Florida Park Service


Some good news and bad news signal Florida state government is slowly returning to normal in the wake of Hurricane Irma.

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Tallahassee Community College’s proposal to sublease part of Wakulla Springs State Park for its newly formed Wakulla Environmental Institute has been met with some opposition. The Florida Department of Environmental Education will host a workshop Tuesday to hear public comment on the issue.

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After taking public input, the Florida Park Service has released a draft plan for managing the Central Florida Silver Springs attraction as a state park. That’s if the private manager gets out of its lease early. The state will present its plan and gather input at a meeting on Monday.