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Plan Revisited To Run A Rail Loop Through Miamidade County

In light of Commissioner Xavier Suarez's plans to beef up Miami-Dade's transit system by using existing rail lines to connect Midtown to downtown Miami, commission Chairman Joe Martinez is revisiting…

After Last Marlins Stadium Bond Ok Miamidade Mayor Going To Bat With Major League Baseball To Beg Relief

Just as the Miami-Dade County Commission was forced to honor a $35 million contractual agreement to help fund the Marlins Stadium, Mayor Carlos Gimenez pledged to reach out to the…

Miamidade County Managers Position To End Early

Mayor Carlos Gimenez is about to reshape Miami-Dade's administration to end a manager's sway — after the race to approve next year's budget.…

Miami International Airports 205 Million Baggage System Needs Backup Former System Gets Upgrades

Miami International Airport's 10-mile, $205 million automated baggage system may get $2.275 million pricier as the county works to repair its predecessor, upping an outside contract to more than triple…

Miamidade County Seeks Deals For Telecommunications Towers In Parks

Communication towers may soon pop up around Miami-Dade parks — supplementing the Department of Park and Recreation's yearly budget by up to $2.64 million a year.…

Raise Expectations Of Education South Florida College Heads Tell Chamber

With an educational summit planned for Sept. 13, the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce is considering which initiatives it plans push in Tallahassee, with many county officials agreeing that the…

Best Month But Jackson Health System Ink Still Red

Despite growing in-patient volume and $130.9 million operating revenue that led to the best month of the year, scrambling Jackson Health System fell short of the $33 million needed to…

Bank Of America Royal Bank Of Canada Win Miamidade County Bond Bids

After months of anticipation and hours of countywide discussions, a $346 million bond sale has made its way down Miami-Dade's financial pipeline, with Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Royal…

Miamidade Countys Debt Doubles Since 2004 Majority Is Interest

Miami-Dade's debt has more than doubled since 2004, but the county stands to pay more in interest than in principal — of the $27.9 billion the county owes, less than…

As 42 Million Marlins Ballpark Bonding Advances Tax Flow Sizzles

The new Marlins stadium in Little Havana may be costing Miami-Dade County a pretty penny, but despite a $42 million bond sale that's making its way down the legislative pipeline,…

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