Handling of Brickell Avenue Bridge openings causes rift
Miami River Commission members are fuming about being left out of action that impacts Brickell Avenue Bridge openings. Frustration bubbled up at Monday’s meeting when Chairman Horacio Stuart Aguirre spoke of learning – after the fact – of a formal request to the Coast Guard to alter schedules to keep the bridge locked down and... more...

Major public-private building partnership advances in Brickell
A major public-private partnership bringing a residential tower attached to a new fire station to the heart of Brickell is advancing. Miami commissioners are to consider a deal today (5/24) to expand the Rapid Transit Zone around the Brickell Metrorail Station to tie into the new mixed-use development from Southside Place LLC and the city. The... more...

$1 fare proposed for now-free Metromover
Riders should be charged $1 each time they board the Metromover instead of relying on taxes meant to fund expansion of the county’s rapid transit system, Miami-Dade Commissioner Sally Heyman told a Transportation and Public Works Committee meeting last week. Ms. Heyman said residents she spoke with are willing to pay a small fee to use the... more...