The Amphitheater at Pine Trails Park was renamed the Michael Udine Amphitheater at Pine Trails Park in Parkland. Udine was elected the eleventh mayor of Parkland in 2006 and his last day of mayor was November 2. The announcement to rename the amphitheater was made at that meeting. Udine was elected to the District Three Seat on the Broward County Commission. He was the second longest serving mayor in Parkland history. Sal Pagliara was served the most years from 1988 to 2003 and the Parkland City Hall is named after him.
During the meeting, he was surprised and delighted by the announcement and give a heartfelt thanks to the city commission, city staff, his family and Parkland residents. He thanked all the people who worked with and learned from over the years, according Todd DeAngelis, spokesperson for Parkland.