GOVERNOR RICK SCOTT ANNOUNCES $500,000 INVESTMENT FOR FLORIDA 8 (A) ALLIANCE AND CLAY COUNTY

On October 27, 2014, in News Releases, by Governor's Press Office

Communities receive 2014-15 Florida Defense Support Task Force Grant Awards Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that the Florida 8 (a) Alliance in Jacksonville and Clay County will receive $500,000 in Florida Defense Support Task Force Grants. Governor Scott said, “This $500,000 grant to the Jacksonville area will help to benefit the Florida 8 (a) Alliance […]

GOVERNOR SCOTT ANNOUNCES $278,500 INVESTMENT FOR SPACE FLORIDA AND FLORIDA’S NATIONAL CENTER FOR SIMULATION

On October 27, 2014, in News Releases, by Governor's Press Office

Communities receive 2014-15 Florida Defense Support Task Force Grant Awards TALLAHASSEE, FL – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that Space Florida and Florida’s National Center for Simulation will receive $278,500 from the Florida Defense Support Task Force Grant.   Governor Scott said, “The more than $270,000 in Defense Support Task Force Grants will help Naval […]

GOVERNOR RICK SCOTT ANNOUNCES $500,000 INVESTMENT FOR FLORIDA 8 (A) ALLIANCE AND CLAY COUNTY

On October 27, 2014, in News Releases, by Governor's Press Office

Communities receive 2014-15 Florida Defense Support Task Force Grant Awards   TALLAHASSEE, FL – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that the Florida 8 (a) Alliance in Jacksonville and Clay County will receive $500,000 in Florida Defense Support Task Force Grants.   Governor Scott said, “This $500,000 grant to the Jacksonville area will help to benefit […]

GOVERNOR SCOTT ANNOUNCES $2.59 MILLION IN DEFENSE GRANTS GIVEN TO 13 FLORIDA PROJECTS

On October 27, 2014, in News Releases, by Governor's Press Office

Florida Defense Support Task Force Grants Announced Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that 10 counties were awarded $2.59 million through the Florida Defense Support Task Force Grant Program. The funding will support 13 projects to strengthen Florida’s bases ahead of any potential Department of Defense realignment or closure actions, thereby protecting more than $73.4 billion […]

Gov. Scott Issues Executive Order Requiring Mandatory Health Monitoring for Anyone Returning from Ebola-Affected Areas

On October 25, 2014, in News Releases, by Governor's Press Office

Governor Calls on DOH to Determine Risk Level for Returning Citizens, in Absence of CDC Info. Today, Governor Rick Scott signed an Executive Order mandating twice-daily 21-day health monitoring for people returning from CDC designated Ebola-affected areas. Governor Scott said, “This executive order will give the Florida Department of Health the authority they need to […]

Gov. Scott Issues Executive Order Requiring Mandatory Health Monitoring for Anyone Returning from Ebola-Affected Areas

On October 25, 2014, in News Releases, by Governor's Press Office

Governor Calls on DOH to Determine Risk Level for Returning Citizens, in Absence of CDC Info.   LAKELAND, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott signed an Executive Order mandating twice-daily 21-day health monitoring for people returning from CDC designated Ebola-affected areas.   Governor Scott said, “This executive order will give the Florida Department of Health […]