The Town was awarded a $20,000 recycling grant to expand its single stream recycling program and provide larger bins to residents, as well as launch Recyclebank’s innovative rewards-for-recycling program.
The Town was awarded three (3) Broward County Parks for People grants totaling $123,000 at Sunny Lake Bird Sanctuary, Liberty Park and the Davie Wetlands Park. These funds were used towards incorporating green components into the development of these facilities.
The Town was also awarded three (3) Broward County Partners in Preservation grants totaling $128,000 to restore native tree canopy and remove invasive vegetation in Robbins Park and Pine Island Park.
The Town has purchased software to allow all building permit plans to be reviewed electronically.
To promote Native Plants within the community, the Town gives away several hundreds of low-maintenance plants to Town residents at the Orange Blossom Festivals.
The Town participated in several Broward College’s Green Events providing Town information, including recycling and green initiatives.
The Town of Davie has enhanced its focus on water conservation by joining 17 other municipalities and water utilities to become part of the Broward Water Partnership’s Water Conservation and Incentives Program.