Miami Temporarily Shuts Down Melreese Country Club, Site Of Proposed Beckham Soccer Stadium, Due To Soil ConcernsLate Tuesday afternoon, the city of Miami decided to close Melreese Country Club until further notice after concerns over excessive levels of arsenic and debris in the soil were highlighted in a new environmental report put together on behalf of the Beckham soccer group, which plans to build a soccer stadium on the site.
Miami Mayor Confirms Proposed MLS Stadium Site Contaminated By Unsafe Levels Of ArsenicContamination under the dirt at Melreese golf course, the proposed site for a Major League Soccer stadium and mall in Miami, is far worse than previously thought, Miami Mayor Francis Suarez confirms to CBS4 News.
Suspect Sought In Torching Of Golf Carts At Melreese Golf CourseAn explosive night at Miami's Melreese Golf Course as dozens of golf carts went up in flames.
Possible Explosions Involving Golf Carts Reported At Melreese Golf CourseCity of Miami firefighters responded to Melreese Golf Course on Monday night to reports of a large fire.
Beckham Group Makes Case For Votes On Soccer SiteDavid Beckham's billionaire partner did a day of media interviews Tuesday, and Beckham made a web appearance urging support of a plan to build a soccer stadium, and more, on the city of Miami's Melreese Golf Course.
Facing South Florida: Soccer Stadium ProposalThe long, dragged out, on again, off again plan to bring a professional soccer team to Miami appears to be finally taking shape.
Miami Commissioners Find Money To Fund Contaminated ParksIt took Miami officials nearly a year to find the millions needed to clean up parks tainted with arsenic and lead from an old West Grove incinerator but it has finally happened.