Fort Lauderdale is Proud to Welcome the 58th International Boat Show!

The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show sails into town for five (5) days beginning on Wednesday, November 1, 2017, bringing more than 1,000 exhibitors; $4 billion worth of marine vessels and merchandise; and, an astonishing economic output of $857 million. As the world's largest in-water boat show (and the world's best boat show), this mega event generates hundreds of millions of dollars in marine commerce, showcases our City to a worldwide audience, and provides a tremendous economic boost to our local businesses.


Broward County Public Schools Partnership with the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance and South Florida TechGateway Receives National Spotlight

Broward County Public Schools (BCPS), the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance and South Florida TechGateway are among select school districts and organizations from across the nation featured during the 2017 Computer Science for All (CSforAll) Summit.  The event, which was organized by the CSforAll Consortium, took place October 16-17, 2017, and included computer science educators, researchers and industry leaders dedicated to providing inclusive, rigorous and sustainable computer science education for all students.


Post Hurricane Irma Updates on City Operations

Join Mayor Jack Seiler for a special live Telephone Town Hall Meeting tonight, Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 6 p.m., focusing on Hurricane Irma and its impact on the City of Fort Lauderdale. Neighbors with listed phone numbers will receive a call prior to the start of the meeting with instructions on how to participate. Neighbors may also call toll-free 1-888-409-5380 to join the conversation.


Broward Education Foundation’s Tools For Schools Launches County’s Largest Back to School Supply Drive

BROWARD COUNTY – Many Broward County Public School students come from families battling extreme poverty and too often school supplies are sidelined in favor of food and shelter. Basic items like flat pink erasers, composition books, glue sticks and crayons can mean the difference in a child’s attendance, their self-esteem and ultimately, their success. The community can help by participating in Broward’s largest and most comprehensive back to school supply drive- Tools for Schools Broward will be launched countywide on July 10 by the Broward Education Foundation.

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