February 22, 2018
Florida Business News

Students meet with state leaders after shooting

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students arrived at the Capitol on Wednesday, and are embarking on a marathon set of meetings with more than 75 legislators of both parties.

Disney adding solar farm: Reedy Creek signs easement for 50MW facility

Disney World will soon be connected to a new solar farm 10 times larger than the existing Hidden Mickey solar farm near Epcot.

Sarasota commissioner says new Mote aquarium is unacceptable

The announcement that Mote Marine Laboratory plans to relocate to a new aquarium at Nathan Benderson Park by late 2021 has rankled at least one city commissioner.

Florida governor's trip to lure Louisiana companies appears fruitless

Gov. Rick Scott traveled to Louisiana in January to meet with businesses about relocating to Florida.

Miami International Airport gets new aviation director in shuffle

After months without any word on the new Aviation Department director, Mayor Carlos Giménez has appointed Lester Sola as the new director of the Miami-Dade Aviation Department.

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