Social Distancing? Mayor Dean Trantalis Met With Lobbyists & Campaign Adviser At City Hall During Lockdown

For the last two months, non-essential Fort Lauderdale businesses have been shuttered. Residents have been ordered to shelter in place unless buying food or seeking medical help. Fort Lauderdale schools and parks are deserted. Yet, it appears “government lobbyists” are an essential business in the eyes of Mayor Dean Trantalis. According to official meeting logs, […]

Clueless Commissioner Steve Glassman’s Plan To “Relaunch Lauderdale:” Car Hops And Festivals In Alleys!?!

Every time Fort Lauderdale Commissioner Steve Glassman opines on public policy he offers more proof of his backbencher status. On Monday, Glassman, the former owner of a Buffalo hair salon, offered his plan to “Relaunch Lauderdale.” There was little fanfare surrounding the announcement because most people tend to ignore Steve Glassman. As usual, Glassman turned […]

Democrat Consultant Pushing BSO Colonel As Sheriff Tony Replacement?

David Holmes, left, with former Sheriff Scott Israel Law enforcement chat rooms were buzzing this week with news that a Democrat consultant is pushing a BSO Colonel to replace beleaguered Sheriff Gregory Tony. Several posts in the law enforcement forums website claimed consultant Judy Stern was trying to sell her contacts in Governor Ron DeSantis […]