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,…

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

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

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,…