5-22-18 Broward County Commission Meeting
Commissioner Holness shares his thoughts on the Transportation Surtax, which he supports. The item will be heard at a public hearing on June 5, 2018.
11-14-17 Broward County Commission Meeting
Commissioner Holness asks Broward County Attorney’s Office to expand ordinance for Broward County Adult Civil Citation Program.
Extension of Temporary Protected Status to Haitian Nationals
Commissioner Holness asks for Commission support for Extension of Temporary Protected Status (TPS) to Haitian nationals who reside in the United States and benefit from this program.
Discussion on Broward County to enter into negotiations with Worldwide Sports Management Group, LLC
This item is a discussion to enter into negotiations between Broward County and Worldwide Sports Management Group, LLC regarding providing promotion and management of international cricket events at Central Broward Regional Park and Stadium.
Agreement between Broward County and the North Broward Hospital District (NBHD)
This item is a discussion to retroactively approve the agreement between Broward County and NBHD which provides primary care services to qualified low-income persons.
Proposal to host international cricket tournaments at Broward County’s Central Broward Regional Park (CBRP)and Stadium
Discussion regarding Worldwide Sports Management and Broward County entering an agreement to have a minimum of three multi-day international cricket tournament matches annually in Broward County beginning in 2017 and for a license to program these events in CBRP.
Use of Broward County staff and resources to seek charitable contributions for the Broward Black Elected Officials, Inc. ("BBEO").
This item is a discussion regarding the Broward Black Elected Officials (BBEO) organization.
Use of Broward County staff and resources to seek charitable contributions in connection with current hurricane relief efforts in Haiti.
Discussion led by Commissioner Holness regarding relief efforts for victims of Hurricane Wilma in Haiti.
Resolution approving, and directing the Broward County Administrator to distribute to Broward municipalities (the "Cities") for consideration of adoption, a template resolution expressing the commitment to enacting a bid preference for city-based and county-certified small businesses, to facilitate small business participation in the award of city contracts funded by Infrastructure Surtax proceeds.
A discussion led by Commissioner Holness seeking adoption from Broward County to promote small business participation in city contracts funded by proceeds from the Infrastructure Surtax.
Additional Senior Homestead Exemption
Commissioner Holness discusses his sponsorship for additional homestead exemption for senior citizens 65 and older at the June 22, 2016 public hearing.
Transit Transitional Employment (TTE) Pilot Program
Presentation on the Transit Transitional Employment (TTE) Pilot Program at the June 22, 2016 commission meeting.
Public Hearing on "Ban the Box"
Commissioner Dale V.C. Holness discusses the "Ban the Box" Ordinance at the June 14, 2016 Public Hearing portion of the Commission meeting. This proposed ordinance will create criminal screening practices for applicants seeking employment with Broward County.
Senior Homestead Exemption
Sponsored by Commissioner Dale V.C. Holness, the June 7, 2016 commission meeting contains discussion on proposed additional senior homestead exemptions.
Discussion of the "Ban the Box" Ordinance
Commissioner Dale V.C. Holness discusses the proposed “Ban the Box” Ordinance at the May 24, 2016, Commission meeting. This proposed ordinance will create criminal screening practices for applicants seeking employment with Broward County.
Proclamation to Broward County Public Schools District Employee of the Year
Commissioner Dale V.C. Holness presents a proclamation to Broward County Public Schools District Employee of the Year, Nikole Gray, at the May 10, 2016 commission meeting.
Commissioner Holness congratulates Commissioner Ritter on new GFLCVB position
Commissioner Holness extends congratulation to Commissioner Stacy Ritter on her new role as Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention and Visitors Bureau president at May 10, 2016 commission meeting.
Commissioner Holness discusses bringing the Florida International Trade & Cultural Expo (FITCE) to Broward County
A discussion on Broward County hosting FITCE at the June 24, 2014 commission meeting.
Public Hearing on Broward County Workforce Investment Act
Sponsored by Commissioner Dale V.C. Holness, the April 8, 2014 public hearing included discussion on the Broward County Workforce Investment Act.
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Public Hearing on Human Rights Act
Sponsored by Commissioner Dale V.C. Holness and Commissioner Lois Wexler, the following video contains the discussion from the September 10, 2013 Public Hearing.
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Discussion of the Workforce Investment Ordinance
Commissioner Dale V.C. Holness discusses the proposed Workforce Investment Ordinance at the April 23, 2013 Commission meeting.
Celebrate Haitian Cultural Heritage Month-May 2013
This item is a resolution proposed by Commissioner Holness to declare May 2013 as Haitian Cultural Heritage Month in Broward County at the April 23, 2013 commission meeting.
Colombia Free Trade and Digicel Cricket Series 2012 Benefit Broward County
Commissioner Dale V.C. Holness discusses the benefits of Broward County co-sponsoring the Celebrate Free Trade with Colombia event and the Digicel Cricket Series 2012 West Indies vs. New Zealand Cricket Series event, including the economic opportunities.
Towing and Immobilization of Motor Vehicles
This ordinance concerns the towing and immobilization of motor vehicles and includes discussions at the April 24, 2012 public hearing.
Tuskegee Airman Honored by Broward County Commission
County Commissioners received a special visit from retired Tuskegee Airman Lt. Col. Leo Gray, who flew 15 missions over Europe during World War II. Commissioners Dale Holness and Chip LaMarca presented a proclamation officially designating February 14, 2012, as “Lt. Colonel Leo Roger Gray Day” in Broward County. Lt. Col. Gray is a Dania Beach resident.
Scrap Metal Ordinance
Sponsored by Commissioner Dale V.C. Holness, this ordinance pertains to junk dealers and scrap metal processes. This discussion was at the January 10, 2012 public hearing.
Redistricting Public Hearing
This December 13, 2011 public hearing includes discussion on the process of redistricting Broward County into nine single member districts.
Sponsored by Commissioner Dale V.C. Holness and Commissioner Lois Wexler, this ordinance pertains to Broward County’s procurement and contracting opportunities for women and minority owned businesses. This discussion was at the February 22, 2011 public hearing.
Trinidad Trade Mission
Commissioner Dale V.C. Holness discusses his plan to travel to Chaguanas (the 2nd largest city in Trinidad), Trinidad and Tobago to meet with the Prime Minister, Minister of Tourism, Minister of Sports, Ministry of Trade, Ministry of Foreign of Affairs, Caribbean Airways and other businesses to establish relationships and work towards bringing businesses to Broward County in aid of Trade Missions on December 7, 2010.
Swearing In Ceremony
Commissioner Dale V.C. Holness outlines his future plans and priorities upon being seated at the dais after swearing-in ceremonies on November 16, 2010.