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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 Jan 2018

Campaign Fundraising Events….Now Front and Center!

By | January 22nd, 2018|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|5 Comments

Since the City Council election’s qualifying time closed, an explosion of campaign fundraising events have erupted.  Some of these events are relevant and timely; some are distant and confusing.  Let’s examine…. On January 11th, the day after the March City Council election qualifying period ended, Deputy Mayor Jeremy Rodgers invited the local political influencers to [...]

21 Jan 2018

Listen Up Boca! With Al Zucaro: On The Cusp

By | January 21st, 2018|Categories: Videos|3 Comments

Your action is needed. In this episode of Listen Up Boca!, Al Zucaro explains how the Boca City Council is about to do the largest rezoning in the city's history; why residents who care about the congestion and school overcrowding in the area around the mall need to contact the city council to do the [...]

16 Jan 2018

URGENT Call to Action: Tell Council Members to Vote NO!

By | January 16th, 2018|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|10 Comments

URGENT….URGENT….URGENT Midtown Boca, the largest rezoning ordinances in Boca Raton history, is up for the second of two required hearings in front of the City Council on January 23 at 6:00 P.M….. The City Council is considering approval of the latest draft ordinances that will determine quality of life of all Boca Raton residents for [...]

11 Jan 2018

Good Governance is Not an Option; it is a Right

By | January 11th, 2018|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|6 Comments

Publisher’s Comment: Thank you City Council Member O’Rourke for your insightful recap (linked below) of the important issues carrying over from 2017 and setting the stage for 2018’s resident concerns. Click here:   HAPPY NEW YEAR…Looking Back – Looking Forward Perhaps the most important concern raised is that of ‘Good Governance’; to wit: assurances that Boca [...]

8 Jan 2018

Heard It Through the Grapevine

By | January 8th, 2018|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|5 Comments

Wednesday, January 10 is the final qualifying date for the March municipal election in Boca Raton and what has been rumored for some time is apparently starting to fall into place.  We will know for sure on Wednesday, and if true, it illustrates the political gamesmanship the elected officials in Boca Raton will orchestrate in [...]

18 Dec 2017

What Makes A Bully?

By | December 18th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|5 Comments

For over 20 years I have had extensive interaction with Mr. Randy Schultz, former writer of the editorial page at the Palm Beach Post and once a ‘make or break’ opinion maker in the Palm Beach County market.  Schultz is now relegated to the status of a cyber-space blogger with his weekly south Palm Beach [...]

11 Dec 2017

2017: Boca Raton….in Like a ‘Lamb’;….Out Like a ‘Lion’!

By | December 11th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|2 Comments

Publisher’s Comment: As you may know, our elected officials, as a general rule, convene regularly to present to the public the inner workings of government and advise on the topic of the day.  Keeping track of it all is more than a full time job….and it seems to be gaining steam on a monthly basis.   [...]

7 Dec 2017

Removing ‘Welcoming’ Language from the Resolution Avoids a Very “Hot Topic”

By | December 7th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|2 Comments

Publisher’s Comment: Last week BocaWatch reported that our City Council was presented with a diversity resolution that included the use of the phrase ‘welcoming community’.   The ordinance originated at the Palm Beach County League of Cities by West Palm Beach City Commissioner Keith James.  West Palm Beach has already declared itself a ‘welcoming city’; a [...]

30 Nov 2017

“Welcoming Communities…” – What are These? Is Boca Raton a ‘Welcoming’ City?

By | November 30th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|1 Comment

Publisher’s comment: At the eleventh hour at the City Council meeting on Tuesday, literally, Councilman Robert Weinroth, without notice to the public and without any demonstrated public need, moved forward a resolution advocating  “ for unity and embracing diversity” within our community.   Councilman Weinroth brought this forward at the request of Palm Beach County League [...]

30 Nov 2017

‘FECKLESS’ City Council Rejected by Ethic Commission….So What’s next?

By | November 30th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|3 Comments

Publisher's Comment: After 3 hours of 'painful' debate on November 13, our elected officials ordered the City Manager to request a review from the Ethics Commission of the Mayor's August 2013 advisory opinion; that opinion being the basis for Mayor Haynie's justification for continued voting on Batmasian projects. The Ethics Commission's Executive Director rejects the [...]

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