Press Releases


South Florida Gay News: The Gatekeeper: Scott Wyman on Inside of Historic Mayoral Term- March 28, 2019

Sun-Sentinel: Fort Lauderdale Embraces David Beckham for Lockhart Deal- March 19, 2019

WPLG Local 10: Florida Panthers have big plans for Fort Lauderdale's War Memorial Auditorium-February 19, 2019

Swimming World Magazine: City of Fort Lauderdale to Proclaim Benjamin Franklin Day to Honor Hall of Fame Induction and Renovation- February 14, 2019

MassTransitMag: FL: E-scooters are here to stay in Fort Lauderdale- February 6, 2019

Sun-Sentinel: Beckham and Professional Soccer Rival Face Off for Fort Lauderdale's Lockhart Stadium- February 5, 2019

Sun-Sentinel: E-scooters are Here to Stay in Fort Lauderdale- February 5, 2019

The Guardian: Officials in standoff with Florida gun show company over use of city venue- January 25, 2019

Sun-Sentinel: Fort Lauderdale eyes free electric car service- January 18, 2019

Sun-Sentinel: Memorial Scheduled Thursday for Fort Lauderdale Historian Merrilyn Rathbun- January 28, 2019

Sun-Sentinel: Fort Lauderdale set to Outlaw ‘Blight’ of Plastic Straws- January 8, 2019

Sun-Sentinel: Tower for Homeless and Low-Income Could be Headed for Defeat in Fort Lauderdale- January 3, 2019


 Windy City Times: 152 LGBTQ Elected Officials Call on 116th Congress to Act on Four Key Initiatives – December 12, 2018

 Mirror: South Florida Gay News: Steve Glassman from Retirement to New Gay Commissioner – December 10, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: Fort Lauderdale voters will decide on tax increase to pay for parks and police HQ – December 5, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: Hit and run that injured boy, 14, reignites scooter rental debate – December 5, 2018

 Swimming World: Steven Glassman Appointed to International Swimming Hall of Fame Board Of Directors – November 16, 2018

 New York Times: Bipartisan Consensus: Everyone Is Anxious About the Election – November 6, 2018

 The Real Deal: Fort Lauderdale fires development-oriented city manager – October 10, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: Who's going to foot the $3 billion bill to fix aging Fort Lauderdale? – October 10, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: Fort Lauderdale considers banning plastic straws – October 10, 2018

 The Real Deal: Fort Lauderdale fires development-oriented city manager – October 10, 2018

 NBC Miami: Fort Lauderdale Fires Longtime City Manager – October 9, 2018

 Sun Sentinel:Giant Riverparc Square towers approved for downtown Fort Lauderdale – September 25, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: Downtown plan calls for three towers to rise 36 to 43 stories tall – September 24, 2018

 WLRN: Fort Lauderdale To Host Next Telephone Town Hall Thursday – September 19, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: Emergency care on the chopping block in Fort Lauderdale – September 7, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: Welcome to the jumble of Las Olas Boulevard. Please stay in your lane – September 6, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: Plan to make Andrews and Third avenues one-way gains steam – September 4, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: Spending diet coming for city of Fort Lauderdale – August 28, 2019

 As king tide season arrives, more South Florida cities brace for sea-level rise – August 27, 2018

 Swimming World Magazine: Swimming Hall of Fame Remains in Fort Lauderdale, Signs 30-Year Lease – August 23, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: Fort Lauderdale rejects Alexan tower – August 22, 2018

 The Real Deal: Fort Lauderdale rejects Trammell Crow’s Alexan-Tarpon River project – August 22, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: People on the move, Broward Health announces executives for physician services and finance - July 18, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: Fort Lauderdale may raise property taxes for first time in 12 years - July 13, 2018

 The Real Deal: Fort Lauderdale’s freewheeling real estate development days may be over – July 11, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: Pier 66 plans hotel renovation as first step toward new development - July 11, 2018

 Swimming World Magazine: Ft Lauderdale ‘International Swimming Hall of Fame’ Aquatic Complex Gets $27 Million Renovation - July 10, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: Fort Lauderdale plans to use water-sewer money to balance budget — again – July 9, 2018

 WLRN: Brainstorming The Future Of Transport Around Las Olas Boulevard -  June 27, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: Fort Lauderdale: We don't want New River bridge – June 21, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: Alexan developer agrees to smaller tower on river; final vote to be held in August – June 20, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: Will voters pay more at the store to fix county's traffic problems?- May 22, 2018

 The Real Deal: Developer slashes building height of Fort Lauderdale rental tower, new commission defers vote – May 16, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: Fort Lauderdale delays vote on tower plan after developer slashes height – May 15, 2018

Sun Sentinel: Gun show operator willing to move from War Memorial – May 8, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: Fort Lauderdale pulls out of Wave streetcar project – May 1, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: Fort Lauderdale's Wave streetcar all but dead after new bids come in too high – April 26, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: Tax increases possible in Fort Lauderdale – April 25, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: Are you ready to catch the Wave, or is street-car system a mistake? – April 25, 2018

 The Real Deal: Proposed high-rise in Fort Lauderdale will test new city commission – April 7, 2018

 Bisnow: With New City Commission In Fort Lauderdale, Pace Of Development Could Slow – April 4, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: Public hearing set for tower on river, new Fort Lauderdale commission decides – April 3, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: Wasserman Schultz: Killing The Wave streetcar project would be 'colossal mistake' – March 30, 2018

 WLRN: City Attorney Fired At Fort Lauderdale's First Meeting Of New Commission – March 21, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: New Fort Lauderdale commission delays vote on The Wave – March 20, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: PHOTOS: Fort Lauderdale swearing in – March 20, 2018

 The Real Deal: Wave goodbye? Fort Lauderdale may be closer to canceling its streetcar project – March 18, 2018

 The Real Deal: Owner set to sell 4.46-acre property on Fort Lauderdale’s beach for redevelopment – March 17, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: Fort Lauderdale candidates vowed to kill Wave streetcar Tuesday after swearing-in – March 16, 2018

 Sun Sentinel: Giant development could come to Fort Lauderdale beachfront – March 16, 2018