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Special Election

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

Monday Last Day To Register For Sun Life Tax Vote

The Miami Dolphins delivered a check for more than $4 million last Friday to kick off the push for a special election to approve a tax for renovating Sun Life Stadium. Voters who want to be a part of that decision do face an important deadline Monday.

CBS Miami–04/15/2013

MIAMI (CBS4) - Miami Dolphins CEO Mike Dee shows off a check for more than $4 million that he delivered on 4/12/13 to pay for the referendum on a hotel tax increase to pay for renovations to Sun Life Stadium. (Source: David Sutta/CBS4)

Fins CEO Presents County With $4M Check For Special Election

Miami Dolphins CEO Mike Dee smiled as he delivered a small piece of paper today with a big number on it.



Deadline To Register To Vote For Sun Life Renovation Is Monday

The ink is still drying on the agreement between Miami-Dade County and the Miami Dolphins to send a stadium renovation deal to the voters, but if you want to have a chance to vote in the special election, you have precious little time to make sure you’re registered to vote.

CBS Miami–04/12/2013

Sun Life Stadium Upgrade Rendering (Source: Miami Dolphins)

Deadline Looms For Sun Life Deal

Time is growing perilously short for the Miami Dolphins and the South Florida Super Bowl Committee to put together a public referendum vote on whether or not to contribute public money to the renovation of Sun Life Stadium.

CBS Miami–04/02/2013

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Hollywood Police, Fire Unions To Fight Referendum On Pension Reform

The same day that Hollywood failed to meet its deadline to cancel a special election to reform employee pension benefits without incurring more costs, the police and fire union presidents said they are ready to campaign against the referendum.


Carlos Gimenez gives a victory speech after winning Tuesday special mayoral election.

Mayor-Elect Gimenez To Be Sworn In Friday

Newly-elected Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez will take office after the election is certified by the canvassing board, but he’s wasting no time getting to work.


(Source: CBS4) Miami-Dade Mayor-Elect Carlos Gimenez with his wife and grandson as he thanks supporters after defeating Julio Robaina by just 2 percentage points towin Miami-Dade'stop job.

New Miami-Dade Mayor Gimenez: ‘Work Begins Now’

Carlos Gimenez has moved from a seat on the Miami commission to the Miami-Dade Mayor’s office, after beating former Hialeah mayor Julio Robaina in a bruising race for the county’s top job. Robaina conceded the race shortly before 9:30 Tuesday night.



Dade Voters Cast Ballots For New Mayor

Miami-Dade voters headed to the polls starting at 7 a.m. Tuesday to cast their ballot for the man to take over the top job in Miami-Dade County left vacant after the recall of former Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Alvarez.


(Source: CBS4) Carlos Gimenez and Julio Robaina

Special Miami-Dade Election For Mayor All Comes Down To Tuesday

Miami-Dade voters who have not cast their ballots already will head to the polls on Tuesday to make their selection as to who they would like to see be the county’s next mayor.


Early Voting

Early, Absentee Voters Near 117 Thousand In Dade Election

On Tuesday Miami-Dade voters who have not cast their ballots already will have their last chance to pick who they would like to see as the county’s next mayor.