| Jun 13, 2013
| 3:06 PM
JULY 16, 2013
Last Week: "The big story of the week in Broward County was the Fort Lauderdale City Commission’s first vote approving the special assessment for the Wave Streetcar. A broad cross-section of the downtown community spoke in support of...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 1:26 PM
A Fort Lauderdale station has filed a lawsuit against a new Broward ordinance that requires it and others to post on signs the highest price of gasoline or diesel offered.
Spector Corp. that owns the Causeway BP at 601 SE 17th St., said the ordinance...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 8:08 AM
Today is the last Broward County Commission meeting in 2012. Follow my Tweets @BrowardPolitics
I Tweet the highlights and the lowlights, things that might be educational, and things that you might find amusing.
You definitely won't read most of it...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 1:32 PM
Here's discussion about the proposed rewrite of the two -year-old Broward County Code of Ethics, starting from the top:
4:05 p.m.: Commissioners agreed after talking for an hour, that they won't move forward with Broward Mayor John Rodstrom's proposed...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 5:06 PM
For those members of the Twitterverse, please tune in to our coverage of the Broward County Commission on Tuesdays on Twitter @BrowardPolitics.
You'll see coverage guaranteed not to be printed anywhere else -- some of the stuff that's left on the...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 2:35 PM
I was speaking to a group the other night and the subject of letters to the editor came up. Correcting page proofs (and, in particular, the letters section) for spelling, grammar and typos is the least rewarding part of any editorial board member’...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 9:17 AM
South Floridians will have a chance to tour a replica Spanish galleon ship during its visit to Fort Lauderdale as part of the state’s ‘Viva Florida 500’ celebration.
El Galeon -- a 170-foot, 495 ton authentic wooden replica of a...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 2:19 PM
The North Perry Airport control tower will remain open after all, at least until Sept. 30.
Calling it an emergency action, the Broward County Commission on Tuesday voted to spend $43,000 per month to ensure air traffic controllers continue guiding...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 3:27 PM
Both the Boca Raton and North Perry airport control towers will remain open until at least June 15, giving local officials time to fight against their closures.
The two airports were on a list of 149 airport nationwide that were slated to have their...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 10:21 AM
A familiar name in South Florida political circles is preparing to seek the Democratic nomination next year for a Florida House seat that includes a chunk of southeast Broward.
“I’m very seriously considering running for the open seat in...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 11:21 AM
Evan Jenne loves serving in the Florida House of Representatives.
When newly drawn legislative districts confronted him with the prospect of a messy 2012 primary fight with another incumbent, he considered running for Broward County Commission. But...