"Congressman Brian Mast is making another run at stopping harmful Lake Okeechobee discharges by requiring the Army Corps to consider the health and safety of people downstream before releasing toxic water to the coasts.” This is what change looks like. Slow at times, but always pushing forward, relentless. Continue reading: TC PALM: Rep. Mast retools bill to make Army Corps consider public health before Lake O dischargesread more
PALM BEACH POST EDITORIAL: Let lawsuit unearth facts on sugar-cane burning on the Glades communities“For years, people in the poor cities of Belle Glade, Pahokee and South Bay have coughed and gasped. FIU reports that during burning season the air there contains 15 times the amount of 18 chemicals, some possibly carcinogenic. According to Big Sugar, it’s not harmful at all.” And it helps their bottom line. Sound familiar? Continue reading: PALM BEACH POST EDITORIAL: Let lawsuit unearth facts on sugar-cane burning on the Glades communitiesread more
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