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Miami-Dade Mayor seeks far-ranging fee hikes, from water to libraries

Miami-Dade Mayor seeks far-ranging fee hikes, from water to libraries

New or amended service fees included in Miami-Dade’s forthcoming budget are projected to yield the county $54.35 million in fiscal 2018-19, with more than half coming from hikes in Water…

Raúl Valdés-Fauli: Mayor takes on challenges of safety, traffic, education

Raúl Valdés-Fauli: Mayor takes on challenges of safety, traffic, education

As mayor of Coral Gables, Raúl Valdés-Fauli is charged with guiding the city’s improvements and growth, including downtown development and adding adjoining regions into the city limits. But  Mr. Valdés-Fauli…

Bonds that helped Jackson Health System facilities to be remarketed next week

Bonds that helped Jackson Health System facilities to be remarketed next week

Fitch Ratings this month assigned an AA, or “very high credit quality,” rating to $200 million in outstanding general obligation bonds sold by Miami-Dade County to partially finance improvements and…

Legislative ‘usurping’ brings costly lower Miami-Dade County Expressway Authority bond rating

Legislative ‘usurping’ brings costly lower Miami-Dade County Expressway Authority bond rating

Citing “unprecedented intervention” by the Florida Legislature, one of the nation’s top credit-rating agencies has downgraded the outlook on all Miami-Dade County Expressway Authority (MDX) senior-rated bonds from “stable” to…

Miami International Airport baggage handling improvements top $230 million

Miami International Airport baggage handling improvements top $230 million

An additional $46.3 million will be spent to improve baggage handling systems at Miami International Airport, raising the project’s cost to $230.8 million, as Miami-Dade commissioners in July approved the…

County looks at trails under Florida Power and Light lines

County looks at trails under Florida Power and Light lines

Miami-Dade County is considering developing park space under Florida Power and Light (FPL) transmission lines and easements as bicycle trails and walking paths. Commissioners in July accepted a report from…

New airport use agreement puts American Airlines first

New airport use agreement puts American Airlines first

American Airlines went to the front of the line at up to 61 gates as Miami-Dade commissioners approved a 15-year agreement granting high-volume airlines priority use of concourse gates and…

Mark Trowbridge: Improving the climate for business in Coral Gables

Mark Trowbridge: Improving the climate for business in Coral Gables

As president and CEO of the Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce, Mark Trowbridge works closely with the organization’s board of directors and volunteer corps in setting the group’s agenda and…

Carlos Giménez: Mayor sees county taking lead on new mobility modes

Carlos Giménez: Mayor sees county taking lead on new mobility modes

Shortly after Carlos A. Giménez was elected Miami-Dade County mayor in June 2011, the former county commissioner and Miami city manager told Miami Today that transitioning to his new role…

County OKs funding most of study for dredging to add PortMiami capabilities

County OKs funding most of study for dredging to add PortMiami capabilities

Miami-Dade commissioners have approved paying both the remainder of the county’s investment in a $3 million feasibility study of improvements to PortMiami as well as the portion the US Army…

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