Coral Springs Election Dirty Tricks Sun Sentinel Uncovers Plot

Coral Springs, FL – January 28 2006 :  Fort Lauderdale’s daily newspaper, the Sun Sentinel has uncovered a plot by a certain Coral Springs resident to try to influence the upcoming March elections for Mayor.  In a remarkable piece of undercover ‘Deep Throat’ type of reporting, Sun Sentinel’s Buddy “the gadfly” Nevins, found out that typing in www.johnsommerer.com links the infamous site Coralsprings.com.  “How can that be?” Buddy said to himself, and proceeded to contact Scott Brook who is running for mayor. In an apparent plea bargaining and lack of any sort of intestinal fortitude, and not wanting to associate…

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MAJOR HEADACHE: CITY SIGN ORDINANCE UNFAIR

Citizen Given 54 parking tickets totaling $2035.00 First Draft: 01/08/2006 My name is Janet Plunkett and I have been a resident of Coral Springs since 11/90. I have 2 sons, one in college and one who is a junior at Taravella. I served on the Coral Springs Tackle Football Club Board of Directors for 6 years and was one of the founders of the Coral Springs Lacrosse club. I am now being forced to move out of the city when my lease is up in December. THE ORDINANCE Sec. 18-5. Parking and/or storage of commercial and/or recreational vehicles. (A) Definitions.(1)…

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United States Postal Service Says : Coral Springs is Pompano Beach We Get No Respect!

Original Story Revised: 08 Jan 2006 12:08:33 -0500 . In March of this year, the United States Postal Service informed our city that we are not important enough to change the name of the city associated with our zip codes from Pompano Beach to Coral Springs. Zip Code designations are used to determine a number of things, including revenue sharing for some State and Federal programs. The change could generate potential benefits to residents with regards to insurability and  could result in lower homeowners, windstorm, flood and car insurance rates. One of our citizens in Coral Springs wrote to us…

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Coral Springs Election 2006 Results: THE VOTERS HAVE SPOKEN ( At least some of them)

Coral Springs Election 2006 Results: THE VOTERS HAVE SPOKEN ( At least some of them) Looks like we will be having a interesting tongue twister every time the city commission meets.  Brook..Bruck..Boccard….Say it quickly several times and see if you cannot make a mistake….as the voters have spoken and the results are in:  Scott Brook is Mayor, Vincent Boccard and Claudette Bruck has made it to city commissioner seats! MAYOR/CITY COMMISSION SEAT #1 CORAL SPRINGS Precinct by Precinct Results Percent Votes Scott J. Brook 58.0% 4,293 John Sommerer 42.0% 3,114 7,407 CITY COMMISSIONER SEAT #2 CORAL SPRINGS Precinct by Precinct…

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