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Heineken House Returns to 2014 Ultra Music Festival on March 29, 2014 in Miami Beach, 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 Early Thursday afternoon, however, the resolution was withdrawn.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

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Miami Cops Now Have To Check Guns At Door Of City Hall

Miami’s police chief Manuel Orosa has been at odds with his officers for some time. Now the public feud between the union and the city just became a little more intense, as the chief is now taking officers guns away when they visit city hall.

03/19/2014

Daniel Alfonso (Source: David Santiago/El Nuevo Herald)

Commission Confirms Alfonso As Miami’s New City Manager

It’s official, Miami has a new city manager. On Thursday, the city commission unanimously confirmed Daniel Alfonso to the post. He will assume his officials duties on March 4th.

02/27/2014

The rendering of the design for a proposed Walmart in Midtown Miami includes canopies and facade treatments. (Source: Zyskovich Architects/The Miami Herald)

Miami Commission Expected To Vote On Midtown Walmart Permit

The final go ahead for a Walmart in Midtown is expected to be voted on Thursday by the Miami commission.

11/21/2013

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Miami & Miami Beach Commission Runoff Results Are In

Keon Hardemon, scion of one of Liberty City’s most politically active families, was elected Tuesday as the youngest member of the Miami City Commission since districts were created almost two decades ago.

11/19/2013

Red Light Camera 625 (Source: CBS4)

Miami Commission Puts Red Light Cameras Back In Action

After nearly a month of delays, Miami commissioners voted Thursday to move forward with a plan that expands their red light camera program.

CBS Miami–07/25/2013

Michelle Spence-Jones

Judge Recuses Himself From Spence-Jones & Dunn Fight

The Reverend Richard Dunn held a press conference today to reiterate his fight against Commissioner Michelle Spence-Jones’ quest for a third-term.

CBS4–04/16/2013

Michelle Spence-Jones

Spence-Jones, Rev. Dunn Square Off In Court

Miami Commissioner Michelle Spence-Jones and Reverend Richard Dunn squared off in court on Monday.

CBS4–04/08/2013

Miami Commissioner Marc Sarnoff   (Source: City Of Miami)

Sarnoff Appointed New Commission Chair

The Miami Commission will be getting a new Chairman and Vice-Chair in the new year.

CBS4–12/31/2012

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Miami Commissioners Slam Managers Over Budget Surprise

Commissioners were steaming, less than a day after learning that Miami finished the fiscal year with a budget surplus of some $45 million. That’s a figure nearly six times what managers had previously reported.

CBS Miami–11/15/2012

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