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Join us for a discussion with City of Fort Lauderdale Mayor Dean Trantalis. In this episode, we talk about the city's growth and infrastructure plans, including the City's desire for a tunnel under the New River as part of the next commuter rail project, and the need for smart traffic signals.
What is a Metropolitan Planning Organization? Join Dick Blattner, former City of Hollywood Commissioner, and Sheila Rose, Deputy City Manager of Coconut Creek, as we discuss what the MPO is, how the Broward MPO has evolved since its inception in the 1970s, and how it has helped their communities achieve their distinct visions.
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For years, the Sawgrass Expressway has been missing a segment to connect it from Florida’s Turnpike to I-95. This link is more than just a road; it’s a key piece of Broward’s regional community and economic vision. Gail Bulfin of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance, a regional economic development organization, and Mayor Michael Udine of Broward County talk to us about community engagement that got the project moving again and what will be needed for future phases and other key regional transportation projects in Broward.