Friday, May 16, 2014

The 2014 Florida Legislative End of Session Report



Franklin County faired rather well in terms of the number of projects funded during the 2014 Legislative session thanks to Senator Bill Montford and Representative Halsey Beshears.

FRANKLIN COUNTY AWARDS DESCRIPTION AND FUNDING:
  • Carrabelle Old City Hall - Phase II Historical Rehabilitation - $50,000
  • Chapman Auditorium Re-roofing - $50,000
  • City of Apalachicola - Apalachicola Center for History, Culture & Art - $25,000
  • City of Apalachicola - Chapman School Building - $497,000
  • Dixie Theatre Foundation, Inc. - $16,950
  • Fort Coombs Armory Rehabilitation - $350,000
  • Franklin County - Vrooman Park - $50,000
  • Franklin's Promise Coalition, Inc. - Weems Memorial Arts In Medicine - $25,000
  • Apalachicola Bay Oyster Processor Facilities Upgrades - $768,060
TOTAL: $1,832,010

FDOT Road Projects Total:
  • Apalachicola Regional Airport Rehab Runway 18/36 PH II - $265,147
  • Apalachicola Regional Airport Stormwater & Drainage - $2,400,000
  • Carrabelle-Thompson Airport extend runway 5/23 - $181,818
  • SR 30 (US 98) Ave E from W of CR 384 12th ST to Apalachicola River Bridge - $$833,096
  • SR 300 Island Drive from SR 30 (US 98) to ST George Island Bridge - $75,441
  • Crooms Inc. Transit Section 5311 Non-urbanized Area - $131,628
TOTAL: $3,887,130

GRAND TOTAL: $5,719,140

NOTE: All Line Items are Subject to the Governor's Veto