Thousands of runners are set for an overnight relay journey that starts in Key Biscayne Friday, and ends all the way down when they reach the Southernmost Point of Florida.
The Miami Marine Stadium, an iconic stadium on Key Biscayne deemed unsafe after Hurricane Andrew in 1992, has a group of friends in Miami that, after a vote by city commission Thursday, now have control over the stadium and the full surrounding site for an ambitious redevelopment plan.
The contractor responsible for Bear Cut Bridge’s reconstruction in Key Biscayne plans on using technology to keep drivers on the island informed.
Plans to repair Bear Cut Bridge, which connects Virginia Key to Key Biscayne, were given the green light by the Miami-Dade Commission.
A second lane on the Bear Cut Bridge, which connects Virginia Key to Key Biscayne, has been opened.
It’s safe to go back in the water at Dog Beach on Virginia Key, according to the Florida Department of Health.
Health officials are asking people to stay out of the water in certain areas of Virginia Key after high levels of bacteria were found.
Residents of Key Biscayne will soon find it a little easier to get to the mainland.
Driving to Virginia Key and Key Biscayne will become much more difficult for up to a year after state and county workers found “structural deficiencies” with the westbound lanes of the Bear Cut Bridge, according to CBS4 news partner the Miami Herald.
A landmark Miami bar and smoked-fish house, Jimbo’s Place, has officially been shutdown after nearly 60 years in business.