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Rubio on Piney Point Situation in Manatee County

Apr 3, 2021 | Press Releases

Miami, FL — U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) issued the following statement after concerning reports about the Piney Point industrial site plant and the mandatory evacuations in Manatee County:

“The recent reports about HRK’s efforts to stabilize a reservoir at Piney Point in Manatee County are of grave concern, as are the possible environmental impacts to Tampa Bay. My office has been in direct communication with both the Florida Department of Environmental Protection and Manatee County. I stand ready to facilitate any response needed from the Federal Government.”