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Media Briefing with Mayor Trantalis on City's Reopening Monday, May 18 at 3 p.m.

Post Date:May 18, 2020 10:00 AM

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Monday, May 18, 3:00 p.m.
Laura Ward Riverwalk Plaza, 420 SE 6 Avenue, Fort Lauderdale
Live streamed on Facebook at:

PLEASE NOTE: In case of inclement weather, the media briefing will be moved to the lobby of the Riverside Hotel, located at 620 E. Las Olas Boulevard

Fort Lauderdale Mayor Dean J. Trantalis will join with the Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce and leaders from the local business community to announce details regarding Fort Lauderdale’s reopening and provide an update on health trends. 

Leaders from key businesses representing restaurants, retail stores, salons, gyms, and personal and professional services, will discuss specific steps that are being taken by each industry to protect customers, safeguard public health, promote social distancing, instill consumer confidence, and work to ensure patrons are comfortable as they return to businesses that are reopening in Fort Lauderdale. 

Speakers will include:
Fort Lauderdale Mayor Dean J. Trantalis

Dan Lindblade, President and CEO, Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce (GFLCC)

Bill Feinberg, President and CEO, Allied Kitchen & Bath and Chair of GFLCC

Tim Petrillo, CEO, The Restaurant People

Michael Weymouth, President, The Las Olas Company

Melissa Milroy, Director of Marketing and Business Development, The Galleria at Fort Lauderdale

Destiny Squillante, Stylist, Sullo Salon and Day Spa

Clay Flotz, Owner, Powerhouse Gym Fort Lauderdale 

Laura Ward Riverwalk Plaza, 420 SE 6th Avenue
The plaza is located along the Riverwalk one block south of Las Olas Boulevard where SE 6 Avenue meets SE 4 Avenue (between the Icon high-rise condominium and the Riverside Hotel).

Live Stream on Facebook:
The media briefing will be live streamed on the City's Facebook page at:

Chaz Adams, City of Fort Lauderdale,, C: 561-876-9588 


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