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Looking ahead: The 9th Annual Southeast Florida Regional Climate Leadership Summit was recently held in Broward County. The focus was “The Business of Resilience,” fostering discussions on adaptation, climate and energy solutions and resilience. Not only do we need to develop solutions to today’s climate-related problems, we must also create plans to prepare for the […]

City of Hollywood Youth Ambassadors Win 1st Place in Florida League of Cities Municipal Youth Council Video Competition

Hollywood, Fla. – The City of Hollywood Youth Ambassadors Program is 1st Place Winner of the 2017 Municipal Youth Council Video Competition. My City Hollywood: I’m Part of It, I’m Proud of It competed against submissions from multiple Florida cities to win the coveted number one ranking.  “The City of Hollywood Youth Ambassadors Program provides an […]

President Dan Daley in Sun Sentinel 100

Looking ahead: The 2018 Legislative Session begins on Tuesday. Broward’s municipalities and the Broward League of Cities will have laser focus on protecting and defending home rule, the constitutional right enabling our cities to develop unique and innovative solutions to problems affecting them individually. Local elected officials are best positioned to understand the challenges and […]

President Dan Daley in Sun Sentinel 100

Last week: The holiday season is here. We spend time with family and friends celebrating the season and planning for 2018. As municipal elected officials, along with our dedicated city employees, we work hard every day to make our cities great places to live, work and visit. We encourage you to stay or get involved […]

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Looking ahead: Municipal elected officials are keenly aware of the devastating impact the opioid crisis has on our cities. Last year, opioid overdoses killed 582 people in Broward, with indications that this year’s record will easily double that number. Looking beyond the human toll caused by this crisis, we need to make sure we are […]

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Last week: Congratulations to newly elected Broward County Mayor Beam Furr. Mayor Furr and the Broward League of Cities have been working on issues relating to solid waste policy. Through his efforts, Broward County has hired a consultant to conduct a Solid Waste and Recycling Issues Study, which will include recommendations regarding solid waste disposal, […]

President Dan Daley in Sun Sentinel 100

Looking ahead: Thanksgiving is a time to reflect and take stock of all we are grateful for. As elected officials we are thankful for the opportunity to hold public office and lead our great cities. We are thankful for our police, fire and public safety professionals, who serve and protect, our city employees, who work […]

President Dan Daley in Sun Sentinel 100

Last Week: Today, Broward County veterans were honored at a virtual Honor Flight, sponsored by Honor Flight South Florida. Honored veterans include those that served during World War II, the Korean War, Vietnam, Desert Storm and other military missions. The day’s events included all those events that are typically included with Honor Flights to Washington […]

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Last Week: Congratulations to the Broward Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) on celebrating its 40th anniversary. The MPO works to address overall mobility needs for regional transportation in Broward County. Broward’s cities are an integral part of the MPO, with each city having one elected official represented on its board of directors. Cities bring a local […]

President Dan Daley in Sun Sentinel 100

Looking ahead: November is Military Family Appreciation month. Military families are important as the strength of our soldiers comes from the strength of their families. They are a vital connection between soldiers and the military’s ability to remain strong. All military families — active, guard, reserve, survivors, veterans and retirees — are giving back in […]