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A Message from the Chamber on the Death of George Floyd

Posted by: Mike Cobelo on Monday, June 8, 2020
The Chamber is engaging with leaders at multiple levels, as we make our collective voice heard in condemning racism, hate and police brutality in the wake of George Floyd's ...

Changes to the Paycheck Protection Program Under the Flexibility Act of 2020

Posted by: Mike Cobelo on Friday, June 5, 2020
President Trump has signed bipartisan legislation to modify the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Paycheck Protection Program (PPP). The Paycheck Protection Program ...

Council of Economic Advisors 2020 Q2 Report

Posted by: Doug Lyons on Thursday, June 4, 2020
June 1, 2020 GREATER FORT LAUDERDALE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE’S COUNCIL OF ECONOMIC ADVISORS BACK ‘RE-OPENING’ IN WHAT WILL BE A LONG ROAD BACK TO RECOVERY ...

Republic Services Shows Its Commitment to Serve

Posted by: Mike Cobelo on Thursday, May 21, 2020
Republic Services, which has provided an essential service across the country during the COVID-19 crisis, has provided the Chamber with a look at the work its doing to ...

Job Market Stays Strong to Start 2020, Greater Fort Lauderdale Adds 13,000 Jobs

Posted by: Mike Cobelo/Florida Dept. of Economic Opportunity on Monday, March 16, 2020
The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity announced Broward County's jobless rate was 3% in January 2020. This rate was 0.7% lower than our region's year ago rate. ...

Gov. DeSantis Activates Emergency Business Damage Assessment Survey for Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Posted by: The Office of Governor Ron DeSantis on Thursday, March 12, 2020
The Business Damage Assessment Survey can be taken online at https://floridadisaster.biz/ Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the activation ...

Guidance for Businesses & Employers to Respond to Coronavirus

Posted by: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Wednesday, March 4, 2020
This interim guidance is based on what is currently known about the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will update this ...

Port Everglades & Community Leaders Celebrate Major Milestone

Posted by: Port Everglades on Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Federal, state and local elected officials joined local business leaders to welcome the news that Broward County’s long-awaited Port Everglades Navigation Improvements Project to deepen and widen the Port’s navigational channels can now begin with $29.1 million in funding under the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers FY 2020 Work Plan.

Broward County Single-Family Home Sales Rise in 2019

Posted by: MIAMI Association of Realtors on Thursday, February 13, 2020

Broward County single-family home sales and median prices for all properties increased year-over-year in 2019, according to the MIAMI Association of Realtors (MIAMI) and the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) system.

Excitement & Emotion at the 110th Annual Meeting

Posted by: Mike Cobelo on Friday, February 7, 2020

The Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce celebrated its 110th year of connecting partners for economic growth at the Signature Grand, in Davie, on February 6, 2020. More than 400 business and community leaders gathered for the Chamber’s Annual Meeting presented by Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center.