County Receives BB&T Parcel Development Recommendations from Urban Land Institute
A panel of nationally renowned land use, real estate development, design and urban planning professionals from the Urban Land Institute (ULI) released their recommendations for the potential development of parcels of land on the County owned BB&T Center property. ULI is a nonprofit multi-disciplinary research and education institute dedicated to responsible land use and the creation of thriving communities. More…
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The BB&T Center was built using Tourist Development Tax dollars, generated from a 2 cent sales tax paid by tourists staying in Broward County hotels. Property tax dollars are not used to support the Arena or the Florida Panthers
The Florida Panthers is one of only 23 major league hockey teams in the U.S. and one of only four in the Southeast.
Visiting hockey teams account for an estimated 2,500 hotel nights in Broward County. Additionally, Florida Panthers team and players are active in the community and support many local charities.