beach http://blog.wlrn.org en Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood Lift Open-Container Bans On Beach.. For Today http://blog.wlrn.org/post/fort-lauderdale-hollywood-lift-open-container-bans-beach-today <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">If you’re hoping to enjoy a beer on the beach this Fourth of July, you’ll be able to do so in Fort Lauderdale and Hollywood for one day only.</span></p><p>Both cities have announced a one-day exception to their ordinances banning open containers of alcohol on the beach.</p><p>The reason for the ban is to keep beach-goers from disrespecting and disrupting the enjoyment of others while visiting the shore, said Fort Lauderdale mayor Jack Seiler. The city lifts the ban for special events.</p> Thu, 04 Jul 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Patience Haggin 16851 at http://blog.wlrn.org Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood Lift Open-Container Bans On Beach.. For Today