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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

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Domestic Partner Benefits OK’d For Coral Gables’ LGBT Employees

LGBT employees working for the city of Coral Gables will now get the same benefits as straight employees.

CBS4–11/03/2012

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Deal Between City Of Miami, Police Union Satisfies Both Parties

An agreement reached Tuesday would be a win-win situation for both the city of Miami and its police officers.

CBS Miami–09/12/2012

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Regalado: Furloughs May Fill $23 Million Budget Gap

Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado has bad news for city workers: the only way he may be able to fill a $23 million budget gap is by forcing them to take unpaid furlough days, according to CBS4 News partner The Miami Herald.

CBS4–08/26/2012

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Daddy Diaper Duty OK’d By Miami Commission

In at least one South Florida city, changing diapers will be less of a challenge for dads. Miami City Commissioners unanimously supported colleague Frank Carollo Thursday, agreeing in a 3-0 vote to spend $45 thousand on the installation of 165 baby changing stations.

CBS4–02/10/2012

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Miami Cops Challenge Trooper’s Arrest Of Officer

Some Miami police officers are furious that a Florida state trooper took a Miami cop down at gunpoint and put him in handcuffs after a high speed chase through Broward County.

CBS4–11/02/2011

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Miami’s Ultimatum To Unions: Face Cuts Or Negotiate Contracts

The budget battle is heating up for the City of Miami, and the city has an ultimatum for its unions: renegotiate contracts or face big cuts.

CBS4–08/16/2011

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Miami Declares Financial Urgency; Will Look To Unions For Cuts

Miami City Manager Johnny Martinez declared a financial urgency late Monday afternoon. Martinez’s declaration is a sign that he wants to renegotiate the union contracts with the police and fire fighters.

CBS4–08/15/2011

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Commissioner Demands Apology After Union Leader Emails Doctored Photo

A Miami commissioner is demanding a public apology from a police union leader who defends a controversial email.

CBS Miami–05/03/2011

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Miami Police Union VP Fires Back After Controversial Email Exposed

A Miami police union leader is defiant and defending a controversial email. Javier Ortiz admits to sending an altered mug shot to his colleagues. Now he’s getting criticized for it.

CBS Miami–04/29/2011

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