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About Alfred Zucaro

Alfred Zucaro has resided in Palm Beach County since 1982 and has been a resident of Boca Raton since 2008. A graduate of Fordham University, he holds a Magna Cum Laude degree in Economics. Mr. Zucaro attended Nova University receiving a Juris Doctorate Law Degree in 1986. He is a member in good standing with the Florida Bar, practicing in the area of Immigration Law for the majority of his career. Currently he is manager/member of Palm Beach Investment and Finance LLC, a USCIS approved regional center identifying foreign investment leading to permanent resident status. Mr. Zucaro served as a City Commissioner in West Palm Beach from 1995 to 2002 and as the President of the City Commission in 2000/2001. He has also been a member of and/or served on the Economic Council, the Business Development Board, the Film and Television Commission, the Tourist Development Council, the Workforce Alliance and the Palm Beach International Film Festival. Of particular interest is his founding of the World Trade Center Palm Beach, an organization that focuses on international economic development. Married to Yvonne Boice, they are avid world travelers having visited 6 continents and dozens of countries since their 2008 nuptials.
22 Sep 2017

A Never Ending Upward Spiral!

By | September 22nd, 2017|Categories: FrontPageHotTopics, Hot Topics, Issues|1 Comment

What Goes Up Must Come Down…REALLY?  Not the Fire Services Non-Ad Valorem Assessment…. A public hearing on the Fire Services Non-Ad Valorum Assessment rates will be conducted on Monday, September 25, 2017 at 6:00 P.M. in the City Council Chambers, Boca Raton City Hall.  All residents and businesses should pay close attention to the City [...]

31 Aug 2017

Important Tidbits from the Beach and Park District!

By | August 31st, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|1 Comment

It seems like there is Beach and Park District meeting every week for the last few months and last night’s meeting proved to be a significant import and interest. The posted subjects were 1) Discuss Oceanfront Properties and 2) Discuss FY 2017-2018 Budget.  For purposes of this recap, the Budget issue will be reserved for [...]

31 Aug 2017

The Silence is Deafening – A ‘Dog and Pony’ Show for Sure!

By | August 31st, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|2 Comments

Going into the Tri-rails meetings this week, many attendees thought that the big reveal would be if anyone had a plan on how pedestrians cross Military Trail. To the surprise of most of us we learned that not only is there no plan for the pedestrians, but that there may not even be a train station in [...]

28 Aug 2017

IN LOCAL ELECTIONS – INCUMBENCY EQUALS INTIMIDATION!

By | August 28th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|2 Comments

As reported by BocaWatch last month (see “So the Games have Begun: Local Election 2018!!!”), the March municipal election is off and running and so are the incumbents. Boca Raton City Council seats C and D are up this election cycle with current City Council members, Jeremy Rodgers and Robert Weinroth officially announcing for re-election.  [...]

24 Aug 2017

KUDOS!! Thoughtful Outcomes from our City Council

By | August 24th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|9 Comments

With an incredible amount of government activity this week, it became tiring to capture it all.  In fact, to even watch the CRA and City Council meetings required over 11 hours of time in chambers or on Boca TV. With that said, presented here are just a few of the items thought to be of [...]

21 Aug 2017

MIDTOWN BOCA….A BILLION DOLLAR GIVE AWAY!

By | August 21st, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|6 Comments

Midtown Boca - Call to Action August 29th and August 30th …Get informed Please plan to attend a Public Kick-off meeting for the general public concerned about the Midtown Boca project, scheduled for 6:00 P.M., August 29th at the Spanish River Library.  Additional details are contained in this article. Make no mistake…Midtown is a big [...]

16 Aug 2017

More Budgeting at Beach and Park District – Capital Improvements

By | August 16th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|0 Comments

Kudos is again extended to the Greater Boca Raton Beach and Park District Commissioners for their commitment to an open and transparent approach in the District’s budgeting process for the upcoming 2017-2018 budget year.  Acknowledgement must also be given to city staff members who have been available at the District’s meetings for explanation of the [...]

14 Aug 2017

Budgeting the Greater Boca Raton Beach and Park District

By | August 14th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|1 Comment

Greater Boca Raton Beach and Park District – Proposed Operating Budget – 2017/18  -  along with other miscellaneous matters of interest from the public…. KUDOs so far to the efforts of the Beach and Park Commissioners and staff for their insightful discussion of the 2017/18 proposed operating budget requirements from the city of Boca Raton [...]

31 Jul 2017

Overlooked and Under Reported!

By | July 31st, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|1 Comment

Sober Homes and Private Expressive Installations…. The week of July 17th, perhaps one of the busiest seen in the recent past, has brought to the public’s attention two items of significant fanfare in the recent past.  Sober Homes throughout the city and county and Private Expressive Installations in the public square; open items of public [...]

27 Jul 2017

Well, Well…Has the City Council Begun to Get it RIGHT???

By | July 27th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|7 Comments

After a 9 hour marathon Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA)/City Council Workshop (CC) on two major subjects (Mizner 200 and Midtown Boca), the elected officials actually came to what may be reasonably fair and equitable results. Mizner 200: With some half dozen high priced attorneys, two court reporters, a gaggle of experts, senior city staff members [...]

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