New activist group, ‘FLOPS!,’ targets Fort Lauderdale development approvals

New activist group, ‘FLOPS!,’ targets Fort Lauderdale development approvals

Buoyed by the success of public activism in killing the Wave streetcar, a new group is seeking reforms in how Fort Lauderdale handles new development. The organization, "FLOPS!" — for Fort Lauderdale On Public Safety — aims at Fort Lauderdale's public safety shortfalls when approving development. “The whole city is for it,” the group’s leader,…