Fort Lauderdale Mayor Jack Seiler
An officer may be facing criminal charges after he was videotaped pushing and slapping a homeless man at a bus terminal.
Arnold Abbott showed up at his weekly homeless feeding on Fort Lauderdale expecting his fourth citation for feeding the homeless since the controversy began. That didn’t happen. There was no confrontation with police and Abbot left without a citation.
The fight over feeding the homeless in Fort Lauderdale in public continued Friday as activists from the group Food Not Bombs gathered for its weekly feeding in Stranahan Park.
Fort Lauderdale’s homeless people are struggling to find a meal. The city passed a new ordinance restricting public feeding in some public parks and areas.
The next time you drive on I-95 in Fort Lauderdale keep your eyes out for the big, green windmills. They’re actually wind turbines designed to harness the wind’s power to create sustainable energy to improve the environment.
From “Where the boys are” to “Spring Break Capital of the World” to a more family, friendly upscale environ, Ft. Lauderdale Beach has changed over the years.
Residents and businesses near Fort Lauderdale’s famed beach are beginning to dry out. On Sunday, they spent the day dealing with flooding on A1A, and in low-lying areas, due to storm surge from Hurricane Sandy, high winds and seasonal high tides.