Dade Commissioners Approve SkyRise Tower FundingThe Miami-Dade Commission has approved a $9 million plan to fund the SkyRise Miami Observation Tower.
Voters Approve Towering SkyRise Miami SkyRise Miami, a giant observation tower and tourist attraction behind Bayside Marketplace, has been given the green light by Miami voters.
Election Day: Key Races Across The State And In South FloridaElection Day rolls on as South Florida voters continue to file into their polls throughout the region.
Miami-Dade Easily Brings Home Most Money In BudgetMiami-Dade County has the most money on the line among Florida's counties as Gov. Rick Scott decides what to veto from a record election-year budget.
Taxwatch Urges Scott To Cut $121 Million In 'Turkeys'A dog park in Jacksonville, a fountain in Palm Beach and money to help people get to the planned 1,000-foot-tall SkyRise Miami were among $121 million in budget projects that Florida TaxWatch says Gov. Rick Scott needs to strike with his line-item veto.
Record Florida Budget Lands On Scott's Desk Florida's record $77.1 billion, election-year budget went to the governor Tuesday along with 21 other bills, including a proposal to increase highway speeds that is expected to be vetoed.
Nuggets Tucked Into State's $77.1 Billion BudgetState lawmakers came into the 2014 session with a surplus topping $1 billion and a mandate from Gov. Rick Scott to cut $500 million in taxes and fees.
Florida Legislators Agree On State SpendingFlorida legislators reached a deal Monday on a state budget which will boost spending on schools, child welfare and the cleanup of damaged water bodies across the state.
House Backs Senate's Coast-To-Coast Bike Trail Plan A 250-mile bicycle trail across Central Florida, a pet project of the next Senate president, is on the verge of getting $15.5 million in next year's state budget.
Downtown Miami To Get Tallest Building In Florida Downtown Miami may be home to the tallest building in South Florida soon and it' s called SkyRise Miami.