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2014-04-15 23:06:18

Stanley Consultants, a global consulting engineering firm with four offices in Florida, has been awarded Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contracts by two of Florida’s water management

2010-03-31 18:15:00

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Federal District Court Judge Federico Moreno today renewed the potential for Everglades restoration to become a reality by ordering the South Florida Water Management District to resume and complete construction of the A-1 reservoir, one of 68 projects authorized under the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan (CERP). Construction commenced on the massive 16,700-acre reservoir, the largest in the world, in 2006 as part of former Gov.

2009-05-08 14:48:00

AMENDED TERMS OF ACQUISITION PROTECT RURAL JOBS AND ENVIRONMENT CLEWISTON, Fla., May 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of the U.S.

2009-04-01 11:03:00

AFFORDABLE TWO-STEP ACQUISITION PROTECTS JOBS AND ENVIRONMENT AMIDST STRUGGLING ECONOMY CLEWISTON, Fla., April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S.

2009-03-10 17:55:30

Declining tax revenues in Florida have put a $13.4 billion environmental land acquisition at risk, the state Senate's chief budget representative said. Republican state Sen. J.D.

2008-10-09 15:00:19

The tumultuous economic environment has put wrinkles in a $1.75 billion environmental purchase in Florida, officials said. The state's June proposal to purchase 187,000 South Florida acres from U.S.

2008-07-12 06:00:16

By Andy Reid, South Florida Sun-Sentinel Jul. 12--The Miccosukee Tribe on Friday called for a federal judge to force South Florida water managers to finish building a massive reservoir intended for Everglades restoration. The tribe contends that the state's $1.75 billion bid to buy out U.S.

2008-07-01 06:00:26

By David Fleshler, South Florida Sun-Sentinel Jun. 30--Despite the fears of rural communities of a body blow to their economies, the South Florida Water Management District gave unanimous approval Monday to the blockbuster plan for acquiring U.S.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.