Broward Selects New Mayor, Vice MayorBroward County has a new mayor and vice mayor. On Tuesday's the city's commission chose Vice Mayor/Commissioner Marty Kiar to take over the Mayor's post and selected Commissioner Barbara Sharief to serve as Vice Mayor.
Proposed Pot Possession Change Clears 1st Hurdle In Broward Broward County took the first step towards changing marijuana possession laws Tuesday after commissioners approved an ordinance to allow law enforcement the option of issuing a citation to someone found to have 20 grams or less of marijuana.
Broward Considers Uber Friendly Proposals A contentious debate that began at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday went well into the night as Broward County commissioners discussed three proposals that could pave the way for the return of popular ride service Uber.
Nan Rich Receives Support From Murphy In Commission RaceAfter getting brushed aside by Democratic Party leaders during her bid for governor last year, former state Sen. Nan Rich has received the support of U.S. Senate candidate Patrick Murphy as she tries to return to elective office.
Ridesharers React To The End Of Uber In BrowardBroward Uber users are reacting Tuesday to Monday’s announcement that the ridesharing company is pulling out of the county at the end of July.
Broward Bans Begging At 20 Busy IntersectionsNearly two dozen of the busiest intersections in Broward County are now off limits to beggars and people trying to sell you flowers or bags of fruit.
Uber Stops Pick Ups At Lauderdale's Airport, PortIf you are flying into Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, or cruising into Port Everglades, don't count on Uber to get you home.
Broward Commissioners Pass Uber RegulationBroward County commissioners passed one of Florida's first laws legalizing and regulating Uber a phone, app-based ride share service.
Broward Commission Passes Resolution In Support Of Same Sex MarriageThe Broward County commission has unanimously passed a resolution in support of same sex marriage. The move comes on the heels of four judges (Broward, Miami-Dade, Monroe and Palm Beach counties) who issued rulings which declared the state's ban of same sex marriage unconstitutional.
Broward Elects First African American Female MayorBroward County has a new Mayor and Vice-Mayor. In a unanimous vote on Tuesday, the commission tapped Commissioner Barbara Sharief to be the new mayor.
Broward Commission Picks New Mayor, Vice MayorBroward County Commissioners have elected a new Mayor and Vice Mayor, a job the voters don't get to choose.
Broward Moves To Ban Bath Salts, Synthetic MarijuanaBroward County commissioners have taken the first step to ban the sale or display of bath salts and synthetic marijuana.