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Flood insurance problem: Delays, hopes and lawsuits

Flood insurance problem: Delays, hopes and lawsuits

Initially heralded as a long-overdue relief measure for homeowners at risk of flooding, 2012’s Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act extended the nation’s National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) for five years and took steps to make the program financially self-sustaining. Read the rest of this entry

Hertz Moving to Estero, FL

No mystery anymore: Hertz moving HQ to Estero

The Fortune 500 company bringing over 700 jobs to Lee County has been revealed.  The Hertz Corporation today announced that the company will relocate its worldwide headquarters to Estero, Florida from Park Ridge, New Jersey. “This is truly the largest economic event in Lee County’s history and we’ve been established since 1887; that is no understatement,” said Lee County Commissioner Frank Mann. Read the rest of this entry