Commission Hits Stalemate Over Union Health ContributionsThe only thing missing from the Miami-Dade County Commission meeting Thursday was Bill Murray because it felt like Groundhog Day.
Federal Grant Rescues Miami-Dade Fire Rescue From CutsFor the last six months, Miami-Dade County’s fire union and the mayor’s office have been slinging mud and insults at each other over a budget shortfall that threatened 59 jobs and three fire rescue trucks.
Fines And Endorsements For Dunn In Miami District 5 RunoffThe good news for Miami commission candidate Richard P. Dunn II: important endorsements. The bad news: a fine of up to $6,000 for late campaign finance reports.
Don't Forget To Vote In Miami-Dade RacesVoters in Miami-Dade County are casting ballots Tuesday in municipal elections in Miami, Miami Beach, Hialeah and Homestead.
Early Voting Ends Sunday In Miami-DadeEarly voting ends today, Sunday Nov. 3, for the Nov. 5 Miami-Dade County special election and for municipal elections in Miami, Miami Beach, Hialeah and Homestead.
Public Proposal At Miami City Hall It wasn’t your typical Miami city commission meeting, Thursday. No politics, no tough decisions, just one proposal that involved a ring.
County Raids Rainy-Day Fund To Keep Libraries OpenThe Miami-Dade County Commission decided in the early hours of Wednesday morning to use rainy-day reserves to prevent layoffs of library workers and cutting library hours in the coming fiscal year, according to CBS4 news partner the Miami Herald.
M-D Commission Approves Fins Stadium DealThe Miami-Dade Commission has approved a stadium deal between the Miami Dolphins and the county to renovate Sun Life Stadium using taxpayer money along with private money from Fins owner Stephen Ross. The motion was passed by an 8-3 majority with Commissioners Bovo, Zapata, and Suarez voting against the deal.
Devil Is In The Details Of Stadium DealMiami-Dade Commissioners are set to meet Wednesday to decide whether to move forward with a new proposal to use tax dollars to renovate Sun Life Stadium.
Pembroke Pines Taking Aim At SquattersCommissioners in Pembroke Pines took the first step Wednesday towards cracking down on squatters. Commissioners approved the first reading of an ordinance that would make property owners responsible for getting water or sewer accounts for their rental houses.
Is Sun Life Renovation A Marlins-Style Boondoggle?Marlins Park may go down in Miami-Dade County history as one of the biggest fleecing of taxpayers ever. But if you ask most Miami-Dade Commissioners about the proposal to modernize Sun Life Stadium and they'll tell you this is not history repeating itself.
M-D Commission Approves Sun Life Renovation ResolutionThe Miami-Dade Commission approved a resolution Wednesday that urges the Florida Legislature to give it the power to enact more taxes to help pay for major renovations to Sun Life Stadium.