​This website highlights news about County programs and services, and employees and agencies that have been recognized for their contributions to government and the community.

Awards and Recognitions

BCT Welcomes New Managers

Broward County Transit (BCT) is pleased to welcome two new transportation professionals to the County’s Transit operations. Mary McCahon Shaffer, formerly from the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) will serve as BCT’s Transit Manager responsible for Customer Relations and Communications. Oscar Figueroa joins BCT from Metro, St. Louis, Missouri and will serve as the new Manager of Safety and Compliance. Both managers are accomplished in their respective areas of expertise. These appointments underscore BCT’s continued prioritization and commitment to passenger safety, security and customer service. More...

Agencies in the News

NACo Report Highlights FLL’s Expansion and Renovation Success Story

Broward County Government is featured in the National Association of Counties (NACo) October 2014 report Partnering in Government Innovation: County Leadership in Action. The article, Broward County Invests in Airport Expansion to Promote Economic Competiveness, explores the scenario facing Fort Lauderdale Hollywood-International Airport prior to its embarking on a complex runway expansion and terminal reconfiguration project. The article, under the category of Infrastructure (pages 21 and 22) details the opportunity, the solution and its impact. More...


100 Years of Tourism Celebrated

Port Everglades celebrates 2014-2015 cruise season with New Terminal, New Day Cruise and Regal Princess Naming

FedEx Donates Boeing 727-200F Aircraft to Aviation Department

Broward County Welcomes Copa Airlines