Martin County fire assessment fee abandoned

From Ginny Sherlock, renowned local attorney, civic activist, and former Associated Press editor: “Martin County Commissioners voted unanimously today to abandon a proposed fire services assessment fee after dozens of citizens spoke out in opposition to the proposal. The fee, which would have been added to annual property tax bills … Click here to read more

Urgent Action Alert: Staff asks to extend HSTC contract WITHOUT Task Force recommendations

From Ginny Sherlock, renowned local attorney, civic activist, and former Associated Press editor: “Martin County staff is asking the Board of County Commissioners to extend the animal care services contract with the Humane Society of the Treasure Coast until the end of the year (December 31, 2016) without incorporating any of the recommendations of the Domestic Animal Control Task Force … Click here to read more

April 16, 9:30 AM : Public hearing re Chapters 1, 2 and 4 of Martin’s Growth Management Plan

Martin County Growth Management Department reports that a public hearing to consider Comprehensive Plan Amendment 13-5, Chapters 1, 2 and 4 will occur before the Board of County Commissioners on April 16. … Click here to read more