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  1. Is that a new cargo home on the block? South Florida man building...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... Fathi Architects has designed residential and commercial properties including a Davie pet express hospital, a Florida City hotel and a Bradenton church . But "this is my first cargo home," Fathi said. He said he's inspired by famed architect Frank ...

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  2. Exit One Taproom Brings Craft Beer to Florida CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Miami New Times

    The 2,500-square-foot bar is named for its precise location: Exit 1 of Florida's Turnpike, the last stop before the Keys. Florida City isn't exactly known as a craft beer destination, but Breezy Leza, who owns the bar with her daughter Natalie, hopes to change that fact.

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  3. 4 percent of Keys population has left since Irma. Businesses cana t find enough workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | Front www.keysnet.com

    ... for the 40-plus mile one-way commute every day. The job fair is planned for Pinecrest, about 22 miles north of Florida City and Homestead. Hull hopes big businesses like Publix and the major resorts like Cheeca Lodge and Spa will charter a bus for ...

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  4. Sarasota is popping Full column here.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | Florida Trend

    ... nationally. We also cover Duke Energy's and FP&L's nuclear plans and the NextEra purchase of Gulf Power and Florida City Gas. Research is a major focus of this edition, including exciting advancements in drone technology. With drone pilot training ...

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  5. Back to Three Candidates For Interim ManagerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | Coastal Breeze News

    ... 4 meeting, but were not confirmed with the candidates. Over the weekend, Ken Parker, the Senior Advisor for the Florida City and County Management Association advised council that he would try to arrange for James D. Hock of Highland, Michigan to ...

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  6. Stretch of Turnpike extension near Miami-Dade County line to be expanded to 8 lanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 7 | The Miami Herald

    Construction will begin this month to add four lanes to a stretch of the Ronald Reagan Turnpike that runs between Miramar and Miami Gardens. The highway, also known as the Homestead Extension of Florida's Turnpike or State Road 821, runs north from Florida City to Miramar, where it merges into the Turnpike Mainline .

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  7. Bus Rapid Transit to South Dade not a done dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 4 | Miami Today

    ... solution would be supported: "At this point, the project has been defined." Local funds for BRT from Kendall to Florida City would come from the People's Transportation Plan (PTP) half-cent sales surtax approved by voters in 2002 to expand transit. ...

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  8. BRT Chosen for Southern Corridor of SMART PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 4 | JD Supra

    ... five municipalities along the southern corridor, which extends from Dadeland all the way south to Homestead and Florida City. The County chose BRT, with a promise to look at a conversion to rail upon reaching 35,000 average weekday riders. The type ...

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  9. Miami-Dade approves a rapid-transita bus plan over Metrorail expansion in South DadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | The Miami Herald

    Here is a rendering of a proposed rapid-transit bus station along the South Dade busway. There would be 14 of them under Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez's plan to create a line of express buses designed for group boarding and advanced ticket sales to connect the southern end of Metrorail to Florida City.

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  10. FL: Miami-Dade Leaders Face a Showdown on Metrorail Expansion. Could it be Their Last?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | Mass Transit

    ... transportation board say they have one that's even better: extending Metrorail another 20 miles to connect to Florida City and give South Dade residents their promised "one seat" ride to downtown Miami. Expanding Metrorail south was one of the ...

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  11. No CommentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 28 | Miami Today

    Support for bus expansion on the South Dade Transitway is mounting ahead of the pivotal vote today to determine the fate of Miami-Dade's southernmost transportation corridor, as the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce last week joined Mayor Carlos GimA nez's administration in throwing weight behind a rubber-tire solution. On Aug. 21, the chamber's board of directors voted 92% in favor of applying for a federal grant to support Gold Standard Bus Rapid Transit development between the Dadeland Metrorail station and Southwest 344th Street in Florida City, chamber President Alfred Sanchez told Miami Today.

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  12. How an obscure Miami-Dade transit board may snag $95 million to expand MetrorailRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 25 | The Miami Herald

    ... about eight miles south to Cutler Ridge and use of rapid-transit bus lines to complete the rest of the link to Florida City. The transportation board has already voted twice to pressure the County Commission to end the operating subsidies in order ...

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  13. South-Dade Transitway gets $100 million, but for bus or rail?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 | Miami Today

    In one of history's shortest government meetings, the Transportation Planning Council on Monday committed $100 million to build "premium transit infrastructure" on the South Dade Transitway along US 1 from Kendall Drive to Florida City. The council, which advises the Transportation Planning Organization , in less than a minute OK'd amendments to Miami-Dade's 2040 transportation plan and 2018-19 Transportation Improvement Program, allowing for the $100 million infusion.

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  14. On the Agenda: Interim City Manager CandidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2018 | Coastal Breeze News

    ... of Interim-City Manager. On the urging of Vice Chair Charlette Roman, the city has been working with the Florida City/County Managers' Association and their Senior Advisor Program in an attempt to replace Gil Polanco. For the last 19 months Polanco ...

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  15. He was rescued. Then he grabbed a copa s Taser and was shot, video shows.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    ... noon on March 29, when Parker and another driver got into a traffic crash near Mile Marker 114 just south of Florida City. Parker's car somehow catapulted through a fence and into a small lake, the vehicle's front end completely submerged in the ...

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  16. Council Still Debating Manager Hiring ProcessRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2018 | Coastal Breeze News

    At the recent meeting of the Marco Island City Council, discussion once again included the topic of finding a city manager to fill the longstanding vacancy. Council has been considering the possibility of using the services offered by the Florida City and County Manager Association's Senior Advisor Program.

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  17. Flood advisory issued in Miami, as heavy downpour soaks South FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    ... areas." Flood Advisory until 615 PM for the area of Miami-Dade from Hialeah Gardens down through Kendall and Florida City/Homestead. 1.5 to 2 inches of rain has fallen in a half hour with more rain expected. Poor drainage flooding expected. Don't ...

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  18. Friday's Daily PulseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2018 | Florida Trend

    ... in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida at the end of June, Green Bean Packers Inc. in Florida City owes 351 current and former employees nearly $1 million in back overtime pay and damages. [Source: Miami Herald ] On ...

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  19. Green Bean Packers' food packaging facility in Florida City, Fla. on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    ... in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida at the end of June, Green Bean Packers Inc. in Florida City owes 351 current and former employees nearly $1 million in back overtime pay and damages. Beginning in 2013, the company and ...

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  20. Nextera Energy, Inc.NextEra Energy completes acquisition of Florida City Gas from Southern CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | Electric Energy Online

    NextEra Energy, Inc. today announced it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Florida City Gas from Southern Company . "We are pleased to complete this transaction and welcome the Florida City Gas employees to the NextEra Energy family," said Jim Robo, chairman and chief executive officer of NextEra Energy.

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