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 passed by an overwhelming 95-3, the first step in assuring that South Florida will have a healthy, reliable and safe source of fresh water in the future. We look forward to its passage in the House of Representatives. Read.
President Greg Ross in Sun Sentinel 100
September 25, 2016