State officials have pushed back dates for setting guidelines meant to protect the quantity of water in places such as the Suwannee River.
The Suwannee River Water Management District governing board voted unanimously Thursday at a meeting in Cedar Key in favor of allowing the establishment of minimum flows and levels (MFLs) for portions of the upper Suwannee to be held off until later next year. Middle portions of the river are still scheduled for 2015.
The Cedar Key Seafood Festival this weekend is still set, but the open house event at the Cedar Keys Light Station on Seahorse Key has been cancelled due to the federal government shutdown, according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
WASHINGTON – On Oct. 16 the House of Representatives voted for a Continuing Resolution to fund the government until Jan. 15 and to extend the debt limit until Feb. 7h. The legislation passed the House of Representatives 285-144.
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