Archive for July, 2011

Scott Backs Down on Parks Proposal

Wednesday, July 20th, 2011

Hundreds of citizens attended public hearings and protested a proposal to allow camping at more state parks. After a weeks of protests the Department of Environmental Protection said it would pull Honeymoon Island from the list and Governor Rick Scott said he would take a “closer look” at the idea of permitting RV camping. To hear a radio report detailing the controversy click on state parks.