Good news from Gov. Scott, 10/11 edition


Governor Scott Announces Oakridge Global Energy Solutions Expansion Will Create 1,000 New Jobs in Brevard County

On October 6, 2015, in News Releases, by Staff

PALM BAY, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced Oakridge Global Energy Solutions will be expanding in Brevard County and creating 1,000 new jobs for families. The expansion will also invest $270 million in the local community. Oakridge Global Energy Solutions is an energy storage solutions company that develops and manufactures batteries and power systems. […]

Gov. Rick Scott: Florida’s Housing Market Continues to Climb

On October 9, 2015, in News Releases, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Governor Rick Scott announced today that Florida’s housing market experienced another strong month of positive growth in August. Florida’s housing market had more closed sales, higher median prices, and more pending sales in August 2015.  Closed sales of existing single-family homes statewide totaled 23,651 last month, up 8.8 percent over August 2014. […]