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Woodmont in Tamarac wants a Neighborhood Improvement District

Woodmont in Tamarac wants a Neighborhood Improvement District

It looks like the Woodlands has set precedent in the City of Tamarac.  Woodmont, our neighbors to the west wants to form a District as well.   It looks like the same inaccuracies about Districts are going around their neighborhood.  However, this one is misleading residents into thinking there will be…

Tamarac Commission approves Neighborhood Partnership Program

Tamarac Commission approves Neighborhood Partnership Program

March 30, 2011|Michael d’Oliveira mdoliveira@tribune.com Since January of 2008, Tamarac has given $43,000, with matching grants, to neighborhood partnerships for beautification and improvement projects; all of it part of the Neighborhood Partnership Program, designed to enhance neighborhood vitality and increase communication with residents. At the end of February, commissioners formally…

Tamarac Holds Neighborhood Meeting

Tamarac Holds Neighborhood Meeting

The City of Tamarac held it’s District 2 Neighborhood Meeting on April 6th at the Tamarac Community Center.  District 2 falls under newly appointed Vice Mayor Michelle Gomez, whose district stretches west from the Sawgrass Expressway east to Rock Island Road. First to speak was Ray Gagnon, Director of Utilities,…

New Bikeway for Woodlands Boulevard

New Bikeway for Woodlands Boulevard

On Monday evening, the City of Tamarac invited residents whose homes abutted Woodlands Boulevard to discuss the creation of a bike lane on both sides of the road.  Director of Community Development, Jennifer Bramley, Commissioner Michelle Gomez, Public Works Director Jack Strain and City Manager Michael Cernech attended. Only two…

Woodlands Updates

Woodlands Updates

I just received an update from Country Club President Larry Torn who said that the Country Club is still in negotiations for the upcoming sale. Negotiations are going well and should be completed shortly. Equitable members will be contacted to vote when they receive a final contract. …

Tamarac gets a new park

Tamarac gets a new park

  The good news is that Tamarac is building a park near the Woodlands; the bad news is that it won’t happen for at least five years. I found out about this future park from a former city employee. I had no idea there were plans, or even land, for…

Just Say No to Plastic Bags

Just Say No to Plastic Bags

It’s so hard to resist those small plastic bags.   Store clerks mindlessly fill them with one or two items, and they can’t help but double or triple bag them as they have become so flimsy.  Take a look at people walking out of the grocery store, you will see nothing…