News: North Bay Village Blindsided by a $118,000 Loss in Grant Money; Moves Along with Improvement Project Anyway

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The North Bay Village Commission started the new year swallowing a bitter and expensive pill. The administration lost $118,000 in grant money for the … [Read more...]

News: Questions and Cash Galore in Bal Harbour Investigation

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The “Save our Village” leaflets are back in Bal Habour. Activists have made it a habit of flooding the streets of the Bal Harbour-Surfside area … [Read more...]

News: Towing Hike Approved

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The tow-zone boogeyman just got his teeth sharpened. The Miami Beach City Commission approved the fee hike long sought by the city's two towing … [Read more...]

News: City Starts to Deal with Contractors Linked to Former Procurement Director’s Arrest

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Over $27 million dollars of Miami Beach tax payer money is currently tied up with contractors mentioned by name in the arrest affidavit of former … [Read more...]

Politics: Brickell’s Vote-mageddon

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I voted early in 2008 on the Sunday before the election. That day works for me. It would have worked for me this year, but it didn't work for Governor … [Read more...]

News: Sunshine Law Violation Cures Passed

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The Miami Beach Commission officially passed its' “cures” to the Sunshine Laws violations it may have committed regarding the evaluation … [Read more...]

News: New Towing Permits Flirt with a Year of Indecision

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Some things become fixtures in Miami Beach: a car will be towed if left in the wrong parking lot, no matter if the owner just went to LIME for a … [Read more...]

News: City May Have Violated Sunshine Laws; Takes Preemptive Action

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In order to stave off litigation connected to a possible Sunshine Law violation, the Miami Beach Finance and Citywide Projects Committee has … [Read more...]

News: Miami Beach Commissioners Pledge to Reinvent the Convention Center District

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After a decade of talk and some false starts, Miami Beach is looking to finally modernize the convention center. Last week the city issued a Request … [Read more...]