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Eliott Key boardwalk (Source: CBS4)

Elliot Key Reopens After 18-Month Closure

Good news for boaters in South Florida. Biscayne National Park’s Elliot Key reopened Thursday, after being closed for nearly 18 months.

04/17/2014

Biscayne National Park

Elliot Key To Reopen After 18-Month Closure

In October 2012, high tides from Hurricane Sandy heavily damaged the docks Elliot Key, separating them from the seawall.
At the time, National Park Service decided to close the island to visitors and do some serious repairs.

04/15/2014

Ft. Lauderdale Beach Flooding

South Florida Beaches Replenished After Hurricane Sandy Erosion

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it has replenished 5.1 miles of beaches in South Florida eroded by Hurricane Sandy.

03/17/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Giant, Green Windmills Added To Fort Lauderdale Skyline

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.

01/17/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Broward To Bulk Up Its Beaches

Thousands of tons of sand could be brought in at the end of this year to bulk up two thinning sections of Broward’s coastline.

CBS Miami–07/28/2013

An emergency fix to State Road A1A along a stretch of Ft. Lauderdale beach is almost complete. (Source: WALTER MICHOT / MIAMI HERALD STAFF)

Lauderdale’s A1A Emergency Fix Almost Complete

An emergency fix to State Road A1A along a stretch of Ft. Lauderdale beach is almost complete.

06/05/2013

(Source: CBS4)

Changes May Boost Flood Insurance Rates

With the start of hurricane season just days away, South Florida homeowners that are in the National Flood Insurance program should know that there are changes are on the way.

CBS Miami–05/29/2013

Family-friendly fun for the memorial weekend holiday in Ft. Lauderdale Beach (Source: CBS4)

Shuttle Service Encouraged For Ft. Lauderdale Beach Party’s Guests

For those looking for a family-friendly option to take-part in over Memorial Weekend, Ft. Lauderdale may have the answer.

CBS4–05/24/2013

Cars, once damaged by Hurricane Sandy, are flooding the local market for half-price. (Source: CBS4)

Hurricane Sandy Still Impacting Local Car Market

South Florida’s getting another number one ranking for motor vehicle fraud, but there are ways for local consumers to avoid becoming the next flood car victim according to local and national insurance fraud investigators.

CBS4–05/23/2013

(Source: CBS4)

Cars Damaged In Hurricane Sandy Now Flooding Local Market For Half-Off

Hugo Caseiro insists he’s doing nothing wrong by rebuilding Hurricane Sandy flood cars and re-selling them around South Florida.

CBS4–05/22/2013

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