New Courthouse is Almost Complete
Construction of the new courthouse is heading into the home stretch with the building nearing Substantial Completion. Finishing touches are happening in the lobby, including the installation of security scanning equipment, upper level courtrooms are still under construction, workstations are being assembled, and work continues on the interior and exterior of the connector bridge. While construction is moving forward, so is a preliminary move schedule for courthouse stakeholders. The phased move-in is projected to begin in early-2016. To view the latest interior photos, visit the Fall 2015 Slide Gallery.
County Opens New Judicial Complex South Parking Garage
Officials marked an important milestone in the construction of Broward County's new courthouse by conducting a ceremonial ribbon cutting marking the completion of the Judicial Complex South Parking Garage, a courthouse employee garage located at the corner of Andrews Avenue and Seventh Street Southeast in Fort Lauderdale. The garage will eventually accomodate up to 1,000 Broward County Employees who will be working in the new courthouse, which is under construction next door and on schedule to open in 2016. More...