City’s Hand in Advanced Cable Communications Pocket nets 5% ‘Vig’

The agreement between the City of Coral Springs and Advanced Cable Communications was pulled from the agenda of the February 6th meeting.  No reason was given. However, Coralsprings.com has obtained a copy of the agreement and most interestingly the City is obtaining  revenue from the the cable company,  at our expense. The current contract on the table with Advanced Cable Communications states  that Advanced will pay the City 5% of the gross revenues they obtain from their subscribers. Since almost all of the 35,000 households in the city, subscribes to the one and only cable company, the 5% is really…

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MOVING TO CORAL SPRINGS!

With a proud look of accomplishment, Coral Springs City Manager Michael Levenson announced tonight that an agreement has been reached bringing to the city , the Regional Headquarters of the #1 largest furniture retailer in the United States, Rooms To GO. Securing Rooms To Go was a major accomplishment for Wally Eccleston of the Economic Development Foundation, Inc (EDF), the company set up by the city to provide attractive financial packages to perspective businesses in order to bring them to Coral Springs. EDF was able to lure the regional headquarters and distribution center out of the hands of other cities…

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