Jon-Allen-on-Cohan

27 Jul A solid waste in Lauderdale Lakes

Once again solid waste will be awash in solid waste fees and the residents not seeing any benefit. Just like when Allen was really there and special assessments were jacked up making residents pay through the nose just so Allen could set on restricted cash to cover other deficits.
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Dan Holmes

18 Jul Friday Night Fights in Lauderdale Lakes

What was shocking was when it was pointed out to Elianor that the overall budget had increased by over $2 million from 2015 and asked why she was dumbfounded. The old deer in the headlights look. And absolutely none of the problems pointed out with transfers or balancing the budget were addressed, corrected or even any fixes provided.
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Dan Holmes

02 Jul The Horrible State of the Lauderdale Lakes Union.

Also identified during the Auditor's discussion with the Commission that the city had paid an outside consultant, Nelson McKenzie, almost $10k of a $25k contract to provide assistance to the finance staff for essentially nothing since he was lacking governmental accounting experience also. In fact McKenzie was finally issued a stop and desist order because he was actually causing more problems and issues.
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