Archives for September 2016

President Greg Ross in Sun Sentinel 100

Last week, municipal elected officials from Broward County joined the Florida League of Cities in Washington, D.C. We met with Senators Nelson and Rubio to advocate for passage of the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA). This legislation provides for Everglades Restoration funding as well as for the essential dredging to deepen Port Everglades. The bill […]

President Greg Ross in Sun Sentinel 100

JetBlue is exploring the potential of offering a direct flight from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to Tallahassee International Airport, making it easier to get to our state capital. Demand for service has been expressed by the community. Businesses, professionals, residents, friends and family members of local universities and tourists will be evaluated in the decision-making […]

President Greg Ross in Sun Sentinel 100

Within the next week, many of our cities and Broward County will kick off an educational campaign – A Penny At Work. This November 8th ballot item will include two questions that both relate to a proposed one percent sales surtax. One funds countywide transportation needs such as synchronized traffic signals, additional buses and light […]