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An artist rendering of proposed changes to Sun Life Stadium (Source: Miami Dolphins)

Ross: A World-Class City Needs A World-Class Stadium

Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross confirmed Tuesday that he is indeed willing to foot the bill to renovate Sun Life Stadium if he’s given property tax relief in exchange.

CBS Miami–03/11/2014

An artist rendering of proposed changes to Sun Life Stadium (Source: Miami Dolphins)

Report: Ross To Pay For Sun Life Stadium Renovations

How much is hosting a Super Bowl worth? Apparently to Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross it’s up to $400 million! But there’s a catch.

CBS Miami–03/10/2014

(Source: AP)

Miami-Dade Commissioners “Throw Budget Into Disarray”

With a warning from Mayor Carlos Gimenez that it would “throw our budget into disarray,” Miami-Dade Commissioners Tuesday overrode his veto of their earlier vote to re-instate five percent pay cuts that had been imposed on county employees.

CBS Miami–02/04/2014

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 01: David Beckham attends the launch of his new Bodywear range at the H&M Super Bowl Event at H&M Times Square on February 1, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)

Report: MLS To Announce New Miami Franchise Wednesday

It appears that international soccer superstar David Beckham is ready to bring Major League Soccer to South Florida.

CBS Miami–02/03/2014

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Commission Hits Stalemate Over Union Health Contributions

The only thing missing from the Miami-Dade County Commission meeting Thursday was Bill Murray because it felt like Groundhog Day.

CBS Miami–01/16/2014

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Gimenez Veto Sustained; Pay Impasse Remains With Labor Unions

The Miami-Dade County Commission met for the final time in 2013 and commissioners came up one vote shy of overriding Mayor Carlos Gimenez’s veto of a program to end a forced contribution to health care costs.

CBS Miami–12/17/2013

(Source: CBS4) Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez delivers the State Of The County address on Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2012.

Mayor Gimenez Vetoes Restoring Workers’ Pay, Offers Compromise

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez vetoed a decision by county commissioners to restore most workers’ pay Saturday.

12/14/2013

$46,000,000 (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Beckham Considering Marlins Park & FIU Stadium As Temp. MLS Home

International soccer superstar David Beckham is considering Marlins Park and FIU’s football stadium as two possible temporary homes for a new MLS soccer team while a new stadium is being built.

CBS Miami–11/13/2013

Budget cuts that once threatened many local libraries lifted. (Source: CBS4)

County Raids Rainy-Day Fund To Keep Libraries Open

The Miami-Dade County Commission decided in the early hours of Wednesday morning to use rainy-day reserves to prevent layoffs of library workers and cutting library hours in the coming fiscal year, according to CBS4 news partner the Miami Herald.

CBS Miami–09/11/2013

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Report: Miami-Dade Library Closures Down To Just Four

Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez revealed Thursday that the deep budget cuts will only close four libraries and not the worst case scenario of 22 libraries closing.

CBS Miami–08/16/2013

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