March Meeting Recap 2014

Palm Beach County League of Cities
March 28, 2014

We thank the City of Greenacres for hosting the League meetings at their Community Center.

Board Meeting The Board heard a presentation from the Solid Waste Authority Managing Director Dan Pellowitz regarding the Authority's excess capacity and a proposal for its use.

The board approved the admendemnts to the League By-Laws.

The board appointed Council Chair Dawn Pardo to the Countywide Coastal Council.

President Maxwell thanked the nominating committee for their service and informed the board of the 2014-2015 proposed slate of officiers and board members. (The proposed slate can be found at

The board also heard a committee report from the Fire Service Committee.

General Membership Greenacres Mayor Sam Ferreri welcomed the membership to Greenacres.

Our featured speaker was Dorothy Jacks, Chief Dupty of the Palm Beach County Property Appraiser, who spoke on "How to Increase Your Cities Revenue by Fighting Homesteead Fraud".

League Counsel Trela White updated us on pertinent legal issues (for full report go to our News:Meeting Notes page).

Executive Director Richard Radcliffe reminded everyone to rsvp for the Elected Officials Workshop, which will follow the April General Membership meeting and the Installation Gala in May.

Next month the meetings will be at the City of Atlantis Country Club.