WPTV: Martin Health System supports 'Buy the Land' bill

WPTV: Written by Alex Hagan. March 30, 2017.

Martin Health System has now come out in support of Senate Bill 10.

The legislation proposes building a 60,000-acre reservoir south of Lake Okeechobee to stop harmful discharges into the St. Lucie River.

Kenny Hinke Jr. remembers his own health concerns during the algae crisis of 2016.

"First thing they asked in urgent care was were you exposed to the algae," says Hinkle.

He got a throat infection.

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