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  • Former Fort Laud Commissioner Carlton Moore dies

    Former Fort Lauderdale City Commissioner Carlton Moore, a strong advocate for improving the city's blighted neighborhoods, has died.

    Moore’s political career began in 1985 when he took over as president of the Fort Lauderdale NAACP. In that role he fought against discriminatory lending practices by banks, against the closings of black-majority [...]

    From Naked Politics at April 02, 2014, 10:59am in News, Politics
  • Former Fort Laud Commissioner Carlton Moore dies

    Former Fort Lauderdale City Commissioner Carlton Moore has died.

    Senate Democratic Leader Chris Smith (D-Ft. Lauderdale) issued the following statement:

    “Carlton Moore was a mentor, a friend, and, above all, a surrogate father for me.

    “We first began working together when he was the president of the Ft. Lauderdale branch of the NAACP. [...]

    From Naked Politics at April 02, 2014, 10:03am in News, Politics
  • Rodstrom for Rodstrom

                                               

        Tomorrow, the Fort Lauderdale City Commission will convey some important recognitions on some worthy citizens. They will choose the Citizen of the Year, the Distinguished Citizen, Exemplary Former Employee,  and the Honored Founder.

             These are the winners from last year ...
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  • Commissioner Rankled

        

         Fort Lauderdale City Commissioner Dean Trantalis is not happy.

         Here is Trantalis when elected to a three year term just a few months back, beating incumbent Charlotte Rodstrom by just 18 votes.

                           

         But since then, Trantalis has been upset with a [...]
    From Tim Smith's Fort Lauderdale at July 07, 2013, 10:26am in News, Politics
  • So, Is This Racism ?

         It seems so to me.

         At the last Fort Lauderdale City Commission meeting, Sistrunk Boulevard, the Main Street of the historically black community in the center of Fort Lauderdale, was again the topic of discussion.

                                               
                                                             Dubose

         Commissioner for the area, [...]
    From Tim Smith's Fort Lauderdale at June 07, 2013, 10:05am in News, Politics
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