Tweaks bring hotel to Plantation Walk

Tweaks bring hotel to Plantation Walk

The city council approved tweaks to plans for the south portion of the new development called Plantation Walk. Representatives for the development, the old Fashion Mall site west of University Drive and north of Broward Boulevard, had…

As county grows, so will trash challenges

As county grows, so will trash challenges

Wheelabrator visit provides info, backgroundPlease don’t call it an incineration plant.Just as “bowling alleys” are now “bowling centers” and “stewardesses” are “flight attendants,” the venue where much of our garbage is processed has a name that, well in this case,...
19 fun Plantation events for your calendar

19 fun Plantation events for your calendar

Plenty of activities, many by nonprofitsSo I started mapping out my calendar for the fall, fueled by an excellent buffet of events provided to me by our Parks and Recreation Department. Then I added events that I’d like to attend to support our volunteer groups...
How we’re spending your money this year

How we’re spending your money this year

Council votes 5-0 to approve budgetThe city has approved its 2019-2020 budget, and, like your personal budget, we’re spending only when we need it.City council members, including me, have the final say on the budget. It’s our biggest task as elected officials. We...
Lazy Dog, Whiskey Cake plans approved

Lazy Dog, Whiskey Cake plans approved

Let’s Eat, Plantation: Restaurants comingThe creation of a dining and entertainment centerpiece is coming together: The City Council approved two designs for new restaurants at its Sept. 18 meeting.The additions are called Whiskey Cake and Lazy Dog. They join...