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Mayor Jacobs delivers the State of the County at the Broward Workshop community breakfast.

Mayor Jacobs delivers the State of the County at the Broward Workshop forum. April 2013

Mayor Jacobs on FLL expansion tour Mayor Jacobs and Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman-Schultz tour runway expansion project at Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport. March 2013
Mayor Jacobs discusses Port Everglades security with Former United States Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano. February 2013
Mayor Jacobs hosts ceremonial swearing in Congressional ceremony.

Mayor Jacobs hosts the ceremonial swearing in of the Broward County Congressional delegation.  January 2013

Mayor Jacobs talks about gun safety

 

 

Gun safety was the focus of a roundtable discussion and news conference attended by Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz with Mayor Jacobs, Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez, the Broward Sheriff and a host of city officials and law enforcement from the two counties. January 2013

Mayor Jacobs at renaming of Sexual Assault Treatment Center to Nancy J. Cotterman Center

Mayor Jacobs at renaming of Sexual Assault Treatment Center to Nancy J. Cotterman Center.  January 2013

Commissioner Jacobs is selected by her colleagues to serve as Mayor Vice Mayor Jacobs is selected by her colleagues to serve as Mayor of Broward County.  November 2012
County Administrator and Broward County Commissioners - Runway groundbreaking Groundbreaking ceremony for South Runway Project at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. January 2012
Broward County Commissioners at Runway groundbreaking at FLL
U.S. Dept. of Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood (Center) with Broward County Commissioners at groundbreaking ceremony for South Runway Project at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.   January 2012
Commissioner LaMarca, Sheriff Lamberti and Commissioner Jacobs Commissioner Jacobs, Commissioner LaMarca and Sheriff Lamberti joined a pill mill protest organized by STOPP Now to highlight prescription drug abuse.
Commissioner Jacobs at the 2nd annual Southeast Florida Regional Climate Change Summit in Miami.

Commissioner Jacobs is joined by fellow County Commissioners and Compact signatories from Miami-Dade, Monroe and Palm Beach Counties, at the 2nd annual Southeast Florida Regional Climate Change Summit in Miami.

Commissioner Jacobs drops the puck at an NHL hockey game

Commissioner Jacobs drops the puck at an NHL hockey game between the Florida Panthers and the Washington Capitals at BankAtlantic Center.

Commissioner Jacobs at the groundbreaking of the Sample-McDougal House in Pompano Beach.

Commissioner Jacobs at the groundbreaking of the Sample-McDougal House in Pompano Beach.

Commissioner Jacobs with Governor Charlie Crist at the signing of House Bill 1B, saving Tri-Rail

Commissioner Jacobs with Governor Charlie Crist at the signing of House Bill 1B, saving Tri-Rail and expanding commuter rail service.

Commissioner Jacobs with Governor Charlie Crist, State Senator Eleanor Sobel and others at the signing of House Bill 1B

Commissioner Jacobs with Governor Charlie Crist, State Senator Eleanor Sobel and others at the signing of House Bill 1B, saving Tri-Rail and expanding commuter rail service.

Signatures of Commissioner Jacobs and other county representatives affirming the Climate Change Compact

Signatures of Commissioner Jacobs and other county representatives affirming the Climate Change Compact from the Southeast Florida Regional Climate Leadership Summit.

Commissioner Jacobs with Monroe County Mayor George Neugent, Miami-Dade County Commissioner Katy Sorenson

Commissioner Jacobs with Monroe County Mayor George Neugent, Miami-Dade County Commissioner Katy Sorenson and Palm Beach County Commissioner Shelley Vana.

Commissioner Jacobs addresses the audience at the first-ever Southeast Florida Regional Climate Leadership Summit.

Commissioner Jacobs addresses the audience at the first-ever Southeast Florida Regional Climate Leadership Summit.

Commissioner Jacobs, son Mitchell and Commissioner's staff Marcia, Faye &Franco painting at the new Women in Distress shelter

Commissioner Jacobs, son Mitchell and Commissioner's staff Marcia, Faye and Franco painting at the new Women in Distress shelter in District 2.

Commissioner Jacobs paints at the new Women in Distress shelter in District 2.

Commissioner Jacobs paints at the new Women in Distress shelter in District 2.

Commissioner Jacobs walks with the Transportation Transformers Robotics Club from Quiet Waters Elementary School

Commissioner Jacobs walks with the Transportation Transformers Robotics Club from Quiet Waters Elementary School and others over the new Wiles Road Turnpike overpass in Coconut Creek.

Commissioner Jacobs cuts the ribbon at the opening of the new Wiles Road Turnpike overpass in Coconut Creek.

Commissioner Jacobs cuts the ribbon at the opening of the new Wiles Road Turnpike overpass in Coconut Creek.

Commissioner Jacobs addresses the crowd at the opening of the new Wiles Road Turnpike overpass in Coconut Creek.

Commissioner Jacobs addresses the crowd at the opening of the new Wiles Road Turnpike overpass in Coconut Creek.

Broward County was chosen as the location of this year's Waste Management Corporate Golf Classic

Broward County was chosen as the location of this year's Waste Management Corporate Golf Classic to benefit several local non-profit organizations who are bettering the lives of our children and families. (Left to right - Mary Riedel, Women in Distress; Commissioner Kristin Jacobs; John Albert, Waste Management)

Florida Association of Counties recognized Commissioner Jacobs with the FAC Presidential Advocacy Award, for her efforts


Florida Association of Counties recognized Commissioner Jacobs with the FAC Presidential Advocacy Award, for her efforts during the 2009 Legislative Session. Left to Right: Commissioner Bill Williams (Gulf), Commissioner Charlie Stone (Marion), Commissioner Lilly Rooks (Levy), Commissioners Ilene Lieberman (Broward), Chris Holley, Commissioner Bryan Desloge (Leon), Commissioner Kristin Jacobs (Broward), and Commissioner Doug Conkey (Clay)

Commissioner Jacobs with Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz


In May Commissioner Jacobs attended a Climate Communities conference in Washington D.C. The group of legislators and climate experts from around the country, met with members of Congress and discussed issues affecting climate control. (Commissioner Jacobs with Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz)

(Left to right: Commissioner Rex Hardin, Dottie Fauerback, Bob Milanovich and Commissioner Kristin Jacobs)

Commissioner Jacobs was one of several community leaders who served breakfast to guests held at the John Knox Village. The Charity Breakfast benefitted the Sample McDougal House and “patrons” were served breakfast family style and a good time was had by all. (Left to right: Commissioner Rex Hardin, Dottie Fauerback, Bob Milanovich and Commissioner Kristin Jacobs)

Water Matters Day is the County's premier water conservation event that serves to inform residents

Water Matters Day is the County's premier water conservation event that serves to inform residents about the regional water system, the need for water conservation, environmental stewardship, and how to conserve water and enhance water quality while creating attractive NatureScape landscapes that are beneficial for native wildlife.

Commissioner Jacobs

Commissioner Kristin Jacobs joins Congressman Ron Klein and Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman-Schultz in announcing the award of Federal finding for Everglades restoration projects.

Vice Mayor Keechl & Commissioner Kristin Jacobs were judges at the 25th Annual Pompano Beach Seafood Festival.

Commissioner Kristin Jacobs and Vice Mayor Keechl were judges at the 25th Annual Pompano Beach Seafood Festival. They are pictured here with Pompano Mayor Lamar Fisher and winners of the contest. April 24, 2009

At the annual meeting of the Florida Federated Garden Clubs in Boca Raton, Commissioner Jacobs addressed a group

At the annual meeting of the Florida Federated Garden Clubs in Boca Raton, Commissioner Jacobs addressed a group about landscaping with native plants and the impact on water usage.  She provided interesting and little known facts on the history and uses of native plants with some of South Florida's expert gardeners.

Commissioner Kristin Jacobs attended the Deerfield Beach and Pompano Beach Martin Luther King Jr., Day Parades

Commissioner Kristin Jacobs attended the Deerfield Beach and Pompano Beach Martin Luther King Jr., Day Parades with State Representative Gwyn Clarke-Reed.

MSC Orchestra was officially welcomed to Port Everglades with the traditional “Plaques and Keys” ceremony.

MSC Orchestra was officially welcomed to Port Everglades with the traditional “Plaques and Keys” ceremony (exchange of keys to Broward County with plaques commemorating the first visit of the ship to the United States).

(l to r) Commissioner Diana Wasserman-Rubin; Capt. Mario Stiffa; Commissioner Lois Wexler; Rick Sasso, president and CEO of MSC Cruises (USA), Inc.; Port Everglades Director Phil Allen; Commissioner Kristin D. Jacobs; and Cruise Director Marco Cimbaro. Jan. 2009

Commissioner Kristin Jacobs and Parkland Commissioner Jared Moskowitz were selected as Chair and Vice Chair

Commissioner Kristin Jacobs and Parkland Commissioner Jared Moskowitz were selected as Chair and Vice Chair of the Broward Climate Change Task Force.

Comissioner Kristin Jacobs puts her bike on a BCT bus as she rides public transportation in recognition of Green Day

CommissionerKristin Jacobs puts her bike on a BCT bus as she rides public transportation to and from work in recognition of Green Thursdays. Green Thursdays is a transportation initiative that encourages people to use alternate transportation at least one day a week. August 2008

Commissioner Kristin Jacobs (right) participates in a panel discussion on South Florida and Challenges in Water Management.
Commissioner Kristin Jacobs (right) participates in a panel discussion on South Florida and Challenges in Water Management at the Working Water Solutions Conference. Also pictured: Shannon Estenoz (South Florida Water Management District) and Fort Lauderdale Commissioner Carlton Moore. December 2007.
Commissioner Kristin Jacobs (right) and Shannon Estenoz (South Florida Water Management District)

Commissioner Kristin Jacobs (right) and Shannon Estenoz (South Florida Water Management District) participate in a panel discussion on South Florida and Challenges in Water Management at the Working Water Solutions Conference. December 2007.

Broward County and City of Pompano Beach officials break ground at site of Northeast Transit Center
Broward County and City of Pompano Beach officials break ground at site of Northeast Transit Center. Left to Right: Pompano Beach Commissioner Rex Hardin, Florida Department of Transportation Sec. Dist. IV Jim Wolfe, Pompano Beach Commissioner George Brummer, Pompano Beach Mayor Lamar Fisher, Pompano Beach Vice-Mayor E. Pat Larkins, Broward County Commissioner Kristin Jacobs, Broward Mayor Josephus Eggelletion, Pompano Beach City Manager Keith Chadwell, Northwest Community Redevelopment Agency Advisory Board Chair Robert Robinson, Broward County Administrator Pam Brangaccio and Broward County Transit Director Chris Walton.
Kristin Jacobs presents a free holly tree to one of fifty lucky recipients

Broward County Commissioner Kristin Jacobs (right) presents a free holly tree to one of fifty lucky recipients. The trees were given away during the 2007 National County Government Week, which aimed to highlight some of Broward County’s environmental programs such as NatureScape Broward. NatureScape Broward is a water conservation program that encourages the planting of native plants. April 2007.

Commissioners acknowledge the sponsors of the 2007 Water Matters Day

Commissioner Kristin Jacobs and the rest of the Broward County Board of County Commissioners acknowledge the sponsors of the 2007 Water Matters Day. March 2007.

Commissioner Kristin Jacobs presents a proclamation to Diana Guidry.

County Commissioner Kristin Jacobs presents a proclamation to Diana Guidry of the Water Resources Division in recognition of her being named "Volunteer of the Year" by the National Wildlife Federation. March 2007.

Commissioner Jacobs speaks to the Deerfield Beach Chamber of Commerce members. March 2007

Commissioner Jacobs speaks to the Deerfield Beach Chamber of Commerce members. March 2007.

Commissioner Jacobs

Commissioner Kristin Jacobs officiating at a Swearing-In-Ceremony for Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman-Schultz, Congressman Alcee Hastings and Congressman Ron Klein. January 2007.

Commissioner Jacobs and Congresswoman Wasserman-Schultz

Commissioner Kristin Jacobs (on right) and Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman-Schultz. Commissioner Jacobs officiated a swearing in ceremony for Congresswoman Wassterman-Schultz and other Broward legislators. January 2007.

Commissioner Kristin Jacobs and others cutting the ribbon at the new North Andrews Garden Park.

Commissioner Kristin Jacobs and others cutting the ribbon at the new North Andrews Garden Park. From left: Vice Mayor Larry Gierer, City of Oakland Park; Commissioner Kristin Jacobs; Mary Falk, North Andrews Gardens HOA President; Commissioner Layne Dallett Walls, City of Oakland Park; Commissioner Allegra Murphy, City of Oakland Park; Mayor Steve Arnst, City of Oakland Park; County Commissioner Jim Scott. June, 2006.

National Hurricane Center Director Max Mayfield addresses the County Commission.

National Hurricane Center Director Max Mayfield addresses the County Commission. Mayfield received a Mayor's Award and a proclamation encouraging residents to prepare for hurricane season. May, 2006.

Broward County Commissioner Kristin Jacobs receives Natl.

Broward County Commissioner Kristin Jacobs receives Natl. Wildlife Federation award from Roxanne Paul officially certifying Broward County as a Natl. Wildlife Habitat at Water Matters Day 2006. Broward County is one of two counties in the Country qualified for this designation. NWF's Ranger Rick is in the middle.

Mayor Kristin Jacbos and Supervisor of Elections Dr. Brenda Snipes hold a news conference

Commissioner Kristin Jacobs joins Sunrise Mayor Steven Feren in announcing the Burdeen family of Sunrise as the winners of the NatureScape Makeover. The Burdeens will receive a custom landscaping worth $50,000. January, 2006.

Mayor Kristin Jacbos and Supervisor of Elections Dr. Brenda Snipes hold a news conference

Mayor Kristin Jacobs and Supervisor of Elections Dr. Brenda Snipes hold a news conference to discuss the future of the Supervisor of Elections Office. October 2005.

Mayor Jacobs at news conference.

Broward County Mayor Kristin Jacobs holds a news conference to keep Broward County residents informed during Hurricane Katrina. August 2005

Mr. Anderson, Mayor Jacobs and Ms. DuMont

Mayor Kristin Jacobs poses with Mr. George Anderson and Ms. Pat DuMont after she is made an honorary member of the Navy League - Ft. Lauderdale Chapter. August 2005

Breaking ground at the new Central Regional Park in Lauderhill.

Breaking ground at the new Central Regional Park in Lauderhill. From left: Plantation Mayor Rae Carole Armstrong, County Commissioner Josephus Eggelletion, Broward County Mayor Kristin Jacobs, County Commissioner Ilene Lieberman, local businessman Mohammed Qureshi and County Commissioner Jim Scott. June 2005

Recognition to Broward County employees and agencies responsible for the overwhelming success of the International Organization

Mayor Kristin Jacobs gives thanks and special recognition to Broward County employees and agencies responsible for the overwhelming success of the International Organization of American States Conference that took place in Fort Lauderdale. Broward County hosted foreign ministers from 34 member nations. June 2005

Columba Bush and Mayor Kristin Jacobs

Broward County Mayor Kristin Jacobs and Florida's First Lady Columba Bush meet for tea in Fort Lauderdale with the wives of the Organization of American State delegates in town for the OAS General Assembly meeting. Governor Jeb Bush was keynote speaker at the opening ceremony. June 2005

Florida's First Lady Columba Bush and Broward County Mayor Kristin Jacobs (front row center)

Florida's First Lady Columba Bush and Broward County Mayor Kristin Jacobs (front row center) pose with the spouses of the Organization of American States delegates during a historical tour of Fort Lauderdale. June 2005

Mayor Kristin Jacobs receives a  check from spouses of the Organization of American States delegates.

Broward County Mayor Kristin Jacobs receives a $5,000 check from the spouses of the Organization of American States delegates on behalf of Women in Distress. June 2005

Mayor Kristin Jacobs recognizes Fred Hesse.

Mayor Kristin Jacobs recognizes Fred Hesse, the Lighthouse of Broward's Volunteer of the Year, after he leads the Pledge of Allegiance before the County Commission. Mr. Hesse, who is blind, also benefited from the organization's services designed to help those who are blind. He became a volunteer as a way to give back to the organization. June 2005

March of Dimes

Mayor Kristin Jacobs received "Woman of Distinction Award" from March of Dimes. Co-Chairs Maria Soldani (left) and Gale Butler (right). June 2005

March of Dimes

Mayor Kristin Jacobs speaks at March of Dimes luncheon after receiving "Woman of Distinction"


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