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Fort Lauderdale Complete Streets Walking Audit

Complete Streets: Fort Lauderdale Walking Audit a Huge Success!

On July 24th, more than 50 individuals participated in a Walking Audit that was graciously hosted at the Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce with support from their President, Dan Lindblade. The City of Fort Lauderdale’s support was phenomenal with participation from the Director of Transportation & Mobility, Diana Alarcon to numerous staff members, as […]

YMCA of Broward County Swimming Lessons GoSPLASH Drowning Prevention

YMCA GoSPLASH Program Leading Efforts To Build Safer Swimmers

GO SPLASH offers mobile aquatics programming through Shared Use Agreements Broward County, FL – The YMCA of Broward County kicks off summer with it GoSPLASH mobile aquatics program offered at Stranahan High School and apartment complexes throughout Broward. GoSPLASH provides a team of YMCA aquatics professionals directly to the community with swim lessons and water […]

Rent Assistance Program

Broward County Housing Stability Program (Rental Assistance) Is Taking Applications

We want to make any Broward County health professionals and organizations aware of this program and opportunity to help Broward County families who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless: The HOUSING STABILITY PROGRAM (HSP), a temporary rental assistance program designed to help low-income Broward County Families who are at risk of becoming homeless* OR […]

broward fort lauderdale complete streets

Sun Sentinel Features “Complete Streets” changes coming to Broward County

Just last week we were ecstatic to find out that the Complete Streets Guidelines adopted by Fort Lauderdale are among the top in the whole nation. This week the conversation about Complete Streets continues with this report and video from the Sun Sentinel (video below) highlighting the changes being implemented throughout Broward County roadways.  The […]

Broward County Bike Friendly Community Designation and Award

Broward County Receives “Bike Friendly Community” Designation!

On November 12, 2013 an army of bicycle riding citizens converged at the Broward County Commission Chambers to celebrate Broward County receiving a Bronze Level Award for Bike Friendly Community from the League of America Bicyclists! Broward County is the second largest county to be recognized as a Bike Friendly Community! We had a great […]