Everglades restoration plans drafted nearly three decades ago to move more water south are almost finished. Work to bridge another stretch of the Tamiami Trail will be done next year. But figuring out where to put the water could get complicated.
A Homestead man was arrested this week for burglary after police said he broke into a Key West pawnshop a year ago and helped remove two safes. One safe contained more than $57,000 in cash and the other held two handguns.
Planners warn that while the housing is needed, the state's approach "bends the rules" by bypassing the requirements that the state have a transportation plan that demonstrates how all the people in the Keys can evacuate safely in a storm.