Palm Beach Post: Martin BDB negotiations a combination melodrama and farce

From the Palm Beach Post’s award-winning blogger, Sally Swartz: “Forging a fair contract to replace the sweetheart deal the old commission majority gave the BDB [Business Development Board] is proving a challenge…BDB members cast the BDB as the patient, good-faith negotiators and paint the county commissioners as villains in this ongoing drama.” … Click here to read more

Business Development Board refuses audit of taxpayer $$, rejects Buy Local program

Prominent local attorney and civic activist Virginia Sherlock, provides an informative (and alarming) update on the latest Business Development Board (BDB) meeting. … Click here to read more

Palm Beach Post: On growth issues, Martin starts to make peace

The Palm Beach Post’s award-winning writer Sally Swartz details Wednesday night’s open public forum on goals for Martin’s protective growth plan: “When the meeting ended, a few representatives of the growth industry community actually talked pleasantly with residents from the environmental camp — for the first time in about 12 years.” … Click here to read more