Port Of Miami

Insignia

Fire On Miami-Bound Cruise Ship Kills Three People

Three people are dead after flames erupted on-board a luxury cruise ship that was docked in St. Lucia.

12/12/2014

Miami-Dade Fireboat (Source: CBS4)

County Plans To Place Fire Boats Back In The Water

After sitting idle at the Port of Miami in 2012, Miami-Dade’s fire boats may soon be back in service. Late Wednesday afternoon, Miami-Dade Fire Chief Ray Downey said there is a tentative agreement to place the county’s fire boats back in the water and responding to calls.

09/10/2014

August 2, 2014: The tunnel to PortMiami opens August 3, 2014.  (Source: CBS4)

After Months Of Delays PortMiami Tunnel Finally Open

The $1 billion Port Miami Tunnel is officially open. The new tunnel which connects PortMiami to Miami International Airport and the interstate opened Sunday morning at 10 a.m.

08/03/2014

Scuba diver on coral reef. (Source: CBS4)

Healthy Corals Relocated During Port Dredging

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says a project to deepen two channels approaching the port is about 35 percent complete. Dredging is expected to finish in July 2015.

06/08/2014

(Source: CBS4)

PortMiami Tunnel Opening Delayed

After decades of planning, four years of construction, and a dedication ceremony to boot, the PortMiami tunnel will not be opening on time. The opening to traffic has been delayed until mid-June.

CBS Miami–05/29/2014

A rendering of the interior bowl of the proposed soccer stadium at PortMiami. (Source: Arquitectonica, 360 Architecture and Visual House)

Local Debate Takes Place As Officials Join MLS Stadium Opposition

While soccer superstar David Beckham eyes PortMiami for a possible Major League Soccer stadium, a group of Miami-Dade mayors have signed on against the plan.

04/30/2014

A look inside the Miami Tunnel project, August 26, 2013.  (Source: CBS4)

PortMiami Tunnel Set To Open In May

The PortMiami Tunnel project will soon be open to traffic after years of construction.

CBS Miami–04/09/2014

MacArthur Causeway Closure (Source: Stantec)

Lane Closures Overnight On MacArthur Causeway

If your travels take you take you to Miami Beach late Thursday into Friday, there is a traffic advisory you need to be aware of.

01/09/2014

Florida Gov. Rick Scott Holds News Conference At Biomedical Product Manufacturing

Gov. Scott Believes Miami Port Dredging Means Jobs Statewide

The dredge that will deepen Miami’s port, Governor Scott believes, will produce thousands of jobs statewide.

12/06/2013

(Source: Scott Robertson/CBS4 Viewer) | Send your photos to pics@cbsmiami.com

Dredging Underway At PortMiami

In an effort to attract larger ships, dredging has begun to deepen the harbors around PortMiami. Two channels approaching the port will be deepened from 44 feet to 52 feet. One also will be made wider.

11/24/2013

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 13,677 other followers