​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

100 Years of Tourism Celebrated

This year marks Broward County's centennial and celebrates how the past 100 years have set the stage for the destination's future. The transformation from a sleepy beach town, to a Spring Break mecca, to today's year-round popularity attracting visitors from around the world illustrates Greater Fort Lauderdale's remarkable success as a world-class destination.

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