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  • Airport provides countdown to runway opening

    Airport provides countdown to runway opening
    If only the airlines operated with such precision. Now you can see exactly how much time remains until the new south runway at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport opens. A widget on the airport's web site, fll.net, works just like a space-...
  • Crushed concrete to keep new airport runway safe

    Crushed concrete to keep new airport runway safe
    Keeping airliners safe on the new south runway at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport might seem a tall order, almost as tall as the runway itself. Rising almost six stories above the ground, its east end culminates in a straight drop down....
  • Laws aimed at reducing dog, cat population

    Laws aimed at reducing dog, cat population
    Broward County continued its march toward dog-and-cat reduction, pushing forward three new pet-related laws aimed at curtailing puppy mill operations, increasing pet registration and getting more pets sterilized. Addressing the overpopulation of dogs...
  • WestJet plans Fort Laudedale-to-Winnipeg route

    WestJet plans Fort Laudedale-to-Winnipeg route
    Low-cost Canadian airline WestJet will start direct service between Fort Lauderdale and Winnipeg on Nov. 1. The once-weekly flight — part of its upcoming winter schedule — will operate Saturdays between Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood...
  • Broward commissioners help union at FLL

    Broward County commissioners continued this week their effort to help employees at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to unionize for higher wages. Even the lone Republican, Chip LaMarca, voted for it. Click here to read my story about it....
  • New day care law would cut TV, computer time

    New day care law would cut TV, computer time
    In an effort to train toddlers to value outdoor play over TV time, and skim milk over chocolate, Broward County is poised to pass a sweeping new child-care law. Day care operators will be forced to pull the plug on electronic media and offer healthier...
  • New way to head south from airport surprises some officials

    New way to head south from airport surprises some officials
    The new airport runway "has been vetted by everyone under the universe," as one local official puts it. And yet one small but crucial detail has commissioners in cities lying south of the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport saying, "Now...
  • Airport artist captures runway at different angle

    Airport artist captures runway at different angle
    Where others see a new runway at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, Dawn Roe sees a mountain, and to her the dirt that created it is a lunar landscape. The Winter Park artist hopes that through her photos and videos, others will perceive...
  • Cable cut causes flight havoc at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport

    Cable cut causes flight havoc at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport
    Dozens of flights were delayed, rerouted or canceled Wednesday when a construction crew cut a fiber optic cable at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, aviation officials said. The crew was working outside Terminal Four when the line was...
  • New airport runway: A boon with a lot of booms

    New airport runway: A boon with a lot of booms
    When the new south runway opens on Sept. 18, it will virtually eliminate air traffic delays and provide enormous room for air traffic — and tourism dollars — to grow for decades into the future. It will also bring unprecedented noise....
  • Airport tells Hollywood: It's too late to rework U.S. 1 ramp

    Airport tells Hollywood: It's too late to rework U.S. 1 ramp
    The airport's new runway project is missing one key component: A ramp leading directly to southbound Federal Highway. Hollywood officials, who only recently became aware of that fact, met Friday with county aviation officials to discuss whether there...