Free image of a house fire where a man was trapped in Suwannee County, a county located in the state of Florida. At the March 6, 2018 meeting of the Indian River County (IRC) Commissioners, there was a request to speak from John O'Connor, President of the International Association of Firefighters L2201, regarding the need … Continue reading If you are Trapped in a Burning House in Indian River County, FL, Should You Expect a First Responder Who is Eight Month’s Pregnant To Be Required to Save You?
Recently Retired Assistant Fire Chief Brian Burkeen According to reliable sources*, the Indian River County (IRC) Sheriff's Department is investigating former Assistant Fire Chief Brian Burkeen for embezzlement; possibly to the extent of $ 400,000. Will he be arrested this week? The Sheriff's Department has apparently been taking pictures at the Emergency Operations Center. According to … Continue reading Will Recently Retired Indian River County, FL Assistant Fire Chief Brian Burkeen be Arrested This Week?
As you have no doubt read, Indian River County, Martin County and the advocacy group CARE-Florida recently filed a new lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) and the Federal Railroad Administration. According to the Palm Beach Post, the lawsuit was filed by Martin and Indian River Counties, along with Citizens against Rail Expansion … Continue reading St. Lucie County, FL is Taking a Different Approach to All Aboard Florida/Brightline…”if it Does Come to Our Area”.
Effective January 1, 2018 the Internal Revenue Service approved T. T. Hardy Online Media Corp., doing business as Vero Communiqué, as a 501 (c) (3) non-profit public organization. Vero Communiqué now becomes one of roughly 85 non-profit on-line news sites in the United States. (Source: Columbia University Journalism Review.) It is now one of three in … Continue reading Announcement: Internal Revenue Service Approves Vero Communiqué 501 (c) (3) Non-Profit Status.
Florida State Senator Debbie Mayfield represents District 17, which includes Indian River County. Where does Senator Mayfield stand on Florida Senator Greg Steube's Senate Bill 1400 which creates the “Florida Vacation Rental Act,” preempting the regulation of vacation rentals to the state. Locally, as proposed, SB 1400 would override Vero Beach and Indian River County’s short-term … Continue reading Where Does FL. State Senator Debbie Mayfield Stand on Prohibiting Local Governments From Setting Rules on Short-Term Rentals?
The Likely Risk of Florida Senator Greg Steube's Senate Bill 1400 Senator Steube's SB 1400 Bill is "An act relating to vacation rentals...preempting certain regulation and control of vacation rentals to the state; specifying authority of the Division of Hotels and Restaurants over regulation of vacation rentals...preempting inspection of vacation rentals to the state...that the … Continue reading Do You Care About the Destruction of the Value of Your House and the Quality of Your Neighborhood?
Item 5 has to do with Florida Senator Greg Steube's Bill 1400 where the State of Florida would be "...preempting certain regulation and control of vacation rentals to the state". And requiring the Division of Hotels and Restaurants to "inspect vacation rentals when necessary to respond to emergencies and epidemiological conditions, etc." Indian River shores is addressing … Continue reading Correcting Indian River Shores, FL Reference to Vero Beach, FL. on Short-Term Rentals.