Marc Sarnoff

Toxic Park (Source: CBS4)

Miami To Discuss Clean Up Of Toxic Soil At Popular Park

Just how what to do with the toxic soil at Miami’s Merrie Christmas Park will be the focus of a community meeting on Thursday at City Hall.

10/16/2014

Miami Commissioner Marc Sarnoff (left) offer his thoughts on a new soccer stadium by the water to CBS4's Jim DeFede,  (Source: CBS4)

Facing South Florida: Commissioner Marc Sarnoff On Soccer Stadium Plans

Jim DeFede sat down with Miami Commissioner Marc Sarnoff to discuss legendary soccer player David Beckham’s plan to build a news stadium by the water.

06/16/2014

June 15, 2014: Residents in Brickell claim fresly planted trees were installed poorly. (Source: CBS4)

Brickell Residents Protest Tree Plantings

Some residents of the Brickell area in Miami are outraged over how trees were just planted around the community.

06/15/2014

2014 Ultra Music Festival in Miami, Florida. (Source: Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for Ultra Music Festival)

Miami Mayor Withdraws Resolution On Ousting Ultra

The fate of the Ultra Music Festival in downtown Miami won’t decided Thursday by the Miami commission. An item on the day’s agenda was a resolution to ban Ultra from hosting any more concerts at Bayfront Park. Early Thursday afternoon, however, the resolution was withdrawn. Instead the commission was asked to discuss the future of Ultra in the city during their meeting on April 24th.

04/10/2014

Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado said their will be commission level meetings to discuss denying Ultra organizers permits for next year.  (Source: CBS4)

Miami City Officials Call For End To Ultra Music Fest

Sunday is day three of one of the biggest electronic music events in the country. Some city officials, however, are calling for the end of the Ultra Music Festival in downtown Miami after a security guard was trampled Friday night.

03/30/2014

Miami Police officers plan to stage a demonstration outside Thursday's city commission meeting, and if they want to go inside commission chambers, they'll have to go gun-free. (Source: CBS4)

Miami Police March To City Hall To Protest Cuts

About two dozen of Miami police union members gathered in Peacock Park in Coconut Grove Thursday morning then marched to City Hall where they held a protest during the city commission meeting.

03/27/2014

A site in downtown Miami that is believed to have been used by Tequesta Native Americans. (Source: CBS4)

Commission To Vote On Tequesta Site Preservation Plan

A plan which would preserve and build at the site of a major prehistoric Native American village in Miami’s downtown area will like get approval by the city’s commission on Thursday.

03/27/2014

The City of Miami began digging up the dirty soil in the parking lot at Blanche Park on Monday September 9, 2013 at 3045 Shipping Ave. in Coconut Grove, putting in clean soil and laying down asphalt. Photo Courtesy: PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

Contaminated Parks Cleanup May End Up In The Millions

A month after contaminated soil was found at a sixth Miami park, the bill for cleaning up the parks is looking to be in the millions.

01/25/2014

Marc Sarnoff, Miami City Commissioner (Source: CBS4)

Focus on South Florida: Contaminated Soil

The discovery of high levels of arsenic in soil in two Coconut Grove parks has forced officials to close one of them, as well as prompt the testing of soil in all Miami parks. We focus on the problem, what’s next and where we go from here.

My TV 33–10/21/2013

(Source: CBS4)

More Than A Dozen New Miami Police Officers Sworn In

More than a dozen new Miami police officers will soon be hitting the streets. The 13 officers were sworn in Monday at the City of Miami Police College.

10/07/2013

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