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6 Nov 2017

Election 2018 – September Financial Reports

By | November 6th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|1 Comment

Publisher’s Comment: Better late than never.  The September campaign reports have been filed with the City Clerk’s office since October 10.  The October reports will be submitted later this week.  For September we have only two items to report.  These are for the City Council races for Seats C and D, Rodgers and Weinroth respectively. [...]

3 Nov 2017

Secret Financial Dealings Uncovered!

By | November 3rd, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|14 Comments

Breaking News: Post Exposes Secret Financial Ties Between Mayor Haynie and Developer Documents and interviews gathered by Palm Beach Post reporter Lulu Ramadan over the better part of a year have illuminated stunning details about what has been one of the worst kept secrets in town. It is a story first brought to light by [...]

2 Nov 2017

Boca Raton’s Definition of Insanity…. OVER-development!

By | November 2nd, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|9 Comments

At a recent Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) meeting held on October 23rd, a presentation presenting arguments for, or against, turning Dixie Hwy and Federal Hwy into one-way roads throughout the downtown was made.  CRA Chair Scott Singer was the driving force behind the initiative as a possible downtown traffic solution; a solution for a problem [...]

2 Nov 2017

Guest Commentary: Poor Planning Equals Poor Performance!

By | November 2nd, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|0 Comments

Why is there no city wide, comprehensive plan for how Boca must grow?  Schools and other infrastructure needs are forgotten or dismissed.  Why will we be 138% in classroom capacity by 2021?  Is the Palm Beach School Board at fault?  Past and some current council members have taken their eye off the city as a [...]

2 Nov 2017

All Politics are Local….or Are They?

By | November 2nd, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|1 Comment

WASHINGTON OVERVIEW October was the month when Congressional Republicans concluded that they might lose their Congressional majorities in 2018 if they do not pass a major tax relief bill.  Fear is a powerful motivator.  In Washington, it can be even more powerful than money. On October 26th the House put aside inter-party disputes over how [...]

30 Oct 2017

Boca Raton Wildflower Park Progress Tracking

By | October 30th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|7 Comments

This article presents some updated information regarding Wildflower Park progress. The tracker graphic included toward the end of this article has been updated accordingly. Past update articles are included for reference in Attachment 1. Following is a brief update discussion on each of the open phases. Passive Park Residents have been asking for Wildflower Park [...]

30 Oct 2017

School Board Chair on Overdevelopment vs. Overcrowding!

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

The following is a email newsletter sent by the The Federation of Boca Raton Homeowner Associations The Federation of Boca Raton Homeowner Associations Tuesday, November 7, 2017 8:30 am Community Center 150 Crawford Blvd. Proposed Camino Square re-development. A Representative of Florida Crystal will make a presentation about the proposed re-development of the Camino Square Retail [...]

30 Oct 2017

Boca Raton’s 2017 -18 Social Season has Begun

By | October 30th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|0 Comments

Boca Raton’s season has officially begun….generally speaking, the season begins with the Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce dinner; an event that many feel is a must attend event. Well, this Chamber event actually did take place on Saturday evening, October 28, 2017 amidst one of the worst rain storms of the year…. From now on, [...]

26 Oct 2017

Amateurish, Incompetent…Wasting Time, Losing Money…It’s Time to Go!!!

By | October 26th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|14 Comments

If you have been following the antics of our City Council on the ‘Potential Sale of Municipal Golf Course West’ over the last 12 months, you may have to come to the conclusion that the City Council must be auditioning for the role of “The Gang That Could Not Shoot Straight.” What started out as [...]

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