Miami city commissioners were fuming on Thursday after they say they were blindsided by news Friday that Mayor Tomas Regalado and David Beckham, one of the hottest personalities on the planet, had agreed to Beckham’s group building a Major League Soccer stadium in Miami on mostly city-owned land next to Marlins Park on the old Orange Bowl site.
City and county commissioners and a local filmaker stripped down and faced off to raise money for families in Coconut Grove to swim this summer for free.
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.
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.
Some residents of the Brickell area in Miami are outraged over how trees were just planted around the community.
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 Early Thursday afternoon, however, the resolution was withdrawn.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.
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.
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.
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.
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.