Florida Governor Rick Scott talked with Michael Bornstein, Lantana’s Town Manager, and dozens of other local officials during a whirlwind tour April 6 of three eroded Palm Beach County beaches. The Governor made no promises of any efforts the state could make to control erosion. Photo by Jerry Lower
Below: U.S. Rep. Allen West toured the beach in South Palm Beach with town councilwoman Susan Lillybeck following Palm Beach County’s March 22 decision to scuttle Singer Island’s $50 million breakwater project. South Palm Beach and Lantana were hoping to be the next oceanfront towns to benefit from the breakwater project.