Profile: Philip Levine
Although tourists may think otherwise, distracted by seven or eight miles of pristine beaches, Art Deco ornamentation and a stunning mid-winter array of tropical plants that are surprisingly green for March, being mayor of Miami Beach is no, well, walk on the beach.
But new Mayor Philip Levine is adjusting nicely to his now full-time role as mayor. He’s already made waves tackling big issues for the Beach, from the Miami Beach Convention Center renovation to combating rising seas to alleviating the surge of traffic on Alton Road.
And it’s only been a couple of months.
Miami Today reporter Nina Lincoff interviewed Mr. Levine at his City Hall office.
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