Day: September 17, 2023

Umpqua Bank Names Nicole Bascomb-Green Head of Community Lending
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Umpqua Bank Names Nicole Bascomb-Green Head of Community Lending

Umpqua Bank Names Nicole Bascomb-Green Head of Community LendingHire advances Umpqua’s commitment to provide financial products and services that address affordable housing and access challenges in its communities Bascomb-Green, real estate and banking leader, recently appointed by Governor Jay Inslee as the new chair of the Washington State Housing Finance Commission (WSHFC) LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., Sept. 14, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Umpqua Bank, a subsidiary of Columbia […]

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Lieutenant Governor Jeanette Nuñez Announces Winners of the 2023 Florida Python Challenge®
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Lieutenant Governor Jeanette Nuñez Announces Winners of the 2023 Florida Python Challenge®

Lieutenant Governor Jeanette Nuñez Announces Winners of the 2023 Florida Python Challenge®

  TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Today, Lieutenant Governor Jeanette Nuñez announced the winners of the 2023 Florida Python Challenge®. This year, Florida had 1,050 participants from 35 states and Belgium remove 209 Burmese pythons from South Florida during the 10-day competition created by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) and partners to increase awareness about […]

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FDOT Picks Up More Than 100,000 Cubic Yards of Debris Within Two Weeks Following Hurricane Idalia
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FDOT Picks Up More Than 100,000 Cubic Yards of Debris Within Two Weeks Following Hurricane Idalia

FDOT Picks Up More Than 100,000 Cubic Yards of Debris Within Two Weeks Following Hurricane Idalia

~FDOT brings relief to Big Bend communities with cut-and-toss, and debris removal~   TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis highlighted state efforts of clearing debris from roads to expedite hurricane recovery. Since landfall, frontline workers at the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) utilized rapid response to support relief efforts for communities impacted by Hurricane Idalia, […]

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Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Nine to the Jackson County Hospital District
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Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Nine to the Jackson County Hospital District

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Nine to the Jackson County Hospital District

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Sarah Clemmons, Wilanne Daniels, Allen Harkins, Charles Hudson Jr., John Milton, Reverend Louie “LaVon” Pettis, Robert Reiff, Dr. Joseph Sherrel, and Henry “Keith” Williams to the Jackson County Hospital District.   Sarah Clemmons, PhD Clemmons is the President of Chipola College. Active in her […]

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Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Nine to the Jackson County Hospital District
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Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Matthew McClain to the Marion County Board of County Commissioners

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Nine to the Jackson County Hospital District

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Matthew McClain to the Marion County Board of County Commissioners.   Matthew McClain McClain, of Ocala, is a Chief Legislative Aide for Florida Senator Dennis Baxley. Previously he was a District Secretary and Legislative Assistant for the Florida House of Representatives. A second-generation Marion […]

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Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Nine to the Jackson County Hospital District
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Governor Ron DeSantis Requests USDA Disaster Declaration to Support Florida Farmers Impacted by Hurricane Idalia

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Nine to the Jackson County Hospital District

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Governor Ron DeSantis has requested a U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Disaster Declaration to support Florida’s farmers who were impacted by Hurricane Idalia. In addition to impacting crop yields, Hurricane Idalia also impacted barns, fencing and other equipment. The Governor has requested that the USDA provide all available resources including loans and grants […]

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Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Nine to the Jackson County Hospital District
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MEMORANDUM: Executive Order 23-184 (Executive Order of Suspension)

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Nine to the Jackson County Hospital District

Good Afternoon, Today, Governor Ron DeSantis issued Executive Order 23-184 (Executive Order of Suspension), suspending Alejandro Diaz de la Portilla from his position as City of Miami Commissioner, District 1. On September 14, 2023, Alejandro Diaz de la Portilla was arrested on one count of Money Laundering, a first-degree felony under section 896.101, Florida Statutes; […]

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