Archives for May 2015

President David Rosenof on Sun Sentinel 100

School is out this week, with summer increasing risks for our children. More children under the age of five drown in Florida than any other state in the nation. The best prevention is to always have someone actively watching young children when they are swimming.

President David Rosenof on Sun Sentinel 100

“Building ONE Broward” – focuses on making it easier to build in our cities. Identifying ways to streamline the current permitting process is a first step. While each municipality has its own unique process, we hope that reviewing them collectively will highlight best practices that Cities can use to improve the approval process.

President Patty Asseff on Sun Sentinel 100

Sun Sentinel 100 May 3, 2015 – Legislation creating regulations requiring the Florida Department of Children and Families to create a voluntary certification program for “recovery residences” is going to the Governor for his signature. Municipal elected officials long trying to balance the need for “sober homes” with the concerns of residents living near them […]