Citizens Police Academy

The Coral Springs Police Department is now taking applications for participants in the 27th Class of the Citizens Police Academy.     The Academy begins on September 19, 2007 and ends with graduation on December 17, 2007.     Classes are held on Wednesday evening from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00…

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city commissioners Vote themselves an extended stay in office Declare: Public Has no Right to Vote

The story so far: The Coral Springs city commissioners made a mistake in 1994 when they asked the Citizens of Coral Springs if they wanted to limit city commissioners (including the Mayor) to no more than 8 consecutive years in office.  The Citizens voted for this change to the charter…

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CORAL SPRINGS CITY CENTRE: OUR WHITE ELEPHANT

“There is no business like show business!” When the  Coral Springs City Centre  was first built, everyone described it as a landmark for Coral Springs,  as it was one of those things that people thought would put us on the map. A few years later, a major renovation had to…

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Commissioners delay decision on Gas Station

Direction of Ground water a concern Coral Springs currently has 29 gas stations in its boundaries and it is quite unclear as to why at the city commission meeting of June 6, the city commission has objected to one more. Hess Oil Company representatives asked for approval regarding a combination…

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City Commission Meetings: Best Seat in Town!

Coral Springs , May 11, 2000  (updated May 12,2000: Employees don’t get overtime pay at city meetings) (updated May 17,2000 added City Commissioners Email Addresses) (Updated June 7,2000: Changed from topic of meeting to Theme of meeting) I find it strange that for a city the size of Coral Springs, commission…

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