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Hollywood receives Smart Growth Excellence Award

Smart Growth Partnership (SGP) has awarded the City of Hollywood with the 2018 Smart Growth Excellence Award for the Regional Activity Center (RAC) Rezoning project. This award recognizes communities and projects that successfully used the principles of smart growth to preserve and enhance quality of life while helping to protect public health and the environment. The City Commission adopted RAC Rezoning in October 2016 as a way to inspire and promote mixed-use corridors and neighborhoods and to encourage a wide range of housing and commercial opportunities and regional collaborations. The RAC Rezoning project will be recognized at the Smart Growth Partnership’s Annual Event to be held this spring.

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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