Miami-Dade Commissioners

Dade School Board Cancels Lease, Paving Way For Mega MallWith one unanimous vote, Miami-Dade school board members brought the proposed “American Dream Miami” mall closer to reality Wednesday.
Commissioners Take Another Step In Aim At Making Pools SaferMiami-Dade commissioners took another step Tuesday in trying to make pools safer—and perhaps help some homeowners save money.
Broward County Follows Dade In Changing Pool Law Pool Builder Irv Chazen has a lot to be proud of.
Hope For Mentally Disturbed Inmates: 'Forgotten Floor' May Become A MemoryFor nearly a decade CBS4 News has been telling viewers of Miami-Dade County jail’s “Forgotten Floor.” It’s a facility where the mentally ill inmates are warehoused on steel beds, concrete floors, cowering naked in their cells.
Kendall-Tamiami Executive Airport Getting New Name Kendall-Tamiami Executive Airport will soon be getting a name change.
Beckham Back In Town For Key Soccer Stadium MeetingsHoping not to have county officials red card his plans for a Major League Soccer team and stadium in Miami, retired soccer great David Beckham is back in town.
Mayor: Miami-Dade Libraries To Remain Open All of Miami-Dade County’s libraries will reportedly now remain open just weeks after word nearly two dozen would possibly close.
Ailing Jackson Facilities Need Taxpayer Help Miami-Dade commissioners will be asked to call a special election this year and voters to approve millions of dollars for upgrades for Jackson Health System.
M-D Commission Approves Fins Stadium DealThe Miami-Dade Commission has approved a stadium deal between the Miami Dolphins and the county to renovate Sun Life Stadium using taxpayer money along with private money from Fins owner Stephen Ross. The motion was passed by an 8-3 majority with Commissioners Bovo, Zapata, and Suarez voting against the deal.
Devil Is In The Details Of Stadium DealMiami-Dade Commissioners are set to meet Wednesday to decide whether to move forward with a new proposal to use tax dollars to renovate Sun Life Stadium.
M-D Commission Approves Prayer Before MeetingsMiami-Dade Commissioners may have invited a lawsuit from the American Civil Liberties Union when the commission voted Tuesday to replace a moment of silence held before meetings with a prayer.
Local Leaders Reacts To Florida's Election Embarrassment A headline in Thursday's New York Magazine: "Florida Still Figuring Out That Whole 'Election' Thing."