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BocaWatch has announced this week our endorsement of Beach and Parks District incumbents Dennis Frisch and Earl Starkoff. See endorsement article for details.
BocaWatch addresses other important issues on the ballot:
• VOTE YES – to change City Charter to require elections for vacated positions on City Council.
An ordinance of the City of Boca Raton amending Section 3.08 of the Charter of the City of Boca Raton to amend the method for filling vacancies on the City Council, including the office of Mayor providing that vacancies shall be filled by special election.
• VOTE YES – for pay raise for City Council and Mayor
An ordinance of the City of Boca Raton amending Section 2-26, Code of Ordinances, to increase the annual salaries of the Mayor and members of the City Council as of October 1, 2016; providing that the annual salary of the Mayor shall be $38,000.00; providing that the annual salary of the other Council Members shall be $28,000.00.