Fort Lauderdale Mayor Dean Trantalis Enjoys Fancy Weekend Lunch With AHF Attorney and Director

First, the good news. It appears Fort Lauderdale Mayor Dean Trantalis did not spend the long MLK holiday weekend soaking up the sun on some distant beach. Nope, Mayor Dean Trantalis spent his Saturday morning working on City business. And now the bad news, City records show Trantalis enjoyed a fancy lunch discussing AIDS Healthcare […]

Fort Lauderdale Board Members Fail To Disclose Ties To AHF Before Voting In Favor Of “Trantalis Tower” Appeal

When the City of Fort Lauderdale’s Board of Adjustment held a marathon meeting to hear the appeal by AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) over its controversial “Trantalis Tower” project, two members failed to disclose ties to AHF which might give rise to an appearance of a conflict of interest. Late last year, the City Attorney affirmed […]

Mayor Dean Trantalis Gets “Secondary Income” From Fort Lauderdale Luxury Developer

Two weeks ago, in the midst of a smelly environmental crisis of multiple sewer line breaks, Fort Lauderdale Mayor Dean Trantalis “questioned the wisdom” of new developments in the City. According to The Sun-Sentinel, “Trantalis, who questioned the wisdom of approving new developments when Fort Lauderdale’s pipes have been allowed to deteriorate so badly it […]