Grant Opportunity

Grant Opportunity

The Central City Alliance is proud to announce that we have opened a grant opportunity for any person or group that has a project that will improve or enhance the Central City Alliance area.. we are offering four, $500 grants.. the applications must be returned by December 31st, and the project must be  completed by June 30th…. the application and further info is attached…please spread the word … thx Tim Smith …954-822-4727

Look What’s Brewing on 13th Street!

Look What’s Brewing on 13th Street!

We all know that Oddballs Nifty Thrift has been the anchor of NE 13th Street for years... but there's always something new happening around here. Gulfstream Brewing Where good beers are made consistently The board of Central City Alliance enjoyed a sneak preview of...

Great Article about our area

Great Article about our area

Fewer Cars Has Meant More Retail For Upstart Fort Lauderdale Corridor South FloridaEconomic Development May 30, 2018 Deirdra Funcheon, Bisnow South Florida Longtime Fort Lauderdale resident Tim Smith said in the early 2000s, his middle-class neighborhood of Middle...

Annual Meeting Next Week

Annual Meeting Next Week

There's lots to talk about, not to mention great food and drink. Thanks to Katharine Barry of Homes Inc. for offering the garden as our meeting place. Meet your new officers, learn about what's coming up in our area, and enjoy visiting with your neighbors. It's next...

We Made a Difference the other Day

We Made a Difference the other Day

  A baker's dozen of us showed up Saturday morning April 28 at Oddballs Nifty Thrift, to do our part on Make A Difference Day in Fort Lauderdale. Steve and Gail Jacobson, Rob Smith, Tim and Cindy Smith, Rayon Piper, Lorraine Saunders, Christine Fanchi and three...

Reminder: Meet at Oddballs for Make a Difference Day

This Saturday, April 28, 2018, is Make A Difference Day in Fort Lauderdale, and WE have agreed to work on NE 13th Street from 8 am to 12 noon. We'll meet at Oddballs Thrift Shop. WE will be fixing some landscaping, some limited painting, trash pickup, etc. Questions...

We Need You This Saturday

Hi Neighbors!! This Saturday, April 28, 2018, is Make A Difference Day in Fort Lauderdale, and WE have agreed to work on NE 13th Street from 8 am to 12 noon. WE will be fixing some landscaping, some limited painting, trash pickup, etc. Lobster for lunch (not really)...

Oddballs Nifty Thrift

Oddballs Nifty Thrift

Oddballs Nifty Thrift is one of the cornerstones of our community. Not an ordinary thrift store! With a mix of items owned by the store and consigned by members of the community, Oddballs presents a truly unique experience with great deals. There's also an extensive...

Hot Dogs!

Hot Dogs!

Barry Curtis makes a mean hot dog! His hot dog wagon is now open at 512B NE 13th Street, at 11am daily except Sunday. Stop by and say Hi. Lunch special, 2 hot dogs, chips or cookies (2), and a drink (Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite or water) for $5. Bring up the Central City...