CRC Office — Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 30, 2018
MEDIA ADVISORY: CRC Announces South Florida Public Hearing in Fort Lauderdale
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – The Constitution Revision Commission (CRC) invites all interested Floridians to participate in a public hearing at Nova Southeastern University’s Rick Case Arena on Tuesday, February 6 from 1:00-7:00 PM. This will be the first public hearing held on the CRC’s 2018 “Road to the Ballot” public hearing tour.
Public hearings are free events open to all Floridians who would like to attend. No tickets or RSVPs are required. Free public parking will be provided. Floridians wishing to speak before the CRC are requested to hand in an appearance form at the public hearing. Appearance forms must be filled out and handed into CRC staff at the public hearing, they will not be accepted in advance of a public hearing.
WHAT: South Florida Public Hearing of the Constitution Revision Commission
WHEN: Tuesday, February 6, 1:00 – 7:00 PM (Doors open at Noon)
WHERE: Nova Southeastern University
Rick Case Arena at the Don Taft University Center
3301 College Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314
PARKING: Free parking is available to the public in the Alvin Sherman Library Garage on the second level and above. The Library Garage is located at 3100 Ray Ferrero Jr. Blvd, Davie, FL 33314.
PUBLIC PARKING PASS: http://bit.ly/2ERkGTN
GOOGLE MAP LINK TO PARKING: https://goo.gl/maps/LXupRpUb4S82
Additional information for the February 6 public hearing is available online at flcrc.gov/Meetings/PublicHearings, including the following handouts:
- CRC Public Hearings: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
- CRC Audiencias Públicas: Preguntas frecuentes
- Public Hearing Flyer
- Public Hearing Notice
- NSU Campus Map
- Public Parking Pass
- Public Hearing Appearance Form (PDF)
- Audiencia Pública formulario de presentación (PDF)
ABOUT THE FLORIDA CONSTITUTION REVISION COMMISSION (CRC)
Once every 20 years, Florida's Constitution provides for the creation of a 37-member revision commission for the purpose of reviewing Florida's Constitution and proposing changes for voter consideration. The Constitution Revision Commission (CRC) meets for approximately one year, traveling the State of Florida, identifying issues, performing research and possibly recommending changes to the Constitution. Any amendments proposed by the CRC would be placed on the 2018 General Election ballot. For additional information, visit flcrc.gov. Follow the CRC on social media @FloridaCRC (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and YouTube).