Vast new tax district will collect funds for Smart transit plan
Written by Miami Today on February 6, 2018
Miami-Dade commissioners Tuesday created a tax increment district to raise revenue for a new trust fund for the SMART plan to add transit. The district will align with the plan’s six corridors and include all properties within a half mile of each but the East-West, where it will cover all within a mile.
In a memo, Mayor Carlos Giménez said he is concerned about including funds from the Unincorporated Municipal Service Area (UMSA) General Fund…To read the full story click here