Monday, October 21, 2019

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Meet Mr. Cooper plus Auburn Trace update

Mr. Cooper on the record “Delray has very good bones.” That is the municipal diagnosis from Don Cooper, who becomes Delray Beach’s city manager on Jan....
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New judges to be tapped, that power line thing & other news of note

Here come the (new) judges Very soon, Gov. Rick Scott and the public will have reshaped the courts in Palm Beach County. On Friday, members of...
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Coastal Link still a great idea, Delray waits and sees and other news

Train wreck of an idea This week, a Palm Beach County commissioner voiced a very bad idea. Hal Valeche, who represents the north end of the...
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Delray’s building regs, the endangered Democrat and more.

Delray’s new building rules Delray Beach Planning and Zoning Director Dana Little told me Friday that he will be “happily surprised” if the city commission...
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Taking a gamble on FAU

The line on FAU sports John Kelly has bet Florida Atlantic University’s future on sports. FAU’s president will bet with money from the Schmidt Family Foundation...
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What’s on tap for FAU and other burning issues of the week

FAU’s major donation The last time Florida Atlantic University announced a major donation, things ended badly. Accepting $6 million nearly two years ago to name the...
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Mizner Trail gets nasty and other items of note

Mizner Trail gets rockier… The fate of the old Mizner Trail Golf Course has entered another nasty and—for non-lawyers—confusing legal spitting phase. To recap: In June,...
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Playing politics with development and more.

Playing politics with the Ag Reserve No one mentioned Palm Beach County’s Agricultural Reserve Area on Tuesday when the county commission chose new leaders, but...
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New land use regs, more on Mizner Trail and All Aboard updates

Growing pains Tonight, Delray Beach nears a decision on one of those Really Big Deals for cities. The city commission holds the first of two scheduled...
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Last call, trash talk & things are looking up

Last call With regard to the idea of extending drinking hours in Boca Raton, it was at least one too many—and maybe more than one...
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