On September 26, 2023, The Daytona News-Journal covered a press conference with Florida Department of Transportation officials announcing $340 million in state funding for the construction of a new Interstate 95/U.S. 1 interchange.
"Today is a great day for Ormond Beach," said Partington. "There's going to be a huge celebration when this project is finally completed."
Maryam Ghyabi-White was interviewed and provided context for the announcement as well as insight into this and other local projects.