Shall local authority prevail on November 3, 2020? Broward County is proposing to bypass Town of Davie ordinances on zoning, and construction projects on County-owned property or leased property? It's our community. Should Davie residents have the final say?
On the ballot, Broward County is proposing to place the information below:
COUNTY REGULATION OF THE DEVELOPMENT OF SURTAX-FUNDED TRANSPORTATION IMPROVEMENTS ON COUNTY PROPERTY
“To facilitate implementation of surtax-funded improvements to the countywide transportation system, shall the Broward County Charter be amended to provide that County ordinances regulating the development, including zoning, permitting, construction, operation, or administration, of transportation improvement projects that are (1) on County-owned or County-leased property and (2) funded in whole or in part with proceeds from the transportation surtax approved by the County’s voters in 2018, prevail over conflicting Municipal ordinances?”
FINANCIAL IMPACT STATEMENT: It is estimated that this amendment will have no financial impact to Broward County.
What will the Broward County Charter question look like on the ballot?
Broward County has two issues on the Ballot. It is the SECOND question:
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