Check out the latest briefs from around Wilton Manors.
New city clerk
Wilton Manors officials officially announced the hiring of the Faith Lombardo as the city’s new city clerk. Lombardo, who has a bachelors in public administration from Florida Atlantic University, is currently studying law at Nova Southeastern University. At the Feb. 13 meeting, she said she was thankful for the “chance to live in this beautiful city.”
Chlorination of the Wilton Manors water system began Feb. 13 and will continue through March 20.
Grateful Paws Dog & Cat Rescue fundraiser
The 8th Annual Wolfcuff Event, a fundraiser for Grateful Paws Dog & Cat Rescue, will be held on Wednesday, March 7 at 6 p.m. at The Alibi, 2266 Wilton Drive, Wilton Manors. The event includes a cocktail reception, silent auction, 50/50 raffle, live entertainment, and VIP reception.
Michael Walters, performing as Dame Edna, will be the night’s emcee. VIP and advance tickets are $20. Visit gratefulpaws.org.
Community Spirit Awards
Nominations are now being accepted for the Wilton Manors Community Affairs Advisory Board’s third annual Community Spirit Awards. The awards “recognize one outstanding individual and one business in Wilton Manors for exemplary volunteer service in 2017.”
The honorees will be celebrated at the city’s annual volunteer appreciation event on May 12. The deadline to submit a nomination is March 31. Visit wiltonmanors.com/DocumentCenter/View/3787 to download a nomination form.
WMBA Business Expo
The Wilton Manors Business Association will host its annual Business Expo on Monday, March 12 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in the Hagen Park Community Center, 2020 Wilton Drive. The event, which features local businesses, is free to the public.