BP Oil settlement leaves some claims unpaid, cities wanting

Florida cities and counties are expressing disappointment at lower settlement offers being extended by BP Oil to pay for damages claimed from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

While the City of Tampa looks to get nearly half of what it sought -- $27 million of $60 million -- smaller cities are seeing lower percentage settlements.

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Diane Egner is the publisher and managing editor at 83 Degrees Media in the Tampa Bay region of Florida. 
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