Loading...

News

South Florida Regional Planning Commission Elects New Executive Committee and Recognizes the Service of Outgoing Members

By |2019-04-03T15:32:16-04:00April 3rd, 2019|News|

Hollywood, FL – The South Florida Regional Planning Council (SFRPC) gave a warm welcome to newly elected executive committee members for 2019. Chaired by Mayor Greg Ross of Cooper City, the Mayor is joined on the executive committee by Miami-Dade County Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava, 1st Vice Chair; Broward County Commissioner Steve Geller, 2nd Vice Chair; Gubernatorial

South Florida Regional Planning Council Provides Technical Assistance to Accelerate Solar Energy Growth Locally

By |2019-04-03T15:28:45-04:00April 3rd, 2019|News|

Hollywood, FL – The South Florida Regional Planning Council (SFRPC) has been selected to serve as a SolSmart Advisor to 13 communities across Miami-Dade, Broward and Monroe counties and encourage solar energy growth through the reduction of barriers to solar energy development. Through the Council’s partnership with SolSmart and the Department of Energy, the communities

9th Annual Climate and Resilience Community of Practice

By |2019-04-08T14:06:56-04:00May 3rd, 2018|News|

  SFRPC staff member, Alyssa Joneswood, attended the 9th Annual Climate and Resilience Community of Practice meeting this week in Port Aransas, TX. She joined leaders from all 5 Gulf states including represenatives from NOAA's Office of Coastal Management,  National Weather Service, Seagrant, the Economic Development Administration, Texas A&M, Florida DEP, and members of the private sector to discuss

Heat Shield 2 – Major Regional Simulation on Emergency Training

By |2018-04-30T11:28:29-04:00April 30th, 2018|Blog, News, Regional Convening, Regional Emergency Preparedness and Resilience|

Operation HeatShield2, a major regional fullscale exercise, took place this Saturday, April 28, 2018 across ten venues in Palm Beach County.  Council staff worked with personnel from multiple Miami-Dade, Broward, Palm Beach and regional agencies to plan the event.  The training included active shooter scenarios, as well as mass casualty, crowd control and forensics.  Well

Federal Highway Administration Makes Available $60 Million for Advanced Transportation Technologies Grants

By |2018-04-23T11:50:34-04:00April 23rd, 2018|Blog, News|

Federal Highway Administration Makes Available $60 Million for Advanced Transportation Technologies Grants WASHINGTON – Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) today published a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for states, cities and other agencies to compete for $60 million in Advanced Transportation and Congestion Management Technologies Deployment Program (ATCMTD) grants to fund new technologies that improve transportation