Palm Beach County Commission divided on redistricting

In a marathonmeetingof the Palm Beach County Commission on Tuesday, Peanut Island became the target of a political tug of war, with Commissioner Priscilla Taylor stopping short […]

West Palm Beach Commission puts term limits on ballot

West Palm Beach city commissioners voted Monday to placeseven ballot questionsbefore voters in the March election. Mostly affecting commissioners’ terms, the proposals were a result of almost […]

Legislators at odds over gaming legislation

Tempers flared at ajoint meetingof the Palm Beach County Commission and legislative egation on Tuesday as elected officials debated bills aimed at bringing parity to Palm Beach […]

Aaronson gambles on slots

In a surprise move at Tuesday’s Palm Beach County Commission meeting, County Commissioner Burt Aaronson waited for commissioner to request an ordinance for a ballot referendum […]

Turf war erupts in County Commission redistricting debate

Tempers flared Tuesday as Palm Beach County commissioners sparred over wherenew district boundaries should be drawn, dragging the Port of Palm Beach and the residential community of […]

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Local gun regulation among county’s 2012 legislative priorities

Palm Beach County commissioners on Monday reviewed and discussed the first draft of a 39-page manifesto outlining theirlegislative agendaand proposed priorities for 2012. While a number of […]

West Palm Beach City Commission takes positive votes for business

The West Palm Beach City Commission on Monday gave fast food restaurants a little breathing room by rela their parking space requirements. For than 25 years, […]

County commissioner blames President Bush for Glades utilities woes

The Palm Beach County Commission to than an hour Tuesday to debate the fate of theGlades area’s water treatment systembefore agreeing to merge its utilities department […]

Santamaria pounds Realtors at tense county budget hearing

Fewer people attended Tuesday’sPalm Beach County Commission budget hearingthan last time, but a majority of those who did begged commissioners not to raise taxes for a third […]

Longtime Hasner supporter endorses LeMieux

GOP donor and philanthropist Yvonne Boice will be hosting a campaign fundraiser for a U.S. Senate candidate, but not for Adam Hasner, the candidate she has supported […]

County Commission ‘finds’ $7 million for budget

In a gutsy 11th hour move at Tuesday night’s budget hearing, County Commissioner Burt Aaronson suggested restoring all cuts proposed that night and cutting $7 million from […]

County pays premium price for airport land

Palm Beach County commissioners on Tuesdayagreed to purchase landadjacent to the Palm Beach International Airport for over $200,000 than the market value determined by the Property […]