Florida Keys News

Key West man hurt in crash

Key West Citizen - Tuesday, March 24, 2015

A 44-year-old Key West resort employee was critically injured Sunday afternoon after the scooter he was riding collided with a sport utility vehicle at an Old Town intersection, according to Key West...

City to spend $300K on plans -- without planner onboard

Key West Citizen - Monday, March 23, 2015

City leaders have decided to spend nearly $300,000 in the name of big-picture development even though Key West's newly hired planning director hasn't yet started. Thaddeus Cohen, an architect who...

Lawmakers cut county from state water bills

Key West Citizen - Monday, March 23, 2015

Monroe County officials have expressed their unhappiness about being excluded from important state water quality legislation. They questioned why the roughly 120-mile chain of islands would be left...

County to discuss islands, height

Key West Citizen - Monday, March 23, 2015

Sea level rise and the need to create and maintain affordable housing is pushing Monroe County officials to consider raising building heights in the Florida Keys. The height issue and development...

Cay Clubs executives to face sentencing

Key West Citizen - Monday, March 23, 2015

A former Cay Clubs executive who pleaded guilty in federal court last year will face five years in prison when he is sentenced Tuesday. Ricky Lynn Stokes, 54, and Barry J. Graham, 59, both of Fort...