Thursday, June 4, 2020

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Pot, sober houses and Hyatt notes

Weeding out dispensaries Even if Florida voters legalize medical marijuana on Nov. 4, weed entrepreneurs almost certainly will have to wait before setting up in...
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Updates: trains, pensions & ag reserve

All aboard vs. off the tracks It’s been another week with a lot of news about All Aboard Florida, which few people seem to have...
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Our plans for outbreaks plus more breaking news

Care on the home front If you wonder whether the many parts of this area’s health care network are working on a response for any...
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The Ag Reserve and other notes

Selling out the Ag Reserve? Delray Marketplace is zippy, modern and fun. But as Palm Beach County Commissioner Steven Abrams correctly puts it, Delray Marketplace...
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Failing Grades

Pension Talk The latest report on local pension plans in Florida makes clear what is at stake for Boca Raton and Delray Beach. Since 2011, the...
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“New Benchmark” for Boca, more on FSU’s fumble, plus more.

Hyatt Place is coming to downtown (Pictured: Hyatt Place in Delray Beach) The vote Monday on the most prominent piece of land in Boca Raton was...
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What’s next for Boca union talks, how FSU may be getting thrashed, plus more.

City vs. unions: what happens next With Boca Raton and the police and fire unions at an impasse over pension, wage and work-rule issues—things like...
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City-Union Talks at Impasse

Wildflower update News flash: Talks at standstill Not surprisingly, Boca Raton has been unable to reach agreement with the police and fire unions on new contracts....
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More train talk, some Delray news & other reflections

More train talk There’s always more to write about All Aboard Florida. In Thursday’s posting, I explained that despite strong public opposition in some parts of...
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All Aboard is off and running, what’s too big for Boca and never forget

All Aboard picking up steam Throughout Palm Beach County and points north have come calls for “someone” to “stop” All Aboard Florida. But there doesn’t...
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