County Commits to Transparency Broward County Governmental CenterThis website ensures that residents of Broward County have open and easy access to information that demonstrates how elected officials and county government staff conduct business. Here you’ll find information about government structure and government meetings, plus access to a variety of disclosure databases and reports. We encourage you to stay connected with local government by visiting this site often, and subscribing to one or more of our electronic newsletters.

Code of Ethics Passed Unanimously American FlagOn August 10, 2010, the Broward County Board of County Commissioners unanimously passed a Code of Ethics that governs many aspects of how County business is conducted. The Commission approved the Code of Ethics in its entirety, as presented by the Ethics Commission.

 Government Structure

County Commission

The nine-member Board of County Commissioners is the legislative and policy-making branch of Broward County Government. More...

County Administrator

The County Administrator is the chief executive officer of Broward County Government and directs the functions of County Government. More...

Agencies

Broward County Government is comprised of more than 50 agencies, including Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, Port Everglades, mass transit (BCT), human services, and regional parks, libraries and waste facilities. More...

 Government Meeting Information

Commission Meeting Schedule

The County Commission meets in formal session the first four Tuesdays of each month at 10 a.m. in Room 422 of the Broward County Governmental Center. Public Hearings begin at 2 p.m. Special topic workshops are scheduled as needed. More...

Live Webcast Schedule

Government meetings can be viewed online live at broward.org/video. Local cable systems provide live coverage of County Commission meetings on Tuesdays at 10 a.m., and rebroadcast coverage beginning at 5 p.m. on Fridays. More...

Sunshine Meeting Notices

Florida’s Sunshine Law requires that County meetings be open to the public, to give interested persons an opportunity to observe and participate in the governmental process. Announcement of sunshine meetings is posted online, and in prominent locations at County facilities. More...

Commission Agendas

Commission Meeting and Public Hearing agendas are posted prior to each meeting, along with back-up material and any supplemental agenda items. You can register to receive an email notification each time a new agenda is posted. A complete archive of Commission Action Agendas and meeting minutes from 1915 to the present is also available online. More...

 Government Databases

County Commission Disclosure Documents

This searchable database includes documents that disclose Commissioner activities related to campaign fundraising for other candidates, charitable contribution fundraising and outside/concurrent employment. More...

Municipality Disclosure Documents

This web page contains links to financial disclosure documents from elected officials in the Village of Lazy Lake and the Village of Sea Ranch Lakes. More...

Lobbyist Information

The list of Broward County registered lobbyists is maintained in this searchable database. Broward County requires that all lobbyists register, regardless of whether they receive compensation for lobbying. More...

Commission Visitors List

Interested persons may access an online database that provides details of visitors received by County Commissioners and their staff. The Commission Visitor list is searchable by visitor name, date, and/or subject matter. More...

County Employee Visitors List

Interested persons may access an online database that provides details about County employee visitors. The County Employee Visitors List is searchable by visitor name, date and/or subject matter. More...

Public Record Requests and Searches

The public has the right to inspect and obtain copies of public records. Public records must be open at all times for inspection, examination, or copying by any person. You may submit a public records request to any Broward County agency on the phone, in person, via mail or email. More...

Current Solicitations

Broward County’s Purchasing Division contracts for more than $600 million in goods, services and construction each year. All notices for Invitation for Bids, Request for Proposals, Request for Letters of Interest, Request for Quotation and Request for Information being solicited are posted online. The Board of County Commissioners welcomes your participation in these efforts. More...

 

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