Best of the Blogs: Mountain Movers

By Jon Bleyer - July 21, 2017

Progress Florida's Best of the Blogs for the week ending 7-21-17
Best of the Blogs is featured weekly as part of Progress Florida's popular free Daily Clips service.

They moved a mountain: a new solar mandate in South Miami, Florida
By Gimleteye
Eye On Miami
Congratulations to the majority of South Miami city commissioners, to Mayor Philip Stoddard, and to Delaney Reynolds, the University of Miami student (incoming freshman) who proposed and passed a city ordinance requiring new construction or significant remodeling to incorporate solar energy.

Local Voices: A Student, A Carrier Pilot, And My Friend Bunny
By Mike Stovall
Fight For Florida
When I started to write this blog post my plan was to talk about a remarkable union member and airline pilot that lives in my hometown of Jacksonville, Florida.

2018 Governor: Is It Time For Florida’s Aristocracy To Reassert Control Of The State?
By Kartik Krishnaiyer
The Florida Squeeze
The two major political parties leading candidates for Governor are both from traditional Florida families – scion’s from historically important landowning and agricultural families.