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Update: Oslo boat ramp funding denied

Written by  News sources, Pelican Island Audubon, Team SCPA

August 3, 2014

UPDATE: OSLO Boat Ramp expansion in Vero Beach, Indian River County

Vero Beach local 'Press Journal' newspaper and the weekly newspaper '32963'

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FIND does not fund the Oslo boat ramp! 
Florida Inland Navigation District (FIND) turns down Indian River County Commission request for funding for expansion of Oslo Road boat ramp.

July 30, 2014, the Press Journal reporter Tyler Treadway reports IRC Commissioner O’Bryan response to use taxpayers funds and apply later for reimbursement of a failed grant: 

http://www.pelicanislandaudubon.org/Save_Our_IRL/Tyler_Treadway_073014.html

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July 31, 2014, the 32963 reporter Steve Thomas also brings up that the county did not follow the suggestions of its own FIND commissioner, the issue of bogus letters supporting the project, and the influence of Congressman Posey:
http://www.pelicanislandaudubon.org/Save_Our_IRL/Steve_Thomas_article_073114.html

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In this issue there is an article about the Audubon House:
http://www.vb32963online.com/ebooks/Online%20Issues%202014/VB32963_OEI31_31July2014/ 

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BACKGROUND

http://www.scpaflorida.com/item/2882-action-stop-oslo-rd-boat-ramp-expansion

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