Community Outreach

South Side School update!  The Friends of South Side recently visited the South Side School, which is currently under construction as you see in the photos below.  We were met by representatives from the Parks and Rec division of the City of Fort Lauderdale.  The...

South Side Update

On Tuesday, February 21, 2017, at the afternoon conference (1:30-4:00 p.m.)* the City Commission will be discussing the status of South Side. Included will be a report on the public forum at the school site on January 28, 2017 when the City presented its current plan...

Friends, Update for February 12th, 2011

Friends of South Side(FSS) has been working with the City Attorney, Architect, Parks and Recreation Director and District Commissioner, Vice Mayor Rogers in trying to reach a mutually acceptable agreement whereby Nova would be the operator of South Side for the City....

Update for February 1, 2011

Dave Rose and I met with representatives from Nova and the City on Tuesday, February 1, 2011. I have also prepared and made comments on the initial draft of a document that the City had prepared. This is an early draft form and there are still inputs and discussions...

City Commission meeting January 19, 2011

The City Commission on December 21, 2010 expressed consensus approval for the concept of entering into an arrangement for the operation of the South Side School facility by Nova. Vice Mayor Rogers was to take the lead on working with Nova and the Friends of South...