President Dan Daley in Sun Sentinel 100

Last week: Four years ago, Broward County residents recycled nearly 60 percent of the garbage they created. Today that number stands at only 48 percent. This decline is not only the reverse of what city and county leaders had hoped for, but will inevitably mean that more garbage winds up in the landfill or is […]

President Dan Daley in Sun Sentinel 100

Looking ahead: Drowning is the leading cause of death of children ages 1-4 years in Broward County, with the average of eight drowning fatalities annually. One way to safeguard children from drowning is to designate a “Water Watcher,” an adult who is responsible for providing 100 percent of their focus (never texting) on the children […]

President Dan Daley in Sun Sentinel 100

Last week: The Broward League of Cities congratulates Broward municipal officials recently honored by The Florida League of Cities with Home Rule Hero Awards, recognizing them for their effort to advance the League’s 2017 legislative agenda and help protect home rule authority. I’m proud to join my fellow honorees as Coral Springs Vice Mayor: Cooper […]

President Dan Daley in Sun Sentinel 100

Last week: We were pleased to welcome more than 250 mayors from the U.S., Latin America and the Caribbean to the U.S. Conference of Mayors 85th Annual Meeting, which concluded today in Miami Beach. For the past three days, mayors have been discussing a wide range of issues including comprehensive immigration reform, affordable healthcare access, the […]

Broward League of Cities Installs Vice Mayor Dan Daley as 2017-2018 President

Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (June 21, 2017) – The Broward League of Cities, an organization representing Broward County’s 31 municipal governments and more than 120 associate members, installed Coral Springs Vice Mayor Dan Daley as its new president, and inducted the 2017-2018 executive committee and board of directors during a ceremony at Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort […]

President Dan Daley in Sun Sentinel 100

Looking ahead: My theme this year as president of the Broward League of Cities is Empowering One Broward, which means that as a League, we live up to and exceed our potential. Our organization collectively represents 1.8 million residents, and while, as elected officials, we serve our own residents, we share common interests in economic development, […]

President Greg Ross in Sun Sentinel 100

Looking ahead: As I end my presidency as the Broward League of Cities president, I’m most proud of relationships and connectivity established from my “Connect One Broward” initiative. The League connected with the Broward Workshop, Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance, Broward County, Village Square and the Florida League of Cities, aligning goals and supporting each other’s initiatives. […]

President Greg Ross in Sun Sentinel 100

Looking ahead: This Memorial Day weekend, please pause to honor the men and women who died while serving in our armed forces. They and their families have paid the ultimate sacrifice with the tragic loss of their lives. We live in a free and democratic country where we enjoy freedom of speech, religion, the right to […]

President Greg Ross in Sun Sentinel 100

Looking ahead: It’s not a matter of “if” but “when” your computer will be hit, cyber-attack experts warn us. There are routines each of us can follow to protect the safety of our computers. Never open an email unless it is from someone you trust and never click on a link. Back up your data regularly […]

President Greg Ross in Sun Sentinel 100

Looking ahead: Florida homeowners may be under the impression that they will save money if the 2018 proposed constitutional amendment to increase the homestead exemption passes. This is far from the truth. In the first year alone, the new exemption will result in a $73.7 million loss to Broward County and our 31 cities. Tough decisions […]