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Audrey Edmonson

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Braman Candidates Come Up Short In Miami-Dade Commission Races

As the dust settles on Miami-Dade County’s primary, one thing became clear: all of Norman Braman’s preferred candidates lost.

CBS4–08/14/2012

(Source: CBS4) - Miami-Dade Commissioner Dennis Moss accuses Auto Dealer Norman Braman of being a bully for planning to help support a slate of candidates to run against him and other commissioners.

Dade Commissioners Defiant Over Braman’s Threat

Several Miami-Dade commissioners who have found themselves in the cross-hairs of auto magnate Norman Braman have begun to fight back.

CBS4–04/04/2012

Copper wire, a popular item being stolen in South Florida

Miami-Dade Cracks Down On Copper Wire Crooks

Miami-Dade County has taken another big step in its crackdown on copper wire thefts and street light vandalism which have left South Florida drivers and neighborhoods in the dark.

CBS4–10/05/2011

(Photo Credit: Jonathan Morrow) Thelma Morrow, 52, was struck and later died while trying to cross a dark Liberty City road on Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2011.

Theft of Copper Wire Now Tied To A Family Tragedy

A 52-year-old Miami grandmother has lost her struggle to survive just weeks after she was struck by a car and her loved ones say this death could have been prevented had the county moved faster to repair street lights that were disabled by copper wire thieves.

CBS4–09/27/2011

(Photo Credit: Jonathan Morrow) Thelma Morrow, 52, was struck and later died while trying to cross a dark Liberty City road on Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2011.

Miami Woman Hit By Car On Dark Street Dies

A Miami woman who was hit by a car while trying to cross a very dark street has died from her injuries.

CBS4–09/26/2011

Copper wire, a popular item being stolen in South Florida

Miami-Dade County Creates Copper Wire Crook Task Force

Miami-Dade County is cracking down on copper wire thefts and street light vandalism which have left South Florida drivers and neighborhoods in the dark. A Miami-Dade Public Safety Commission voted Tuesday to create a task force on scrap metal and copper wire theft.

CBS4–09/13/2011

Copper wire, a popular item being stolen in South Florida

Miami-Dade County Proposes Copper Wire Task Force To Combat Thefts

Copper thefts are leaving South Florida drivers and neighborhoods in the dark. So far this year on Miami-Dade County streets alone, nearly 300 streetlights have been broken, vandalized by thieves trying to get at the copper wire inside.

CBS4–09/01/2011

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Dade Commission Axes Raise For Non-Union County Workers

If you’re a non-union Dade County employee, look for less in the check than you’d expected July 1st, courtesy of the Miami-Dade Commission.

CBS4–05/17/2011

Natacha Seijas

Seijas Recall Signatures To Be Delivered Monday

The recall effort against Miami-Dade Commissioner Natacha Seijas will take another step forward Monday when nearly 5,000 signatures are expected to be delivered to the County Clerk’s office for certification.

CBS4–12/06/2010

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