Carlos Gimenez

Miami-Dade County residents are preparing for Tropical Storm Ericka's possible impact.  (Source: CBS4)

Dade Leaders Urge Locals To Prepare For TS Erika

Miami-Dade County officials are urging locals to prepare for Tropical Storm Erika’s possible impact.


Proposed MLS stadium. (Source: Miami-Dade Commissioner Xavier Suarez)

Gimenez on Marlins, MLS Stadium Issues: ‘Not Surprising’

There appears to be some major issues and obstacles with a potential new MLS stadium next to Marlins Park, highlighted in part by the bullets below, via Miami Today. — “One restriction is that soccer can’t sell stadium […]


Dr. Julie Levy of the University of Florida presented on best practices and possible solutions with Commissioner Levine Cava.
(Source: Miami-Dade County Commission)

Local Leaders Hold ‘Homes For All Pets Summit’

Local political leaders hosted a summit to discuss challenges and find creative new ways to continue working towards Miami-Dade County’s no-kill goal and to find homes for all pets.



Frosty Drinks And Business For Americans In Cuba?

Business, government and civic leaders gathered on Watson Island Wednesday and some of the talk was of Cuba. Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez focused not so much on newly raised flags in Washington – as he did our beaches. They have eroded terribly, and Gimenez is pushng a $40 million sand re-nourishment plan to keep Cuba’s luscious beaches from eroding our tourist base.


Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez (Source: CBS4)

New Poll Reveals Gimenez Leading The 2016 Mayoral Race

A new poll shows Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez leading the 2016 mayoral race.


Former  England and Manchester United star, David Beckham poses for photos after holding a press conference at the Perez Art Museum Miami, in Miami, Florida on February 5, 2014. (Source: Alexia Fodere/AFP/Getty Images)

Miami Mayor To Discuss Soccer Stadium With Beckham Group

The painfully slow process to bring a Major League Soccer franchise to South Florida may be moving in the right direction once again.


Proposed MLS stadium. (Source: Miami-Dade Commissioner Xavier Suarez)

Miami Mayor on MLS/UM Stadium: ‘Running Out of Time’

Is David Beckham finally going to concrete a plan to build an MLS stadium in Miami and potentially team up with Canes football? Carlos Gimenez, the mayor of Miami-Dade County, joined WQAM to update South Florida […]


Commissioner Don Garber, David Beckham and Mayor Carlos Gimenez attends a press conference to announce their plans to launch a new Major League Soccer franchise at PAMM Art Museum on February 5, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Source: Aaron Davidson/Getty Images)

MLS May Be Partnering Up With UM

Major League Soccer (MLS) in Miami is “making progress” according to soccer star David Beckham’s group.


An aerial view of the proposed American Dream Miami entertainment and retail complex, a massive attraction planned for Northwest Miami-Dade. Backed by the company behind the Mall of the America in Minnesota, it’s described as the largest mall in the United States. (Source: Triple Five)

Over Objections, Cabinet Approves Land Sale For Mega-Mall

Florida is selling 82 acres meant to be used as the spot for the nation’s largest shopping mall and entertainment complex near Hialeah.


Miami-Dade County Fair and Expo (Source:

Miami-Dade Mayor Meets With FIU & Youth Fair Presidents

The 64th annual Miami-Dade County Youth Fair is in full swing at Tamiami Park, and it’s beginning to look more and more like it could stay there another 64 years.