Fort Lauderdale Ranked Fifth Greenest Mid-Size City

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Author: Rich Barnhart

Fort Lauderdale Ranks Well in Walk Score, Public Parks and Recycling

Green Waterfront Real Estate
Solar Dock Light – Fort Lauderdale started with 189 mid-sized cities and then ranked them based on:

  • Number of public parks
  • Number of recycling centers
  • Environmentally conscious commuters
  • Walk Score from

Fort Lauderdale ranked 33rd out of 189 in Walk Score and also received top ten rankings in Number of Public Parks (2nd) and Number of Recycling Centers (7th).

Fort Lauderdale Mayor Jack Seiler applauded the report saying, “This is an excellent tool to raise public awareness to the critically important efforts that our city and other cities are making toward sustainability. It is an honor to be recognized among the best of the best for our progressive initiatives and strong commitment to the environment.” 

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Rich Barnhart

Rich is the broker and owner of By The Sea Realty and a frequent contributor to the company's real estate blog.

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