Source: CBS4

Construction To Begin On Miami Avenue Bridge

Road closures will take place next week as construction crews begin work on the Miami Avenue bridge over the Miami River.


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Report: Contractors For Marlins Park Owed Thousands

If it wasn’t for bad publicity, the Miami Marlins wouldn’t have any publicity at all. The latest blight on the franchise’s name comes from CBS4 news partner the Miami Herald. According to the Herald, dozens of workers who helped build Marlins Park are still waiting for at least $67,000 in back pay from the contractor that hired them.

CBS Miami–03/22/2013

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Florida Gets Top Marks For Building Code Storm Safety

If you want your house or business to remain standing after a hurricane, build it in Florida. If you’re not that concerned, build it in Mississippi. That’s the take-away from a new report on building code for hurricane prone states by the Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety.



BSO Nabs Unlicensed Contractors During Undercover Sting

With guns drawn, wearing bullet proof vest, BSO deputies swooped in on suspected unlicensed contractors.


Tunnel Project Construction on Watson Island

Fill From Port’s Tunnel Project Has Environmentalists Worried

The late-October start date for the Port of Miami tunnel dig is approaching, yet one big question about the massive project remains unresolved: Where will the giant mountains of excavated dirt and rock end up?