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Front Page » Breaking News » Overriding bid for delay, Miami pushes bond spending ahead

Overriding bid for delay, Miami pushes bond spending ahead


Written by on December 25, 2018

The Miami city commission has approved the initial $58 million bond issue to fund the first set of Miami Forever Bond projects, but the split vote came only after a contentious and prolonged debate between Commissioner Joe Carollo and the administration.

The Dec. 13 vote to approve the first round of spending was 4 to 1, with Mr. Carollo casting the lone “no”  vote after making a series of disparaging remarks about administration members and tangling with Mayor Francis Suarez…To read the full story click here