Beach convention hotel plans move forward
Written by Miami Today on April 25, 2017
After nearly a year since Miami Beach formed a Blue Ribbon Steering Committee to persuade voters to approve a convention center hotel, a final recommendation this week moved one step closer.
In 10 meetings, the committee has unveiled surveys and explored options to alleviate public concerns about a headquarters hotel. Traffic studies found the hotel would minimize traffic, members talked about relocating and rebuilding The Fillmore Miami Beach at the Jackie Gleason Theater, and studies highlighted the importance of a hotel adjacent to the under-reconstruction convention center…To read the full story click here