Broward Home County Commission Living in Broward Doing Business Visiting
Broward County Commissioner Lois Wexler
Skip navigation links
About District 5
Photo Gallery
Contact Lois
About Lois
  • Pembroke Pines
  • Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport
  • Mayor Lois Wexler throws out the first pitch
  • Cooper City
  • County Commissioner Lois Wexler reading "Wild About Books" to preschool age children
  • Port Everglades
  • Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport
  • City of Weston
  • Tree Tops Park
  • Port Everglades
  • Welcome to Plantation
  • Orioles Spring Training Baseball
  • Port Everglades
  • Welcome to Davie
  • Unveiling of Prescription Drug Discount Program May 2007
  • City of Sunrise
  • Town Of Southwest Ranches
September 2011
Message From The Commissioner

Back to Work

To students, it is September, not January that feels like the real start of the year. It’s the same for elected officials and county staffers: that is when budgets are finalized, the fiscal year begins and projects kick into high gear after vacation.

This fall is a classic example. The commission’s four months wrestling with the budget is nearing an end, but other challenges are just beginning, notably redrawing the nine district boundaries.

This newsletter gives you a deeper look into issues we face this season, plus news of some opportunities you might want to take advantage of. As always, government is a partnership between the citizens and their public servants. We can’t do this alone. Please keep in touch with us.

Making Ends Meet

Details of our toughest job – developing a ba