$53.5 million Land Donation to aid in Restoring Everglades Sets Land Partnership Standard for Local Governments

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., May 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Okeechobee Land Dev. announced a land donation worth $53 million and 2,256 acres near Lake Okeechobee that will eventually help clean up polluted runoff flowing into local waterways has set a new standard in public-private partnerships. Martin County Commissioners unanimously endorsed the project Tuesday at their board meeting, and the South Florida Water Management governing board is set to approve the project Thursday.