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June 10, 2022

The Poll Results Are In!

The poll results are in! Local Voices United recently conducted an informal poll of our readers (that’s you!), asking how legislators did this year when it comes to local decision-making. Here are the results: Generally speaking, a super-majority of respondents agree with the concept that local decision-making is preferable to one-size-fits-all policymaking from Tallahassee bureaucrats.
April 28, 2022

Post Session Poll

Sunshine State lawmakers wrapped up Florida’s annual legislative session in March. Legislators tackled a number of hot-button issues that elevated #LocalVoices in our communities. For the first time, local choices will decide if prohibiting smoking at public beaches and parks is appropriate for their communities. An updated state law will also allow local voices to protect our natural resources and habitats by better managing tree-trimming, pruning and removal.