In 2000, Florida became the punch line of jokes everywhere after having problems with a one-page punch card ballot. This year, Florida’s ballot was as long as 12 pages in some parts of the state which spelled disaster.
What happens when a county employees take a county vehicle through a toll plaza without paying? It turns out that hundreds of thousands dollars of fines are due and it may surprise you just how much taxpayers may have to pay.
As uncertainty remained as to exactly where Tropical Storm Isaac may come ashore in South Florida, emergency management officials in Miami-Dade County are trying to answer a key question: is this storm a shutter event.
Joe Martinez has still not conceded to Mayor Carlos Gimenez, despite a double-dose of elections proof.
Flip-flops are frequent in politics, but in South Florida, this is a biggie. Last year, Hialeah Mayor Carlos Hernandez supported Julio Robaina, Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez’s chief rival. That’s not the case this year.
Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez has revealed a new 2012-2013 budget that will lower the property tax rate while trying to protect government services, programs for seniors and children, and prevent layoffs, according to CBS4 news partner the Miami Herald.
It wouldn’t be a championship series without some local politicians placing a friendly wager. Monday, Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez and Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett got into the betting spirit.
For the first time in its 177 year history, the Miami Dade Police Department will begin laying off sworn officers on November 1.
Mayor Carlos Gimenez’s plan to cut half of the Miami-Dade fire rescue boats is meeting resistance from the public and the crews that man the boats.
Residents of Miami-Dade who have questions about Mayor Carlos Gimenez’s proposed budget will be able ask them Tuesday evening at a Town Hall meeting.