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An artist rendering of proposed changes to Sun Life Stadium (Source: Miami Dolphins)

Sun Life Vote May Leave No Time For A Plan B

The Miami Dolphins have relented on their pitch for renovations to Sun Life Stadium and will send the issue to the voters to decide whether any public money will be used. But ahead of a planned Monday press conference, time will be short to get the issue on a ballot.

CBS Miami–02/10/2013

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NHL Scraps Season Through Mid Dec., All-Star Game

More than a third of the NHL regular season and two of its marquee events have now been called off.

CBS4–11/23/2012

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Miami Commissioners Slam Managers Over Budget Surprise

Commissioners were steaming, less than a day after learning that Miami finished the fiscal year with a budget surplus of some $45 million. That’s a figure nearly six times what managers had previously reported.

CBS Miami–11/15/2012

Public Works crews work to repair a sewer main break at Harding Avenue and 71st Street on Miami Beach.  (Source: CBS4)

MD Commissioners: County Needs $12B To Fix Aging Sewer System

The number is so big it’s hard to comprehend; between $11 billion and $12 billion. That is the estimated cost to repair and upgrade Miami Dade’s water and sewer system over the next fifteen years.

CBS4–09/18/2012

(Source: Bruno Giglio) Water could be seen sluicing from light fixtures at the Adrienne Arsht center after heavy rain and a clogged drain line combined to flood the 6 year old theater.

Miami-Dade Commission Approves $5M For Arsht Center Repairs

Miami-Dade Commissioners approved a $5 million payout to make the necessary repairs to the Adrienne Arsht center after it suffered major damage during a May deluge.

CBS4–07/17/2012

(Source: CBS4) - A car smashed into the side of a Hollyhood home just a few hours after the Miami-Dade commission passed it's shopping center barricade ordinance.The new law would provide no protection in cases like this.

Miami-Dade Commission To Require Shopping Center Barricades

Miami-Dade county has been called the place where any problem can be solved by the jerk of a knee, and Tuesday, Miami-Dade commissioners found a new twitch. In 10 days, the county plans to require shopping centers to put barricades between cars and shoppers to prevent out-of-control drivers from driving into storefronts.

CBS4–07/03/2012

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Gables Commissioners Vote To Keep Pickup Truck Ban The Way It Is

Coral Gables officials have decided to uphold the current pickup truck ordinance already in place.

CBS4–06/06/2012

(Source: Miami-Dade Corrections  ) Doug Hewett, Hollywood City Manager, charged with DUI

Hollywood Mayor Calls For City Manager’s Resignation After DUI Arrest

Hollywood Mayor Peter Bober is calling for the resignation of the city manager after his recent run in with the law.

CBS4–05/30/2012

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Dania Beach Commission Grounds Runway Expansion Deal

Dania Beach Commissioners voted Tuesday night to void an unprecedented deal that would have resolved a long standing fight over a runway expansion at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport and residents who live near the airport.

CBS4–05/23/2012

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Dania Beach Commission Expected to Ground Runway Expansion Deal

Dania Beach Commissioners are expected to vote Tuesday on whether to void an unprecedented deal that would have resolved a long standing fight over a runway expansion at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport and residents who live near the airport.

CBS4–05/22/2012

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