Broward County hosts free symposium May 9

For anyone in Broward County tasked with recruiting and hiring staff and ensuring that their programs, facilities, activities or services are in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), as amended, help is on the way.

Broward County’s Office of Intergovernmental Affairs and Professional Standards is offering its second free ADA Symposium on Friday, May 9, at the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center, 1950 Eisenhower Blvd., Fort Lauderdale.

Officials-cut-ribbon-to-open-McIntosh-RoadTo enhance productivity for over-the-road container movement, Port Everglades has rebuilt McIntosh Road, the main roadway in the Port’s Southport containerized cargo area, into a multi-lane loop road.

Elected officials and Port customers celebrated the newly expanded and configured loop road today with a festive ribbon cutting ceremony.
“Efficiency counts when moving cargo. So smooth, free-flowing roadways are vital for port productivity,” said Port Everglades Chief Executive & Port Director Steven Cernak.

The City of Miramar presents a Resource Fair for Veterans and Older Adults. This exciting event will be held on Wednesday, April 30th from 9:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at the Miramar Multi-Service Complex, located at 6700 Miramar Parkway, Miramar, FL 33023

Mayor Moseley stated that, “Miramar is committed to providing the best services to all residents, especially those groups who are most vulnerable. By providing these free services to our military veterans and elderly, their quality of life can be potentially be made better.”

Miami-Dade County Commissioner Jean Monestime, District 2, will deliver his State of the District Address on Wednesday, April 16 at the Joe Celestin Center, 1525 NW 135th St. in Miami.

There will be a reception at 6 p.m., followed by the address at 7 p.m. Commissioner Monestime will discuss various topics of importance to the district and its residents.