stories in 2016

From algebra to Zika, 2016 brought a plethora of material to the Capitol Press Corps. Trying to pick the top state

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Subpoenas with a side of sauce: The 10 biggest #JaxPol stories of 2016

Subpoenas with a side of sauce. That’s one way to sum up the year. In Jacksonville politics, 2016 started with

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FEMA extends deadline for Hurricane Matthew-related flood claims

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has given Floridians another 60 days to file claims for Hurricane Matthew-related damage under the

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Hurricane: Many historic buildings in St. Augustine damaged

St. Augustine’s iconic Spanish fortress escaped serious harm during Hurricane Matthew, but more than 1,000 historic homes and buildings in

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Hurricane floods homeless housing in historic St. Augustine

Days after Hurricane Matthew sent floodwaters surging through historic St. Augustine, the county’s director of homeless services was panicked. County

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Rick Scott, Lenny Curry talk Hurricane Matthew response, recovery

On Monday in Jacksonville, Gov. Rick Scott and Mayor Lenny Curry convened to discuss response to and recovery from Hurricane Matthew. In the

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Manley Fuller: Hurricane Matthew delivers another reminder of life on Florida’s coastline

Manley Fuller Early estimates placed Florida’s total economic damage from Hurricane Matthew in the range of $25 – 70 billion.

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Florida Hurricane Catastrophe Fund in robust health, report says

The Florida Hurricane Catastrophe Fund holds $17.5 billion in liquid assets, enough to meet its statutorily mandated reserves with $500

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Time’s up: Florida wrapping up voter registration

This is the last chance for Floridians to register before this year’s crucial presidential election. Florida will close its voter

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Lenny Curry: ‘disappointed but not surprised’ in FEMA not offering Duval ‘individual assistance’

After Hurricane Matthew, some Northeast Florida counties in the path of the storm have a leg up on others. Action

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Hurricane Matthew-related insurance claims pass the 75,000 barrier

The number of insurance claims filed following Hurricane Matthew has now surpassed 75,000, state regulators announced Monday. The estimated insurance

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Hurricane Matthew-related insurance claims pass the 75,000 barrier

The number of insurance claims filed following Hurricane Matthew has now surpassed 75,000, state regulators announced Monday. The estimated insurance

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Hurricane Matthew-related insurance claims pass the 75,000 barrier

The number of insurance claims filed following Hurricane Matthew has now surpassed 75,000, state regulators announced Monday. The estimated insurance

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JEA Board to meet Tuesday with Mayor Lenny Curry in attendance

For most of the last year, the JEA — Jacksonville’s municipal utility — had benefited from positive news cycles. In

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Hurricanes leave Florida coasts vulnerable to ‘King tides’

Flood warnings have been issued for parts of Florida’s Atlantic coast experiencing annual “King tides.” The National Weather Service says

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Bob Buckhorn calls on Florida Republicans to “put your country first” and vote for Hillary Clinton

Bob Buckhorn has a simple question for the four members of the Florida Cabinet regarding Donald Trump. “Where ya hidin’?” the Tampa

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Plaintiffs lawyers advise independent appraisal of Matthew damage

Homeowners filing insurance claims following Hurricane Matthew might want to consider obtaining an independent appraisal of their storm damage. That

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Nearly 24K JEA customers remain without power Wednesday morning

Despite a contentious meeting between JEA CEO Paul McElroy and the Jacksonville City Council Tuesday evening, odds are good council members will

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Fact Check: Hillary Clinton on Hurricane Matthew, climate change

During a campaign rally in Miami Tuesday, Hillary Clinton said Hurricane Matthew was “likely more destructive because of climate change.”

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Rick Scott orders inquiry into storm-related sewage spills

Sewage systems overflowed across Florida because of Hurricane Matthew, and Gov. Rick Scott has ordered the Department of Environmental Protection

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Hurricane Matthew-related insurance claims surpass 29,000

Insurance claims related to Hurricane Matthew are arriving in earnest now — more than 29,000 of them as of Tuesday

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Hurricane Matthew-related insurance claims surpass 29,000

Insurance claims related to Hurricane Matthew are arriving in earnest now — more than 29,000 of them as of Tuesday

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Hillary Clinton brings in Al Gore as closer on climate change

Al Gore laid out the environmental stakes of the presidential race in stark terms during a campaign stop for Hillary

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Up to $100M needed to get Jacksonville to normal after storm

On Tuesday, Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry‘s Chief Administrative Officer Sam Mousa addressed the city council on how recovery efforts are going after Hurricane Matthew. There

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