Jim updates his 4-month investigation which aired last week as a special half-hour edition of Facing South Florida. It now appears that Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez will restore the money to save the state’s remaining boot camp. This happened the day after Jim’s special aired.
Miami-Dade commissioners are scheduled to take a final vote on a $6.2 billion budget on Thursday.
It may be a long night at a Miami-Dade budget hearing Thursday as there is plenty to discuss in the county’s $6 billion budget.
Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez’s latest budget proposal has fewer layoffs at the Miami-Dade Police Department if concessions aren’t made.
Six point two billion dollars is a lot of money and Miami-Dade residents have a lot of questions about how it will be spent in the upcoming fiscal year.
This week Miami-Dade commissioners set the millage, raising rates slightly and setting the stage for a major battle down the road.
Miami-Dade commissioners are in for a marathon meeting Tuesday as they debate and vote on a maximum property tax rate.
Jim welcomes a member of the Friends of the Library board and a library operations supervisor to discuss the impact of proposed Miami-Dade County budget cuts. Mayor Gimenez wants to increase the library millage while cutting fire and countywide millage rates, in effect taking from the county and fire to give to the libraries. They will discuss why the library group opposes this plan.
Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez announced a plan to trim $64 million in his budget Tuesday.
The Pérez Art Museum Miami is looking for more county dollars to help fill its budget gap. PAMM has reportedly asked Miami-Dade for a $2.5 million boost to what it already receives, according to CBS4 news partner The Miami Herald.