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 [...]
In Part 2 of Boca's Waters, 4th generation Boca Ratonian Ryan Dick explains the dangers of Boca's plans to put boat ramps at Lake Wyman, proposes an alternative location and makes the case to keep ramps at Silver Palm Park.
Publishers Comment: At a time when a Palm Beach Post investigative reporter laid bare secret financial ties between Mayor Haynie and the largest land owner in Boca, a shadow is now cast on the entire City of Boca Raton government. What can be found and proven is one thing, but like an iceberg, the magnitude [...]
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: David Sergi is the Project Coordinator for the 2017 Boca Raton Art Tunnels Project. David has partnered with the City of Boca Raton to present art installations in the three tunnels in Spanish River Park. This project is part of the City's larger vision to bring art to public spaces in the area. Spanish [...]
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!
Resident, architectural designer, and visionary Margaret Fitzsimons’s shares her 2020 VISION for Boca Raton
Check out BocaWatch's exclusive interview with the candidate for Boca City Council Seat D, Monica Mayotte.