City Commission green lights major projects

The Hollywood Commission recently met to decide on a number of major city-wide projects. Here are the ones that got commissioners’ stamp of approval: City leaders started off by approving a contract between GPE Engineering and General Contractor Corp and the City of Hollywood, for construction services related to the Water Main Replacement Program, in […]

Hollywood Gardens West sidewalk improvement project discussion set for July 7

The “Hollywood Gardens West Sidewalk and Bicycle Facility Improvement Project” is an initiative, backed by the Broward Metropolitan Organization (MPO) “Complete Streets” Project. These bodies in a combined effort with the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) plan to improve pedestrian and cyclist traffic in the Hollywood Gardens West area. FDOT is hosting a Public Information Workshop […]

Hollywood Gardens West receives $20k to increase tree canopy

The City of Hollywood recently received a $20,000 grant from TD Green Streets to plant more trees in Hollywood Gardens West. In collaboration with community volunteers, the city held a tree planting event in an effort to increase Hollywood’s tree canopy. Lindsey Nieratka, Hollywood’s environmental sustainability coordinator, made a presentation during a recent Hollywood Commission […]

Hollywood residents plant trees for Arbor Day

Members of the Youth Environmental Alliance, the Johnson Street Business District, residents of Hollywood Gardens West, students from McArthur High School and Apollo Middle School and other Hollywood residents worked together to plant 15 trees in celebration of Arbor Day. Sarah Petrlka, a student at McArthur High School and a member of the Future Famers […]