Archives for October 2016

President Greg Ross in Sun Sentinel 100

Have you seen large, educational signs that describe how transportation and infrastructure surtax dollars will be used to improve your city? It’s just one way residents are learning about how the surtaxes will benefit them directly. Another way to learn about specific improvements is to visit www.APennyAtWork.com where countywide projects including traffic signal synchronization, new […]

President Greg Ross in Sun Sentinel 100

Revenues generated by the proposed two one-half penny surtax items for Transportation and Infrastructure projects on the November 8th ballot will be reviewed by an independent nine-member oversight board to assure that all proposed expenditures comply with applicable law. Individuals on the board, all independent from government, will provide accountability and transparency to the process. […]

President Greg Ross in Sun Sentinel 100

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, part of an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease. The most effective ways to help those affected by breast cancer are through early detection, education and support services. You can help fundraise by participating in a local breast cancer walk in your city, and remember to share […]

President Greg Ross in Sun Sentinel 100

Last week, the Broward Workshop voted to support two half-cent surtaxes, one for transportation and one for infrastructure. Both will appear on the November 8th ballot. The Workshop is comprised of leaders from Broward’s largest businesses with a mission to make Broward a better place. Its endorsement of the combined surtaxes is significant in that […]