Residents in Marion County may no longer need to separate their recyclable items. A new single stream recycling plan is still being negotiated. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Lauren Nunez reports on this new service and the possible economic advantages it could bring.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/RecyclingwrapLaurenNunez.mp3]
Florida Gov. Rick Scott said for the first time Monday that he supports having the state acquire thousands of acres to build a reservoir system south of Lake Okeechobee to help battle toxic algal blooms.