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  1. FYI Miami: July 23, 2015Read the original story

    Jul 21, 2015 | Miami Today

    SAFE PASSAGE : County crews last week began five months of road resurfacing and bike lane-widening along Crandon Boulevard between Bear Cut Bridge and the Village of Key Biscayne. The new bike lanes, to be painted bright green, will be separated from auto traffic by a 2-foot-wide striped buffer zone bounded by vibratory pavement markings similar to those recently installed along the Bear Cut and William Powell bridge bike lanes along the Rickenbacker Causeway.

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  2. Dredging up funds to clean pollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Miami Today

    The clean-up of a contaminated tributary of the Miami River is one step closer after action by Miami city commissioners. On July 9, they wrapped up paperwork to get a nearly $23 million loan from the state to make it happen.

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  3. County hands developer river land for parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Miami Today

    The public will be the beneficiary of a new riverfront park, thanks to an agreement between Miami-Dade government and the developer of mixed-use River Landing Shops and Residences. County commissioners declared surplus county-owned land at 1280 NW 11th St. and authorized its conveyance to River Landing Conservation Foundation Inc., a not-for-profit, to create and maintain green space, seawall, landscaping, lighting and a riverwalk open to the public.

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  4. Yes, this is really a garageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | Miami Today

    A garage like no other has advanced in Miami and will add another 800 parking spaces to the growing Design District. Called Museum Garage, the 7-story building with ground floor retail is planned by Dacra for a stretch of Northeast 41st Street.

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  5. Jeremy Mikolajczak: Making Miami Dade College's museum prominentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Miami Today

    Having grown up in the Midwest and worked for several museums there, Jeremy Mikolajczak was thrilled to arrive in Miami almost four years ago and become the first executive director and chief curator of the Miami Dade College Museum of Art & Design. It's wasn't just escaping the long, harsh winters back home that he loves about living in South Florida.

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  6. FYI Miami: July 2, 2015Read the original story

    Jun 30, 2015 | Miami Today

    STILL SETTLING STADIUM SCORE : No arbitration date has been set yet for a dispute between Major League Baseball's Miami Marlins and Miami-Dade County over what should be counted as the team's share of the stadium's construction cost. According to Assistant County Attorney Gerald K. Sanchez , it might be a month before arbitration will be scheduled.

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  7. Firm to monitor Miami Worldcenter hiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Miami Today

    The Southeast Overtown/Park West Community Redevelopment Agency has hired a $430,000-a-year consultant to monitor minority job creation at Miami Worldcenter. The developer will pay the bill, said Clarence Woods III, CRA executive director.

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  8. No CommentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Miami Today

    It's not your typical kids' summer camp, but Miami leaders are hoping its uniqueness bodes well for the future of the city and its children. City commissioners have approved a plan to spend more than $102,000 to fund a specialized technology program at five city parks.

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  9. Port tunnel cuts trucks 80%Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Miami Today

    Open not quite a year, PortMiami Tunnel has met expectations and has exceeded some of them, said Chris Hodgkins, CEO of MAT Concessionaire LLC, its operator. The goal was to divert 16,000 vehicles per day - 28% of them trucks - from the streets of downtown Miami to the twin tunnels, and then to speed them to their destinations.

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  10. Go-slow governments create frustrating economic hurdlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Miami Today

    New bathrooms were due in Coconut Grove's Kennedy Park two years ago but work hasn't begun, Miami Commissioner Marc Sarnoff lamented this month, and "I can't get the administration to move on it." The city's Douglas Park, closed years back because its soil was contaminated decades ago, was to reopen last November, the public was told, but work hasn't begun yet, Commissioner Francis Suarez fumed.

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  11. Design wins support for new bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Miami Today

    That may be the lesson to come out of talks between Miami River advocates and design engineers hired by the Florida Department of Transportation for replacement of the Southwest First Street Bridge. Early plans to replace the aging drawbridge included no public walkway on the river's edge.

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  12. Brand USA to spotlight MiamiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Miami Today

    Brand USA, which serves as the nation's international marketing engine, has set a goal to reel in 100 million international visitors by 2021, and with Miami being a major gateway for international travelers coming to the US, the city will be heavily represented in the organization's global marketing campaigns. Christopher Thompson, CEO and president of Brand USA, presented the organization's goals and upcoming marketing campaigns at the Greater Miami Beaches Hotel Association Summer Luncheon at the Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables last week.

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  13. Art museum's pledge brightens its pictureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Miami Today

    An attorney representing developers of an art museum abutting a historic neighborhood promised publicly to deliver a covenant - basically a legal promise to use the land in the way they say they'll use it. Talk of a covenant came when a rezoning and land use change that will open the door for an art museum on the edge of the Design District won preliminary approval June 11 from Miami city commissioners.

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  14. No CommentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | Miami Today

    That seemed to be the consensus of the Sports Committee during the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce's Goals Conference last week. There is a great need in the area for amateur sports facilities and the sports tourism those types of venues could draw, said committee members.

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  15. Miami, Key meeting on Marine StadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Miami Today

    The intensity of use on Virginia Key will be one of the major topics to dominate a joint meeting of neighboring municipalities in the struggle over what to do with Miami Marine Stadium Park. The joint public meeting of the Miami City Commission and the Village Council of Key Biscayne is set for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 16. The city's plans to spend more than $16 million to develop a flex park around Miami Marine Stadium on Virginia Key has led to sharp words and litigation between the neighboring governments.

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  16. FYI Miami: June 4, 2015Read the original story

    Jun 2, 2015 | Miami Today

    RESIDENTIAL BUILDING DIP : Even as new condo towers continue to rise on Miami's skyline, contracts for future residential projects slowed down in April in South Florida compared with April 2014, Dodge Data & Analytics reported last week. Future residential construction contracts reported in April were $443.6 million, down 11% from the $487.5 million reported in April 2014.

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  17. Fire station for booming Brickell?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Miami Today

    As construction keeps a fast pace at the sweeping Brickell City Centre, City of Miami officials are working with the developers on a proposal to build a fire station in the booming district. Last week, city commissioners amended temporary construction and the subsurface and maintenance easements granted to Brickell City Centre Project LLC, changes that slightly modify the dimensions of the easements.

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  18. FYI Miami: May 28, 2015Read the original story

    May 26, 2015 | Miami Today

    DOLPHIN STATION, 2017: A new park-and-ride facility will open to west Miami-Dade residents in 2017. The Miami-Dade Expressway Authority approved a planning and environmental study May 19 for the park and ride, using a $300,000 Florida Department of Transportation grant.

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  19. Entrepreneurs get hand growing profitsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Miami Today

    As CEO of a new company, Michael McCord felt he was trying to do everything but not performing well enough until he was advised through his association with Endeavor Miami that using his unique talents was the better approach. Today, Mr. McCord is no longer a "jack of all trades and master of none" for LearnerNation, the software performance optimization company he established with partners in January 2012.

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  20. 86-year-old bridge to be replacedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Miami Today

    The Southwest First Street Bridge carries eastbound traffic into the heart of downtown. The bascule bridge rises and opens to permit water traffic to pass.

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