Tri-Rail stations can be funded by cities or government grants. BocaWatch researcher and commentator at large Jack McWalter highlights some serious problems other cities have had after accepting government grants. Jack also offers some solutions to the related MidTown development problem.
Publisher’s Comment: People are asking basic questions of who, what, where and how regarding the Tri-Rail Station anticipated for Midtown. In his recent commentary, ’Boca is NOT an Urban Experiment, BocaWatch’s commentator-at-large, Jack McWalter, begins to lay bare some possibilities for the Crocker development team’s quest for 2500 units. Part 1 of the series starts [...]
Publisher's Comment: STOP SCHOOL OVERCROWDING Jack McWalter's three (3) part series, "Schools on Steroids", is a must watch video experience. Using statistics provided by the School Board and other public bodies, a major community crisis has come to the forefront. SCHOOL OVERCROWDING in Boca Raton is 'our' problem, a city problem, and it is time [...]
Publisher's Comment: Again...need I say more?! Al Zucaro Solution…Why are the developers not required to build schools as a condition of approval!
Publisher's comment: Need I say more? Al Zucaro Projections of 20K new kids impacting schools by 2021 without including new developments in Boca Raton!
PUBLISHER’S COMMENT: Along with this article by Jack McWalter, today’s video is part one on Jack’s BocaWatch series, ‘Schools on Steroids’. All residents are encouraged to view this entire series. Jack McWalter has reviewed many public records on this ‘over-crowding’ subject and offers the reader prospective not found within the public forums held in city [...]
Unacceptable…Accountability and Transparency missing with the 1 cent sales tax budget numbers!
Our Mayor, one vote for El Rio, ignores 27,245 votes for the Wildflower – Outrageous!
A continuation of coverage of the latest on the Midtown Rezoning - the largest rezoning project in the history of Boca Raton. Jack goes over the details of the three potential developers' plans for the project. Watch part one here: http://bocawatch.org/no-habla-ingles/
BocaWatch commentator Jack McWalter is back to discuss the latest updates with the Midtown rezoning. Stay tuned for more.