Author: kent@ashbyandgabriel.com

What Part of “No Parking” Do Pete Bacheler & The Boys Not Understand?

While the Fills has historically had major problems with partygoers ruining one of the Village’s most beautiful scenic treasures, since the Village leased the Fills three years ago, the Council has relied on traffic cones, and even voted to install guardrails, which are unnecessary and would further erode one of the region’s natural jewels.

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Keys Free Press: Keys property values continue to skyrocket

Our property values have skyrocketed, again. That’s good news for some, but another sign of how unaffordable Islamorada has become for workers and their families. Getting our arms around this growing threat to our local economy MUST become a top priority for the Village Council.

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To Know Us Is to Love Us

Welcome to the ICA, fellow villagers.

For many of us, the world seems upside down on lots of levels. The cost of living continues to rise with no end in sight. National and international politics is ugly. No one in government appears capable of solving the real challenges of the day. And change is coming at us at a rapid pace.

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Keys Free Press: Florida Bay and village legislative priorities?

Islamorada resident, John Kocol, shares his observations about the lobbying firm being paid to look out for the taxpayers’ best interests in Tallahassee. “Fishing guide associations deserve the credit for pressing for the veto, not our lobbyists. And our elected state representatives, Mooney and Rodriguez, need to rethink their commitment to their local constituents and environmental preservation.”

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