County mayor backs downtown Miami convention center – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comMiami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez threw his support Wednesday behind a convention center in downtown Miami, saying the county could use another major conference space in addition to the Miami Beach…

Mayor to Miami-Dade libraries: get more efficient to receive more money – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comWith Miami-Dade libraries facing a budget crisis, Mayor Carlos Gimenez on Friday called for the system to trim spending more than the 25 percent cut sustained in the last four…

Light rail service from Miami to Miami Beach under discussion again – MiamiHerald.com

Light rail service from Miami to Miami Beach under discussion againMiamiHerald.comTransportation planners have unveiled potential routes for a light rail link between Miami and Miami Beach with one line crossing…

Miami-Dade wants state to investigate police-involved shootings – MiamiHerald.com

Miami-Dade wants state to investigate police-involved shootingsMiamiHerald.comThe Miami-Dade Police Department should end its long-standing practice of investigating its own police-involved shootings and the deaths of people in custody and turn…