$10M awarded to YMCA to spur development in Historic Sistrunk

The L.A. Lee Family YMCA, oldest YMCA in Broward County and serving the Fort Lauderdale community for over 70 years with diverse programs for all ages, was awarded $10 million dollars by the City of Fort Lauderdale Northwest-Progresso-Flagler Community Redevelopment Agency (NPFCRA) for the redevelopment of the first Black hospital, the Mizell Center, located at 1409 NW Sixth St., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. 33311. The Fort Lauderdale City Commission voted in favor of the redevelopment project on Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017.