stormwater Environmentalist Wants More Stable Funding Stream For Water Projects By Kate Payne • Oct 12, 2017 Every session, Florida lawmakers fight over funding for a river, storm water system or sewage plant in their district. But an environmentalist wants to change that process. Florida Matters: Sea Level Rise In The Sunshine State By Stephanie Colombini • Jul 19, 2017 Listen Listening... / Click here to listen to the full program. Many scientists say sea level rise in Florida is accelerating. How is that affecting coastal communities now, and what can residents and elected officials do to brace themselves for future change? Sewage Task Force Updates Progress After 6 Months By Julio Ochoa • Jun 22, 2017 Julio Ochoa/WUSF Hundreds of millions of gallons of sewage spilled onto Pinellas County streets and into waterways after last year's tropical storms. A task force set up to address the issue provided an update on their progress on Thursday in Seminole.