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David Beckham in South Florida at Miami-Dade County Hall on Wednesday, May 7, 2014. (Source: CBS4)

Beckham Back In Town For Key Soccer Stadium Meetings

Hoping 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.

CBS Miami–05/07/2014

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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.

08/24/2013

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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.

06/24/2013

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

M-D Commission Approves Fins Stadium Deal

The 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.

CBS4–04/10/2013

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Devil Is In The Details Of Stadium Deal

Miami-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.

CBS Miami–04/10/2013

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M-D Commission Approves Prayer Before Meetings

Miami-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.

CBS Miami–12/05/2012

Early Voters (Source: CBS4)

Local Leaders Reacts To Florida’s Election Embarrassment

A headline in Thursday’s New York Magazine: “Florida Still Figuring Out That Whole ‘Election’ Thing.”

CBS4–11/08/2012

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Braman Candidates Come Up Short In Miami-Dade Commission Races

As the dust settles on Miami-Dade County’s primary, one thing became clear: all of Norman Braman’s preferred candidates lost.

CBS4–08/14/2012

The Miami-Dade Commission. (CBS4)

Miami-Dade Commission Lifts Ban On New Cities

Miami-Dade County commissioners could lift a five-year ban Tuesday that prohibits neighborhoods from incorporating and becoming independent cities.

CBS4–04/03/2012

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Dade Charter Change Would Make Commissioners Full-Time Employees

Should Miami-Dade Commissioners be full-time employees of the county? That’s just one of two charter amendment questions which all voters in the county can cast their ballots on in Tuesday’s election.

CBS4–01/31/2012

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