Bertha Henry

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2012

    Broward County to Consider a $3 Million Emergency Fix of Fort Lauderdale Beach Erosion

    The Broward County Commission is considering an emergency fix to repair the sidewalks along A1A north of Sunrise Boulevard after Hurricane Sandy and ocean swells caused beach erosion that ultimately sucked portions of the street into the sea. The commission is looking for approval of $3 million for ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 31, 2012

    Broward County Admin Bertha Henry Doesn't Care if Airport Security Managers Are Licensed

    See also: Directors of Fort Lauderdale Airport Security Unlicensed; Company Ignored It, Investigators Say.Broward County Administrator Bertha Henry tried to downplay an investigation into the unlicensed managers of the company overseeing security at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 8, 2011

    Broward Commission Rejects One Proposal Requiring Permits for "Expressive Activities"

    ​The Broward Commission unanimously voted down a draft ordinance proposed by County Administrator Bertha Henry to require people to apply for and obtain permits to engage in "expressive activities" at county facilities -- a mandate that many members of the public see as a stab at the First Ame ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2011

    Broward Libraries May Open on Sundays

    Soon, an alternative to church?​Right now, branches in the Broward County Library System don't open on Sunday -- the day when you're most likely to have nothing to do and want a book to read. But that might change under a set of recommendations being issued by County Administrator Bertha Henry on ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 17, 2010

    Morning Juice: Broward Warned About Dangers of a Crash Diet; School Activists Harassing Hernandez

    ​Here's what's making news in South Florida this morning:Broward County Administrator Bertha Henry gave a stern warning to the commissioners that they'll need to raise taxes this year or else face a round of budget cuts that would risk, well, anarchy? [Sun-Sentinel]At the Seagull School in Fort La ... More >>

  • News

    April 27, 2006

    Oh, Henrys

    A Black Journalism Institute on Sistrunk doesn't sound bad — until you know who's behind it.

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2006

    A Sistrunk Shame

    The Sun-Sentinel reported this morning that the Fort Lauderdale City Commission awarded a sweet little land deal on Sistrunk Boulevard to the Westside Gazette. You may not know about the Westside Gazette. Few do. It's a tiny black newspaper that has demonstrably lied about its circulation figures to ... More >>

  • News

    October 13, 2005
  • News

    September 29, 2005

    Westside's Stories

    Until the tiny Gazette gets its story straight, county honcho Bertha Henry should stop sending it checks