In The News

August 27, 2013

Gulf council expected to approve initial restoration plan on Wednesday
July 26, 2013
RESTORE Act public engagement meeting today at 5 p.m. at Pelican Landing

June 11, 2013

RESTORE council seeking public input at meeting tonight in Biloxi (live updates)

June 5, 2013

Advisory panels, focus on merit-based project selection top public feedback on Gulf restoration plan
June 4, 2013

Deciding what to do with Restore Act money

May 6, 2013
Administration sets $600M in Gulf restoration projects

May 3, 2013
Gov. Bryant announces $69 Million in Gulf Restoration Projects


April 30, 2013
Nature Conservancy wants RESTORE Act money for environment in South Mississippi

Gulf Islands cleanup efforts reach transition Three years after BP spill, presence of oil 'as low as reasonably practicable'

Protecting RESTORE Act Funding


April 12, 2013

RESTORE Act coordinator looking forward to the job

Jackson County leaders coordinate Restore Act funding projects

Legislator: South Mississippi ready with RESTORE Act projects

April 8, 2013
Meeting set to coordinate RESTORE Act funding projects in Jackson County

February 21, 2013
Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council held first meeting

February 20, 2013
Coastians share visions of Gulf at meeting on RESTORE Act oil spill-relief fund
Council to host public meeting on RESTORE Act plan

February 19, 2013
Gulf Coast State College to host Ecosystem Restoration Meeting

Public comments sought Tuesday evening on 'Path Forward to Restoring the Gulf Coast'
February 18, 2013
Keeping guard over Restore Act money: Editorial
Coastal restoration talks set

South Mississippians will have a say in how RESTORE Act money will be spent

February 14, 2013
Judge to rule on Transocean’s plea deal with Justice Department over Gulf oil spill
Groups concerned RESTORE Act money will be diverted from coast
February 6, 2013
Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council Announces Public Engagement Sessions in Gulf States


February 4, 2012
Gulf Restoration Network believes GoCoast 2020 Commission's
final report needs to do more -- Mississippi Press

December 12, 2012
Gulf Coast Restoration Council Meeting in Mobile--AP

Gulf restoration meeting in Mobile--Fox 10

Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council Meets In Mobile

Gulf Coast recovery council holds initial meeting in Mobile (updated)
Gulf Restoration Council holds first public meeting
--WLOX

December 7, 2012
TUESDAY: Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council to Hold First Public Meeting in Mobile, Alabama
November 30, 2012
Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council to Help Rebuild the Gulf Coasts’ Ecosystems and Economies in the Wake of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill
The Council Announces its First Public Meeting
November 14, 2012
BETHANY KRAFT: GoCoast 2020 puts Mississippi on path to BP oil spill recovery
November 7, 2012
GoCoast 2020 Commission gives Jackson County leaders update on its work
November 1, 2012
GoCoast 2020 Commission Meeting to be held on Wednesday, November 7 in Biloxi
October 17, 2012
SUN HERALD | Editorial: RESTORE Act trust fund is a grand idea


October 15, 2012
Ala. Senator addresses talk of RESTORE Act settlement
WALA
Southerland: RESTORE funds a rare opportunity
APALACHICOLA

WEB EXTRA: Gerald Blessey's GoCoast 2020 Trust Fund memorandum and essay
Sun Herald

October 12, 2012
Leaders Speaking Out on Restore Act
Fox 15

October 9, 2012
SUN HERALD | Editorial: Do not undo the RESTORE Act
October 8, 2012
Bentley supports RESTORE Act - Concern about economic recovery
October 4, 2012
GoCoast 2020 Commission must be coastwide effort
By Mississippi Press Editorial Board
In Pensacola, John Boehner says he supports RESTORE Act
U.S. House Speaker visits for GOP fundraiser

Pensacola News Journal
October 3, 2012
GoCoast 2020 listening session in Gautier gets diverse input on spending RESTORE Act's billions
Mississippi Press
GoCoast plan gets input from Jackson County
Sun Herald
October 1, 2012
GoCoast 2020 Listening Sessions to be held in Mississippi’s Gulf Coast Counties October 2, 3, & 4
GoCoast 2020 Commission sets three public meetings, starting Tuesday evening in Gautier
Mississippi Press
September 27, 2012
GoCoast 2020 meets to discuss how to spend BP money
WLOX
GoCoast 2020 looking for South Mississippi's ideas
Sun Herald
August 24, 2012
Coast leaders will be in charge of BP money
WLOX
Raw Video Gov. Bryant on Go Coast 2020
WLOX
‘Go Coast’ Team Planning for Millions from RESTORE Act
MPB
Bryant announces 'GoCoast' team to lead BP RESTORE Act efforts
Sun Herald
Bryant appoints Coast leaders to decide how BP fine should be spent
Sun Herald
Fisher: 'I'm determined to hold BP accountable'
Sun Herald
Fisher: 'I'm determined to hold BP accountable'
Sun Herald Photos
GoCoast 2020 group will advise on utilizing RESTORE Act Funds on Mississippi Gulf Coast
The Mississippi Press
Bryant sets group to plan oil spill money spending
The Associated Press

August 22, 2012
Governor Phil Bryant Announces Creation of Go Coast 2020

July 24, 2012
How should Restore Act money be spent?
WLOX

July 13, 2012
South MS leaders learn details about Restore Act funding
WLOX
RESTORE Act process explained to officials
Mississippi Press
Coast Leaders Kick-Start Plans to Use RESTORE Act millions
MPB
Coast and state officials, businessmen meet to hear more on RESTORE Act money
Sun Herald
State to get hundreds of millions for restoration
WLBT


July 4, 2012
Phil Bryant names team to recommend projects for RESTORE Act funds
By The Associated Press
Governor names RESTORE Act team
Sun Herald