Local Politics

Parkland Native & Chicago Cubs Baseman Anthony Rizzo to Hold Fourth Annual Walk-Off

Join Mlb All-star, Chicago Cubs First Baseman Anthony Rizzo  For His Fourth Annual Walk-off For Cancer Hosted By The Anthony Rizzo Family Foundation In Parkland, Florida On November 15, 2015 at 8:30am. The event will consist of a 5K walk, entertainment and refreshments from local merchants, exciting raffle prizes and special guest appearances from local …

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Broward Metropolitan Planning Organization Invites Coconut Creek Residents to Virtual Meeting

The Broward Metropolitan Planning Organization welcomes you to browse our Improve SR 7 project page.  Information will be updated as the project progresses so check back often to find out the latest on the project.  Be sure to check out our Get Involved tab to find out more about our outreach activities. Project Purpose To …

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Green Market closed for the summer

The Coral Springs Mega Green Market has closed for the remainder of the summer. The Parks and Recreation Department is currently working on bringing a new and improved green market this Fall, along with the grand opening of the ArtWalk. Please visit www.CoralSprings.org this Fall for more details on the re-opening of the Green Market.

Margate Commisioner Accepts Responsibility for Misappropriated Funds

According to city blog Margatenews.net, Margate Commisioner Lessa Peerman states that she “takes reponsibility” for $500,000 appropriated to the Alzheimer Family Center between 2000-2014.  Regarding the status of of  the funds at the May Margate Commision meeting , Commisioner Peerman said: “If you all need a scapegoat if you all need somebody responsible, I accept responsibility for …

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Commissioner Carter named participant in 2015 Leaders of Excellence program

The Good Government Initiative at the University of Miami, founded by former Miami-Dade County Commissioner Katy Sorenson, announced Class V of the 2015 Leaders of Excellence program. Commissioner Joy Carter was one of those selected. The program is designed to work with elected officials in South Florida to further develop the skills they need to …

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Centennial Citizens Honored in Broward County

Broward County’s Centennial Citizens received special recognition from Broward Commissioners as the county celebrates its 100th birthday. Twenty-eight residents, all 100 years old or older attended a special reception and ceremony held in their honor at the Broward Governmental Center as part of the Broward 100-Celebrating the Art of the Community Centennial celebration. The Centennial …

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