Nick’s Notes

This is my spot for what everyone else calls a blog. I’ll write my thoughts and ideas on Plantation issues as I see fit.  It’s likely the platform that I will use to keep voters informed as the election approaches. Have a topic idea? Email me at

Plantation police: It’s about preparation

The amount and type of action in law enforcement is rarely as depicted on TV. Read on to learn more about the behind the scenes activities within the Plantation Police Department.

Passionate residents, city leaders talk about park

Update on tennis courts, playground on 94th Avenue Two members of Plantation’s Parks and Recreation Department visited Wednesday night with Jacaranda Lakes residents who were concerned about changes planned for the park on Northwest 94th Avenue. The city...

Recovery homes: What Nick Sortal would do

Companies that operate recovery houses have discovered Plantation, and residents registered their complaints at Wednesday’s city council meeting. These homes have state and federal protection to exist, but we can regulate them to ensure they don’t disrupt our neighborhood. Here’s what I would do.