Local governments face money-losing municipal golf courses across Florida

From The Real Deal: “Martin County, for example, is considering whether to spend $12.3 million to redesign its golf course and build a clubhouse there, even though the Martin County Golf Course has lost about $6.6 million since 2015 … Click here to read more

BCC to consider referendum: $10M waterpark expansion, $12.25M to improve Martin County Golf Course, $10M for new indoor sports facility

From Ginny Sherlock, renowned local attorney, civic activist, and former Associated Press editor: “The Martin County Commission will be asked on Tuesday to put a bond referendum on the ballot in November to raise millions of dollars for parks projects including an expansion of Sailfish Splash Waterpark and a new indoor sports facility. The Parks and Recreation Advisory Board will make a presentation at 11:00 a.m. … Click here to read more

Tuesday’s BOCC meeting may finally end the battle of Pitchford’s Landing

From Ginny Sherlock, renowned local attorney, civic activist, and former Associated Press editor: “Tuesday’s Board of County Commissioners meeting could bring a long-overdue end to a local development battle with what may be the final hearing for the Pitchford’s Landing project that landed more than a dozen residents of Jensen Beach in court defending a SLAPP suit filed by the property owner in an unsuccessful effort to shut them up nearly a decade ago … Click here to read more