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Contaminated soil was found at some Miami parks. (Source: CBS4)

Miami Commissioners Find Money To Fund Contaminated Parks

It took Miami officials nearly a year to find the millions needed to clean up parks tainted with arsenic and lead from an old West Grove incinerator but it has finally happened.

10/01/2014

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Carver Middle Finalist For Samsung National Contest

George Washington Carver Middle School in Miami moved one step closer to winning part of a $2 million dollar contest.

CBS Miami–02/26/2014

The City of Miami began digging up the dirty soil in the parking lot at Blanche Park on Monday September 9, 2013 at 3045 Shipping Ave. in Coconut Grove, putting in clean soil and laying down asphalt. Photo Courtesy: PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

Residents Hoping For Blanche Park Test Results Must Wait

About 30 people attended a meeting to hear the results of soil tests from Blanche Park in Coconut Grove Monday night.

CBS Miami–09/16/2013

The City of Miami began digging up the dirty soil in the parking lot at Blanche Park on Monday September 9, 2013 at 3045 Shipping Ave. in Coconut Grove, putting in clean soil and laying down asphalt. Photo Courtesy: PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

Contaminated Soil Found At Coconut Grove’s Blanche Park

Contaminated dirt was removed from a Coconut Grove park Monday and Miami city workers began paving over the parking lot.

09/09/2013

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