Entries by Nancy Davis

Complete Streets Website

The Florida Department of Transportation has created the Complete Streets website. This site provides information about the implementation team, face-to-face workshops, the project schedule, and copies of presentations and background material. For details, please visit http://www.dot.state.fl.us/rddesign/CSI/Default.shtm.

FRCA Spring 2015 Newsletter

Spring 2015 – In this issue: U.S. 1 COMPLETE STREETS PROJECT – VILLAGE OF TEQUESTA, FL TBRPC LEADS THE WAY FOR MEDICAL TOURISM IN TAMPA BAY 79TH ST CORRIDOR INITIATIVE COMMUNITY ACTION PLAN ENERGY SUMMIT TAMPA BAY _____________________________________________________________ REGIONAL PLANNING COUNCILS Providing professional technical support to local governments, state and regional partners, and the civic […]

Executive Committee Meeting Agenda April 6, 2015

Executive Committee Meeting Agenda Monday, April 6, 2015, 10:30 a.m. South Florida Regional Planning Council 3440 Hollywood Boulevard, Suite 140 Hollywood, FL 33021 Pledge of Allegiance and Roll Call Approval of Executive Committee Agenda Action Items A.  Minutes of Previous Meeting B.  Financial Report C.  Intergovernmental Coordination and Review Report D.  Consent: Comprehensive Plan Amendment Reviews Miami-Dade County […]

Council Meeting Agenda: Monday, March 2, 2015

Council Meeting Agenda Monday, March 2, 2015, 10:30 a.m. FDOT District 6 – Auditorium 1000 NW 111 Avenue Miami, FL Pledge of Allegiance and Roll Call Approval of Executive Committee Agenda Action Items A.  Minutes of Previous Meeting B.  Financial Report C.  Intergovernmental and Coordination Review Report D.  Consent: Comprehensive Plan Amendment Reviews Broward County 15-1ESR Broward County […]

Council Meeting Agenda: Monday, February 2, 2015

Executive Committee Meeting Monday, February 2, 2015, 10:30 a.m. South Florida Regional Planning Council 3440 Hollywood Boulevard, Suite 140 Hollywood, FL 33021 Pledge of Allegiance and Roll Call Approval of Executive Committee Agenda Action Items A.  Minutes of Previous Meeting B.  Financial Report C.  Intergovernmental and Coordination Review Report D.  Consent: Comprehensive Plan Amendment Reviews Monroe County 15-1 […]

The Washington Post

Forget “bans” on talking about climate. These Florida Republicans are too busy protecting their coasts By Chris Mooney March 31 at 11:09 AM Hollywood, Fla., Commissioner Patty Asseff (Angel Valentin for The Washington Post ) HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Patty Asseff, a longtime realtor and a Republican, drives through town in her jet black Tesla. Asseff, who has sold […]

World’s Largest Mall to be built in NW Miami-Dade County

Jim Murley, Executive Director, South Florida Regional Council The Miami-Dade County Commission agreed to assist in the assembly of land for the world’s largest mall on 225 acres adjacent to I75 in NW Miami- Dade County. The mixed use project including residential, retail and destination recreation uses promises to deliver as many as 25,000 jobs. […]

Can Tri Rail gain the necessary funding?

Jim Murley, Executive Director, South Florida Regional Council Regional rail passenger attention is now on whether Tri Rail can gain the necessary funding to ensure that the All Aboard Florida station in downtown Miami will be designed and built to accommodate future commuter rail service. Key regional partners, including Florida Department of Transportation, Southeast Overtown […]

$ 150 million for Everglades restoration!

Jim Murley, Executive Director, South Florida Regional Council Governor Scott’s proposed budget includes important environmental items for South Florida. He is asking for $ 150 million for Everglades restoration but there is a question whether funds are being requested to support the Central Everglades project to move water south from Lake Okeechobee . He asked […]