Jay Odom, the developer who has been indicted along with Rep. Ray Sansom, has resigned from the Northwest Florida Transportation Corridor Authority. (more here)
Appointed by then Gov. Jeb Bush, Odom was a founding member of the panel, which was created by Sansom and others in 2005. Odom and his authority recently raised the ire of environmentalists with a proposal to push a toll road through a nature preserve. (story here)
Odom had earlier stepped down as a member of the board for Citizens Property Insurance Corp.