This is one of those rare cases where the intramural political events in one of South Florida’s lesser-known cities get wider coverage. Patte Atkins-Grad, a
It looks like a petition to recall her failed to accrue sufficient eligible signatures, so the town is stuck with this white elephant until the end of next year.
Maybe the city should turn a liability into an asset by making City Hall a destination attraction, like the Hall of Presidents at Disney World. Gawkers can shuffle slowly past and remark upon how lifelike Ms. Atkins-Grad looks up on the dais.