The City of Parkland will hold their second budget hearing. This time, with a slightly lower millage rate.
In a city with one of the lowest millage rates in Broward County, the City of Parkland is proposing to increase taxes by 20 percent to help pay for the additional school resource officers along with other improvements.
Stating that it met all legal criteria for the special exception, the commission voted unanimously to approve a new charter school in Parkland at a special meeting.
A sea of red shirts that said “Vote No” filled the commission chambers at the Parkland special meeting on Wednesday to protest a proposed charter school in the community.
Early voting is over after nine consecutive days, so if you haven’t voted already, Tuesday will be your last chance to cast your ballot.
With early voting beginning Saturday and lasting nine consecutive days, voters shouldn’t have any excuse to miss this year’s midterm elections.
With over 16 years of serving the public working with various city budgets, and her experience with three of her own children attending public schools, Tennille Doe-Decoste told members of the Coral Springs/Parkland Democratic Club why she would be the best school board candidate.
If there is one lesson that has resonated in the aftermath of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas tragedy, it’s that the youth have a prominent voice and are able to constitute sweeping changes in the U.S.
When Commissioner Grace Solomon’s term expires in November of 2018, one of two men will step into the District 2 seat; Diego Pfeiffer and Richard Walker.
After serving for the past two years as a Parkland city commissioner representing District Two, Grace Solomon announced this week that she will not seek reelection.