The Manatee County Democratic Party and the Democratic Environmental Caucus are taking a stand on phosphogypsum stacks in our state. Read our letter to the Florida Department of Environmental Protection.
The Florida Department of Environmental Protection has been presented with viable, researched opportunities to alleviate the situation at Piney Point and other phosphogypsum stacks in the state for many years. Unfortunately, it often takes a crisis to bring action. Read eleven recommendations and action items from the Manatee Democratic Environmental Caucus.