Commissioner Jose Ã¢â‚¬Å“PepeÃ¢â‚¬Â Diaz was one of several government officials on hand for the celebration of the initiated U.S.-Colombia Free Trade Agreement at PortMiami on Friday, July 20, 2012. The commissioner joined Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez, Deputy U.S. Trade Representative Ambassador Miriam Sapiro, and members of the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce and PortMiami to commemorate both the trade agreement and ColombiaÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Independence Day.
(Miami-Dade County, FL) Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Beginning July 31, 2012, international passengers flying Miami International Airport hub carrier American Airlines and all other airlines in concourses D, E and F will be welcomed to the U.S. by a new three-level, 400,000-square-foot international arrivals facility twice the size of the existing Concourse E facility. The dazzling new area is located in the middle of North Terminal and is adjacent to the Concourse D skytrain, for quick access from any of the 47 gates in North Terminal within four minutes.
(MIAMI, July 31, 2012) Ã¢â‚¬â€œÃ‚Â Ã‚Â The Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM), also known as Harriet, arrived at PortMiami this morning completing the first of what will be two tunnel tubes under Biscayne Bay linking the Port with the mainland.Ã‚Â This marks the half-way point in the boring process.Ã‚Â Ã¢â‚¬Å“It is a milestone day for PortMiami,Ã¢â‚¬Â Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez told a crowd of more than 500 onlookers who cheered HarrietÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s festive arrival on Dodge Island.Ã‚Â Ã¢â‚¬Å“The tunnel is critical to PortMiamiÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s future growth because it will allow port traffic to move more