Mayor Carlos Gimenez

(Credit: Thinkstock)

Miami-Dade Labor Dispute Goes To State Supreme Court

A Miami-Dade County has asked the state’s highest court to take up a dispute between it and the County Police Benevolent Association which says the county committed an unfair labor practice.

05/12/2015

COPA App (Source: CBS4)

Miami-Dade Going High-Tech With App To Make Streets Safer

Miami-Dade is going high-tech in hopes of making the county’s streets safer.

05/05/2015

A rendering of a ski slope planned for American Dream Miami, a 200-acre entertainment and retail complex planned for NW Miami-Dade. (Source: Triple Five)

Miami-Dade Mega Mall Proposal Wins Approval For Land Deal

A developer’s plan to build the nation’s largest mega-mall in west Miami-Dade faces its first hurdle. The 200 acre retail theme park, American Dream Miami, will feature a water park, submarine rides and an artificial ski slope.

03/17/2015

Miami-Dade County Fair and Expo (Source: www.thefair.me/)

Miami-Dade Mayor Meets With FIU & Youth Fair Presidents

The 64th annual Miami-Dade County Youth Fair is in full swing at Tamiami Park, and it’s beginning to look more and more like it could stay there another 64 years.

03/16/2015

Raquel Regalado (Source: CBS4)

Raquel Regalado Will Run For Miami-Dade Mayor

Current school board member Raquel Regalado said Sunday she will run for Mayor of Miami-Dade in 2016.

03/09/2015

(Source: CBS4)

Herald: Raquel Regalado Will Run For Miami-Dade Mayor

Raquel Regalado, daughter of Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado, is planning on running for Miami-Dade mayor in 2016.

03/08/2015

(Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Commissioners Take Another Step In Aim At Making Pools Safer

Miami-Dade commissioners took another step Tuesday in trying to make pools safer—and perhaps help some homeowners save money.

03/03/2015

(Source: CBS4)

Facing South Florida: The State of Miami-Dade County

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez gave his annual address this week. We hear what he has to say and Jim sits down with Miami-Dade School Board member Raquel Regalado for her take on the state of Miami-Dade County.

CBS4–03/02/2015

This photo of Georgia Ayers was taken in October 27, 2011  outside the oldest Baptist church in the city of Miami which was used for her Alternative Program to help people stay away from a life of crime. (Photo Credit: CHARLES TRAINOR JR MIAMI HERALD STAFF)

Georgia Ayers, Activist & Founder Of Alternative Program, Dies At 86

Georgia Ayers, a well-known activist in Miami’s African-American community has passed away.

CBS Miami–02/17/2015

(Source: CBS4)

Facing South Florida: One-on-One with Mayor Carlos Gimenez

Jim Sits down with Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez for a special half-hour to cover a variety of topics. During the one-on-one interview Jim and the Mayor discuss, among other things, the Mayor’s plans for the Liberty Square Housing Projects, his plans for the proposed Miami Skyrise tower, and Donald Trump’s recent comments about Crandon Park. Jim and Mayor Gimenez also talk about the fallout from Jim’s CBS4 investigation into the recent death of transit bus driver Laquita Alvin, who was killed by her own “runaway bus”, specifically the investigation the county has now launched to look into it.

CBS4–02/16/2015

more