ACTION ALERT: Martin County’s four-story height limit challenged at LPA and BOCC meetings

The four-story height limitation that so visibly distinguishes Martin County from its neighbors to the north and south is being challenged in the form of proposed changes to the county’s Comprehensive Growth Management Plan. If you want to help defend this essential element of the “Martin County difference” please consider showing your support at one or both of the following meetings … Click here to read more

ACTION ALERT: BCC’s chance to fix flawed septic amendment

From Ginny Sherlock, renowned local attorney, civic activist, and former Associated Press editor: “The Martin County Commission has an opportunity on Tuesday to fix serious problems with the septic/sewer amendment to the Comprehensive Plan that was previously transmitted to state reviewers with changes that were not reviewed or approved by the Board. The amendment should not be approved without further discussion … Click here to read more

ACTION ALERT from Citizens Against Rail Expansion: Comment on All Aboard Florida now

From Brent Hanlon, chair of CARE FL:” Please let the MPOAC Governing Board know we do not want this ill-conceived project racing through our communities, explain that our citizen’s safety is more important than a private company making a profit. … Click here to read more

ACTION ALERT NOW: Speak up for the animals

From Ginny Sherlock, renowned local attorney, civic activist, and former Associated Press editor: “ The Martin County Commission will be discussing the Domestic Animal Control Task Force at its meeting on December 13 following a vote last week to suspend all meetings and activities of the Task Force to allow new Commissioner Harold Jenkins to collect information to determine … Click here to read more