FOUR CORNERS — Looking from atop the ridge at U.S. Highway 27 as it follows the sandy central spine of the state, you can see brand-new red roofs roll in waves down the hills to Interstate 4.
MIAMI — On Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018, the Miami-Dade Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces Department’s Natural Areas Management (NAM) Division is hosting a “Natural Areas Community Clean Up Days” event. Lend a hand in helping to improve one our community’s most precious nature preserves – Kendall Indian Hammocks Park, 11395 SW 79 St., Miami.
MIAMI-DADE – The Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners approved an ordinance on Nov. 8 sponsored by Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava that corrects a surprising “glitch” in the County Zoning Code that created a major barrier to residents and businesses seeking to recycle. Even though recycling has been required by law since the 1990s in Miami-Dade, the County Code did not require that certain developments identify space for recycled materials in many zoning districts.
Florida Center for Investigative Reporting - On a hot day in September, Charlene Jones celebrated her 61st birthday by herself.