Town passes wastewater inspection

The Town of Jay had its first annual wastewater inspection Tuesday for this year and passed with just a few changes required from the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP).

Supervisor Alicia Jernigan was pleased with the overall outcome of her first inspection.

“Until this year, inspections were done every three years after Gov. Rick Scott came into office, but I'm glad to see it go back to being done annually,” said Jernigan. “Gov. Scott had cut funding, so the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) only did it every three years. Now with Gov. Ron DeSantis, it's done ann...