New Year’s Eve Festivities Underway Across South Florida & The KeysThousands upon thousands of people are expected to pack Miami's Bayfront Park, downtown Ft. Lauderdale and Key West to ring in the new year.
City Commissioners Not Happy About Beckham, Regalado Stadium NewsMiami city commissioners were fuming on Thursday after they say they were blindsided by news Friday that Mayor Tomas Regalado and David Beckham, one of the hottest personalities on the planet, had agreed to Beckham’s group building a Major League Soccer stadium in Miami on mostly city-owned land next to Marlins Park on the old Orange Bowl site.
Miami Commission Approves Budget Proposal Working into the wee hours of Wednesday morning, the Miami city commissioners approved a proposed $558 million budget.
Miami Mayor Withdraws Resolution On Ousting Ultra The fate of the Ultra Music Festival in downtown Miami won't decided Thursday by the Miami commission. An item on the day's agenda was a resolution to ban Ultra from hosting any more concerts at Bayfront Park. Early Thursday afternoon, however, the resolution was withdrawn. Instead the commission was asked to discuss the future of Ultra in the city during their meeting on April 24th.
Mayor, Commissioner Want To Oust Ultra The Ultra Music Festival at Bayfront Park in Downtown Miami wrapped up Sunday night, possibly for the last time.
Miami Commissioner Settles Ethics Charge Over Traffic StopThe Miami-Dade Commission on Ethics and Public Trust today approved a settlement Wednesday with Miami City Commissioner Frank Carollo.
Miami, Hialeah Keep Incumbent Mayors In PlaceVoters in the City of Miami re-elected Mayor Tomás Regalado to his position. City Commissioner Frank Carollo was also elected to his second term.
Ethics Decision Delayed For Miami Cmsr. Over Traffic StopThe Miami-Dade Commission on Ethics and Public Trust (COE) held a public hearing Tuesday after the COE found probable cause last November that Miami City Commissioner Frank Carollo "exploited his official position" during a traffic stop.
'Amigos For Kids' Holds Annual Back-To-School DriveThe kickoff for back to school events has started and are in full swing for the upcoming school year.
Commissioners Unable To Vote On Use Of Red Light Cameras It was standing room only at Miami City Hall, Thursday, as the commissioners debated shutting down the city’s two-year-old red light camera program.
Daddy Diaper Duty OK'd By Miami CommissionIn at least one South Florida city, changing diapers will be less of a challenge for dads. Miami City Commissioners unanimously supported colleague Frank Carollo Thursday, agreeing in a 3-0 vote to spend $45 thousand on the installation of 165 baby changing stations.
Miami Commissioner Fights For Equality For Diaper Duty DadsMiami City Commissioner Frank Carollo is fighting for equality for dads on diaper duty.
Miami Commission Signs Off On New BudgetAfter more than ten hours of debate and going over a proposed budget line by line, Miami commissioners approved a $479 million spending plan for next year just after 3:30 a.m. Wednesday morning.
Commission Ousts Exposito,Top Commander ResignsThe Miami City Commission has voted 3-2 to terminate Miguel Exposito's tenure as the Miami Police Chief. The vote came after more than 19 hours of debate over Exposito's decision to demote officers in direct conflict with an order from Miami City Manager Johnny Martinez.
Miami Commision Delays Exposito Vote Until MondayA marathon meeting that was supposed to end with a decision on the fate of suspended Miami police chief Miguel Exposito instead ended without any action early Saturday morning, after Miami commissioners decided after 15 hours of testimony and maneuvering, they were too tired to take action. Their decision could possibly violate Miami's charter.