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Intracoastal Waterway

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Boaters Urged To Slow For Manatees

South Florida boaters are being reminded to take it easy in the Intracoastal Waterway and other inland waters because manatees are still in their yearly migration.

02/19/2012

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Water Warning Issued For Ft. Lauderdale Neighborhood

Residents of one Ft. Lauderdale neighborhood which borders Intracoastal Waterway have been asked to avoid fishing, jetskiing or swimming in any of the waterways because of a sewage contamination.

CBS4–01/16/2012

A boil water notice is in effect for Lighthouse Point residents until Sunday morning. (Source: AP)

Ft. Lauderdale Issues Precautionary Boil Water Notice

A precautionary boil water notice was issued in a two block area in eastern Fort Lauderdale Saturday evening.

CBS4–01/07/2012

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Boaters: Broward’s New Manatee Regs Now In Effect

Boaters in Broward will now have to keep it ‘low and slow’ all week long to protect migrating manatees.

CBS4–11/15/2011

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New Manatee Rules To Slow Broward Boaters

Beginning this Tuesday boaters in Broward will have to keep it ‘low and slow’ all week long to protect migrating manatees.

CBS4–11/13/2011

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Health Advisory For Lauderdale’s Seminole Canal

Ft. Lauderdale residents who like to go swimming or ride their personal watercraft in the Seminole Canal are being advised to stay out of the water.

CBS4–10/30/2011

(Photo Credit: TowBoatU.S. Ft. Lauderdale) Capt. Chris Young of TowBoatU.S. Fort Lauderdale rescued "Soukie" the dog from the Mercedes River near the Intracoastal Waterway in Fort Lauderdale after she fell off the dock of her home.

Dog In Distress Rescued From Fort Lauderdale Waterway

When you think of an animal that has nine lives, cats usually come to mind. But there’s a dog in Fort Lauderdale that may have used up an extra life after she was found dog paddling in a Fort Lauderdale river, all alone, tired and confused.

CBS4–09/15/2011

Photograph of the van that killed a bicyclist on Friday, May 13th on the Sheridan Street drawbridge. (Hollywood PD)

Hollywood Police Identify Person Of Interest In Fatal Hit & Run Caught On Camera

With tips from the public, police were able to identify a person of interest and seize the vehicle possibly involved in a hit and run incident that killed a bicyclist in Hollywood, police said.

CBS4–06/02/2011

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Changes In Safety Coming To S. Florida Bridges After Man’s Death

An elderly man’s death on a drawbridge in Hollywood is bringing big changes to the way the bridges are operated in Broward and other Florida counties.

CBS4–05/20/2011

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