Broward County Newsmakers
​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.

Agencies in the News

Broward County Transit receives three awards in the Florida Public Transportation Association

Broward County Transit (BCT) has received three awards in the Florida Public Transportation Association (FPTA) annual marketing awards competition. The competition is held each year to honor the finest examples of transit marketing with participants representing various agencies statewide. More...

Broward Addiction Recovery Center Earns Highest Level of Accreditation

NACo Report Highlights FLL's Expansion and Renovation Success Story

100 Years of Tourism Celebrated