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Tropical Elementary Scholl in Plantation, October 2013 "Read for the Record" Campaign
Commissioner Wexler reads Loren Long's Otis to a class of elementary school children at Tropical Elementary School in Plantation for the "Read for the Record" campaign.
October 2013
New billboard "Look Before You Lock" Billboard Promotion
Commissioner Wexler unveils new billboards promoting the "Look Before You Lock" educational campaign to remind anyone who transports children to look before leaving a vehicle.
May 2013
Commissioner Wexler at a news conference Commissioner Wexler at a News Conference
Commissioner Wexler at news conference to unveil “Look Before You Lock” billboard and explain educational campaign to prevent children from being accidentally locked inside vehicles.
May 2013
Commissioner Wexler talks to students Commissioner Wexler Talks to Students from the NSU Masters of Public Administration Class 
She explains how decisions are made in the public sector and the roles that elected and non-elected participants play in the process. 
May 2013
Commissioner Wexler unveiling the new sign Broward County Sexual Assault Treatment Center Unveiling
Commissioner Lois Wexler with her fellow Commissioners and guests unveils the new sign for the Broward County Sexual Assault Treatment Center honoring Nancy J. Cotterman's years of dedicated public service. January 2013
Commissioner Wexler admiring the new sign The New Nancy J. Cotterman Center
Commissioner Wexler admires the sign designating the official name of Broward County's Sexual Assault Treatment Center as the Nancy J. Cotterman Center.
January 2013
Groundbreaking ceremony Broward County Courthouse Groundbreaking
Commissioner Wexler (3rd from left) joins colleagues in groundbreaking ceremony for the Broward County Courthouse.
August 2012
Commissioners Lois Wexler (right) and Ilene Lieberman (left) present a proclamation to Mindy Shrago, Executive Commemorating the Grand Opening of the New Young At Art Museum and Broward County Library
Broward County Commissioners Lois Wexler (right) and Ilene Lieberman (left) present a proclamation to Mindy Shrago, Executive Director of the Young at Art Museum and Esther Shrago, Associate Director of the Young at Art Museum, commemorating the grand opening of the new Young At Art Museum and Broward County Library.
May 2012
Commissioner Lois Wexler (left) and other dignitaries cut the ribbon the opening of the new Young at Art Museum and Broward Coun Opening of the New Young at Art Museum
Commissioner Lois Wexler (left) and other dignitaries cut the ribbon at the opening of the new Young at Art Museum and Broward County Library.
May 2012
City/County officials at Affordable Housing ribbon ceremony Opening of Progresso Point Affordable Housing Apartments - February 2012
Broward County Commissioner Lois Wexler (3rd from right), Broward County Mayor John E. Rodstrom, Jr. (far right) and Commissioner Chip LaMarca (2nd from right) join city officials and community leaders in a ribbon ceremony to celebrate the opening of Progresso Point in Fort Lauderdale.
Group attending the Runway Expansion Breaking Ground on the South Runway - January 2012
Commissioner Lois Wexler (center) and other dignitaries mark the groundbreaking for the new South Runaway at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. From left: County Commissioner Dale V.C. Holness, Airport Director Kent George, County Commissioner Chip LaMarca, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood, County Commissioner Sue Gunzburger, Acting Federal Aviation Administration Administrator Michael Huerta, Mayor John Rodstrom, Florida Department of Transportation Assistant Secretary Intermodal Systems Development Richard Biter, County Commissioner Ilene Lieberman, Commissioner Lois Wexler, Commissioner Stacy Ritter, Commissioner Barbara Shareif, Vice Mayor Kristin Jacobs, Congresswoman Frederica Wilson and Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz.
Jerry Graziose and Commissioner Wexler Jerry Graziose Receives Proclamation for Dedicated Service to Community
- January 2012 
Commissioner Wexler presents a proclamation to Jerry Graziose citing his years of service to Broward County. Graziose is the Safety and Chief Fire Official for Broward County Public School, as well as a Commissioner for the City of North Lauderdale.
Commissioner Wexler, Mayor Gunzburger, Allison Jewel and Dana Holliday

American Heart Association Presents Wellness Awards to Broward County
- June 2011
Commissioner Lois Wexler and Mayor Sue Gunzburger receive the 2011 “Fit Friendly” Award as well as the Worksite Innovation Award from the American Heart Association. Pictured here are (left to right) Allison Jewel, American Heart Association, Commissioner Lois Wexler, Mayor Sue Gunzburger and Dana Holliday, American Heart Association.

ChrisCiano, Commissioner Wexler and Kevin Kelleher

Summer 2011 Proclaimed as “Summer of Wellness” - June 2011
Commissioner Lois Wexler (center) presents a proclamation at the June 28 Good and Welfare meeting to Chris Ciano, CEO Coventry Health Care (left) and Kevin Kelleher, Director, Broward County Human Resources Division (right). The proclamation recognizes Summer 2011 as a “Summer of Wellness” and encourages all County employees to “Step into Summer” and take an active role in their personal health management.

     
 Soref JCC Humanitarians of the Year – May 2011   Grand-Opening of Export Assistance Center - May 2011
Commissioner Wexler (third from right) and other dignitaries commemorate the opening of the new Export Assistance Center at Port Everglades Also pictured, from right: Broward County Commissioner Dale V.C. Holness; Nicki Grossman, GFLCVB Phil Allen, Port Director; Broward County Mayor Sue Gunzburger; Francisco J. Sánchez, Under Secretary of International Trade for the U.S. Department of Commerce; U.S. Congressman Allen West; Tom Strauss, U.S. Commercial Service Broward County; Norm Taylor, Office of Economic Development; and Eduardo Torres, Director of the U.S. Export Assistance Office.
Liberty Park Ribbon Cutting – April 2011 Soref JCC Humanitarians of the Year – May 2011
Commissioners Lois Wexler (center-right) and Dale Holness (right) present a proclamation to Rick and Rita Case in recognition of their selection as Humanitarians of the Year by the Soref JCC.
 Liberty Park Ribbon Cutting – April 2011   Liberty Park Ribbon Cutting – April 2011
Commissioner Lois Wexler (center) joins Davie town officials and Boy Scout Troop  Davie Town Officials, Davie staff, Davie Land Trust representatives, Eagle Scout Jacob Brown, and others to cut the ribbon at Liberty Park.
Take Our Daughters And Sons To Work Day – April 2011 Take Our Daughters And Sons To Work Day – April 2011
Commissioner Lois Wexler receives a visit from some “Deputy Auditors” on Take Our Daughters And Sons To Work Day.
     
 Lois Wexler joins interested community members in breaking ground for the new Fallen Officer Memorial in Markham Park   Fallen Officer Memorial Groundbreaking – February 2011
Broward County Commissioner Lois Wexler joins interested community
members in breaking ground for the new Fallen Officer Memorial in Markham Park. The Memorial is a partnership between Broward County and the Broward Police Memorial Association
Commissioner Wexler and Howard Bakalar   Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance Annual Meeting – October 2010
Commissioner Wexler and Howard Bakalar, Senior Vice President for Community Impact with the United Way.
     
Commissioner Wexler (center) is honored at the 24th Annual Firefighter Ball.   24th Annual Firefighter Ball – July 2010
Commissioner Wexler (center) is honored at the 24th Annual Firefighter Ball. Also pictured (from left to right) Mike Salzano, Secretary/ Treasurer of the Broward County Council of Professional Fire Fighters; Walter Dix, Broward Firefighters; John McNamara, President of the Broward County Council of Professional Fire Fighters; and Doug Watler, Vice President of the Broward County Council of Professional Fire Fighters.
     
 Young At Art Groundbreaking – June 2010   Young At Art Groundbreaking – June 2010
Commissioner Lois Wexler (fourth from right) and other dignitaries break ground at the new Children’s Young At Art Museum and Children’s Reading Center in Davie.
     
Commissioner Wexler presents the 2009 Disability Awareness Awards at NSU in honor of National Disability Awareness Month. (l to r) Chuck Vones, Asst. Director of Parks and Recreation, Pembroke Pines; Karen Dickerhoof, Chair, Broward County Advisory Board for Individuals with Disabilities; Mayor Frank Ortis, Pembroke Pines; Commissioner Wexler; Mary Palacios, Special Populations Coordinator, Pembroke Pines; Mario Salceda, Commissioner, West Pembroke Pines Miracle League. Oct. 2009   2009 Disability Awareness Awards – October 2009
Commissioner Wexler presents the 2009 Disability Awareness Awards at NSU in honor of National Disability Awareness Month. (l to r) Chuck Vones, Asst. Director of Parks and Recreation, Pembroke Pines; Karen Dickerhoof, Chair, Broward County Advisory Board for Individuals with Disabilities; Mayor Frank Ortis, Pembroke Pines; Commissioner Wexler; Mary Palacios, Special Populations Coordinator, Pembroke Pines; Mario Salceda, Commissioner, West Pembroke Pines Miracle League.
     
Tom Ryan of the Greater Broward Chapter of the National Federation of the Blind, accepts a proclamation from Mayor Wexler for National White Cane Safety Day.   National White Cane Safety Day Proclamation – October 2008
Tom Ryan, of the Greater Broward Chapter of the National Federation of the Blind, accepts a proclamation from Mayor Wexler for National White Cane Safety Day.
     
Mayor Wexler is recognized for her work as Chair of the 2008 Tourist Development Council by GFLCVB Director Nicki Grossman.   Recognition from Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau – October 2008
Mayor Wexler is recognized for her work as Chair of the 2008 Tourist Development Council by GFLCVB Director Nicki Grossman. The Council advises the County Commission on matters related to the tourism industry and oversees an $18 million tourism budget.
     
Mayor Wexler is recognized for her work as Chair of the 2008 Tourist Development Council by GFLCVB Director Nicki Grossman.   Ribbon Cutting of the Boulevard Heights Community Center and Hollywood West Sports Complex – September 2008
Mayor Wexler cuts the ribbon in celebration of the opening of the Boulevard Heights Community Center and Hollywood West Sports Complex. (l to r) Assistant City Manager Rick Lemack, Director City Parks and Recreation Chuck Ellis, City Manager Cameron Benson, Mayor Wexler, Commissioner Fran Russo, Hollywood Mayor Peter Bober, Commissioner Linda Sherwood and Commissioner Beam Furr.
     
Mayor Wexler addresses those in the audience at the dedication of the Paul Rein Detention Facility. Broward Commissioners approved the naming the facility after Deputy Rein who was killed in the line of duty.   Dedication of Paul Rein Detention Facility – September 2008
Mayor Wexler addresses those in the audience at the dedication of the Paul Rein Detention Facility. Broward Commissioners approved the naming the facility after Deputy Rein who was killed in the line of duty.
     
Davie Area Land Trust plants butterfly garden. From left to right: Shawn Glickman, Tyler, John LaDue (DALT Board member), Linda Greck (DALT Presdient, Judy Paul (DALT Board member and Mayor Lois Wexler. Judy Palm spearheaded the grant writing and organized the planting and watering schedule with volunteers from the Land Trust and the community. John Ladue's company, Complete Water Systems, has offered personnel to keep our water tanks filled, assisting with planting and watering. May 2008   Planting of Davie Area Land Trust Butterfly Garden – May 2008
Judy Paul spearheaded the grant writing and organized the planting and watering schedule with volunteers from the Land Trust and the community. John Ladue's company, Complete Water Systems, has offered personnel to keep water tanks filled and assist with planting and watering. (l to r) Shawn Glickman, Tyler, John LaDue (DALT Board member), Linda Greck (DALT Presdient), Judy Paul (DALT Board member) and Mayor Lois Wexler.
     
Broward County Mayor Lois Wexler throws out the first pitch at the Orioles Spring Training Baseball game.
  Play Ball! – March 2008
Broward County Mayor Lois Wexler throws out the first pitch at the Orioles Spring Training Baseball game.
     
Broward County Mayor Lois Wexler presents Roland A. Foulkes, Chair of the Broward County Diversity Advisory Council   Broward County Diversity & Inclusion Month Proclamation – January 2008
Broward County Mayor Lois Wexler presents Roland A. Foulkes, Chair of the Broward County Diversity Advisory Council, with a proclamation designating January 2008 as Broward County Diversity & Inclusion Month.
     
  Commissioner Wexler Selected as Broward County Mayor – November 27, 2007
The Broward County Board of County Commissioners chooses Commissioners Lois Wexler and Stacy Ritter to serve as Mayor and Vice-Mayor in 2008.
     
Breaking ground on Fire Rescue Station #106.   Groundbreaking of Fire Rescue Station #106 – June 2007
Broward County Vice Mayor (second from left) breaks ground on Fire Rescue Station #106 along Interstate 75 in the Everglades in western Broward County. This also served as a ceremonial groundbreaking for two other Broward Sheriff’s Office facilities: an Airport/Seaport station that will also serve as the Fire Rescue Logistics Headquarters and a Hazardous Materials/Technical Rescue Team station. Joining the Vice Mayor are Broward County Construction Manager Ed Maurice, Broward County Sheriff Ken Jenne, and Moss & Assoc. Executive Vice President Mike Little.
     
  Ribbon Cutting of the new Area Agency on Aging/Disability Resource Center - May 2007
Broward County Vice Mayor Lois Wexler (left) and Broward County Commissioner Ilene Lieberman present a proclamation to Edith Lederberg, Executive Director of the Area Agency on Aging/Disability Resource Center. The proclamation was presented to commemorate the ribbon cutting of the center’s new building in Sunrise.
     
Vice Mayor Lois Wexler announces a new prescription drug discount program.   Unveiling of Prescription Drug Discount Program - May 2007
Broward County Vice Mayor Lois Wexler announces a new prescription drug discount program that will save Broward County residents an average of twenty percent on their prescriptions.
     
Commissioner Wexler   Pembroke Pines Mayor Ortis Selected as Florida League of Cities' Mayor of the Year – December 2006
Vice Mayor Lois Wexler (right) and Commissioner Sue Gunzburger congratulate Pembroke Pines Mayor Frank C. Ortis on being selected as the Florida League of Cities' Mayor of the Year.
     
Humanitarian of the Year Award   Commissioner Wexler Selected as Humanitarian of the Year - October 2006
Commissioner Lois Wexler accepting her award for Humanitarian of the Year from the Town of Davie's E.A.S.E. Foundation.
     
Honoring Frank Parotta.   Frank Parotta Recognized for Volunteer Service Selected as Humanitarian of the Year - May 2006
Commissioner Lois Wexler honoring Frank Parotta for his years of volunteer service at Falcon Cove Middle School. (l to r) Pat Brignola, teacher at Falcon Cove Middle School; Commissioner Diana Wasserman-Rubin; Joy Studley; Frank Parrotta; Commissioner Wexler and Mark Kaplan, Principal of Falcon Cove Middle School.
     
2006 VisionBROWARD Regional Leadership Conference   VisionBROWARD Regional Leadership Conference – April 2006
County Commissioner Lois Wexler giving opening remarks at the 2006 VisionBROWARD Regional Leadership Conference.
     
Wild About Books  

Readers Are Leaders – April 2006
County Commissioner Lois Wexler reading "Wild About Books" to preschool age children at the Weston Branch Library as a part of the "Readers Are Leaders" initiative. This program allows children to see respected community leaders advocating literacy at a grassroots level.

     
Meal on Wheels   Mayors for Meals – March 2006
Commissioner Lois Wexler delivering a week’s meals to a Broward Meals on Wheels client in Davie.
     
Reopening of the Markham Park Mountain Bike Trail   Ribbon Cutting at Markham Park Mountain Bike Trail – March 2006
Commissioner Lois Wexler cutting the ribbon at the reopening of the Markham Park Mountain Bike Trail. (l to r) Volunteer Dave Williams, Commissioner Wexler, Brian McLaughlin, Markham Park Manager, volunteer Richard Butler and Bob Harbin, Director of the Parks and Recreation Division.
     
Dog Park  

Grand Opening of Barkham at Markham Dog Park - March 2005
Commissioner Lois Wexler at the Grand Opening Ceremony of the new dog park at Markham Park.