Bus Driver Death Probe ExpandedThe investigation surrounding the death of bus driver Laquita Alvin has expanded with Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez instructing police to examine not only how she died but also determine who may have tampered with a safety device on her bus that could have saved her life.
Dade Commissioner To Investigate Bus Driver’s DeathA day after Miami Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez announced he had launched an investigation into what he termed “bus safety issues,” the chairman of the commission’s transportation committee said he would initiate his own review of the transit department.
Herald: Commissioners Give Early OK To Legalize Ride-For-Hire Companies There may be some hope for ride-for-hire companies, like Lyft and UberX, in South Florida.
MDPD May Soon Switch Back To Old Radio SystemThe Miami Dade Police Department will switch back to its old radio system if the persistent problems with their new radios are not resolved in the next couple of days, Deputy Director Juan Perez said Wednesday.
Facing South Florida: Miami-Dade Budget CBS4 Investigator Jim DeFede's one-on-one interview with Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez is the backbone of a special half-hour devoted to the fallout surrounding the county budget woes which have led to so-called "rolling brownouts" and pink slips inside Miami-Dade Fire Rescue.
Facing South Florida: Dolphins Stadium DealWe talk to Miami-Dade Commissioner Esteban Bovo about why he voted "no" to the Dolphins stadium deal.
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.
Judge: Miami-Dade Has Authority To Enact Absentee Ballot Law A Miami-Dade circuit judge has refused to throw out a county ordinance that makes possession of more than two absentee ballots a misdemeanor.
M-D Commissioner Proposes Six Gun-Control MeasuresSix gun-control proposals were sent to the Florida Legislature at Tuesday's board meeting.
Miami-Dade Mayor, Commissioners Sworn In TuesdayMiami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez was officially sworn in to his first full term in office Tuesday morning.
Sergio Robaina Charged In Ballot Fraud Investigation