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Broward Bans Begging At 20 Busy Intersections

Nearly 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.

06/24/2015

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Uber Stops Pick Ups At Lauderdale’s Airport, Port

If you are flying into Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, or cruising into Port Everglades, don’t count on Uber to get you home.

06/23/2015

Uber South Florida (Source: CBS4)

Broward Commissioners Pass Uber Regulation

Broward County commissioners passed one of Florida’s first laws legalizing and regulating Uber a phone, app-based ride share service.

04/28/2015

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Broward Commission Passes Resolution In Support Of Same Sex Marriage

The 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.

08/12/2014

Barbara Sharief (left) and Tim Ryan (right) were named the new Mayor and Vice Mayor of Broward County.  (Source: broward.org)

Broward Elects First African American Female Mayor

Broward 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.

11/19/2013

Kristin Jacobs (left) was tapped to be Broward's Mayor and Barbara Sharief was elected Vice-Mayor by the commission.  (Source: Broward.org)

Broward Commission Picks New Mayor, Vice Mayor

Broward County Commissioners have elected a new Mayor and Vice Mayor, a job the voters don’t get to choose.

CBS4–11/20/2012

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Broward Moves To Ban Bath Salts, Synthetic Marijuana

Broward County commissioners have taken the first step to ban the sale or display of bath salts and synthetic marijuana.

My TV 33–06/27/2012

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Broward Passes Tighter Tow Truck Measures

Tow truck companies will now have to ‘tow the line’ if they want to keep doing business in Broward County.

CBS4–04/30/2012

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Panthers Get $7.7 Million Loan From County

The Florida Panthers and their fans may ‘see red’ when the team is on the ice, but Tuesday afternoon the team’s sister company saw green after the Broward Country Commission approved a $7.7 million loan for renovations to the BankAtlantic Center in Sunrise.

CBS4–01/31/2012

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Broward Commission Nixes Airport Bathroom Art Proposal

A proposal to install mosaics on the restroom entrances at the Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport has be shot down by the county’ commission.

CBS4–09/28/2011

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