Amid criticism over how rescue efforts were handled in a deadly boating accident on July 4th, Miami-Dade County released a new operations plan on Wednesday.
Just days after the county faced criticism for not having its fireboats available during the July Fourth boating tragedy that left four people dead and a dozen injured, Miami Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez proposed a budget that takes $3.3 from the fire department and transfers it to the libraries.
David Beckham is now considering meeting with Broward officials about a soccer-specific stadium, a Broward County official said.
You can’t put a square peg in a round hole, but a county commissioner is trying to persuade David Beckham to build his soccer stadium in a place he has firmly rejected.
The grass-filled lot just west of Marlins Park is already a popular spot for locals to play soccer.
The Miami Dolphins unveiled their new cheerleading squad Saturday.
With its tall sails and commanding presence, The Coast Guard Cutter Eagle, America’s Tall Ship, arrived in Miami early Saturday.
University of Miami students and scientists have mobilized to save as many corals as possible from the shipping channel at the entrance to PortMiami.
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.
Divers are collecting corals from a shipping channel off Port Miami in an effort to save them. Plans call for the channel to be deepened to accommodate much bigger ships that soon will pass through a widened Panama Canal.