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Hollywood Seeks Funding for Marina Boat Ramp Improvements

The Hollywood Commission agreed to allow city leaders to apply for and if awarded accept the Florida Department of Environmental Protection Florida Resilient Coastlines Program Award in a total amount not to exceed $619,675.

This money will be used to implement resiliency improvements at the Marina Boat Ramp. If awarded, it will commit the City to fund $169,675 for the project.

Also, the Commission agreed to allow city leaders to execute a highway maintenance memorandum of agreement with the Florida Department of Transportation for the construction of sidewalk and bicycle lane improvements by FDOT for certain projects identified in the five-year adopted work program involving Park Road, 35th Avenue, Polk Street, Rainbow Drive, Circle Drive and Van Buren Street bike lanes and other mobility improvements.

David Volz
David Volz
David Volz has been a reporter for Hollywood Gazette since 2011 and has worked for numerous community news publications throughout South Florida over the past two decades including the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, Miami Herald and South Florida Business Journal. He is a Professor in the Business department at Broward College and the editor of the Coral Springs Connection, an online community news website. He covers city government, schools, sports events, cultural activities, faith groups and workplaces.

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