Posts Tagged ‘Miami-Dade’

  • Miami-Dade Judge: Proceedings for $800 Million I-395 Signature Bridge Must Take Place in Miami

    Oct 30, 17 • 691 Views • FDOT, Government, Sponsored, TransportationComments Off on Miami-Dade Judge: Proceedings for $800 Million I-395 Signature Bridge Must Take Place in Miami

    Legal victory brings challenge closer to giving local community the final say in a bridge design, upholding terms of the FDOT settlement agreement In a significant victory for the citizens of Miami, a Miami-Dade judge has denied the Florida Department of...

  • Pfizer Foundation Grants DOH $1 Million for Zika Response

    Oct 25, 16 • 613 Views • Government, Healthcare, Homepage SliderComments Off on Pfizer Foundation Grants DOH $1 Million for Zika Response

    The Florida Department of Health today received a grant from the Pfizer Foundation for $1 million to support our efforts in responding to the Zika virus. One hundred percent of the funds will be used for Zika activities. “Florida is leading the nation in...

  • Miami-Dade Mosquitoes Test Positive for Zika

    Oct 18, 16 • 580 Views • FDACS, Homepage SliderComments Off on Miami-Dade Mosquitoes Test Positive for Zika

    The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services announced today that it has detected Zika in one mosquito sample from the same small area in Miami Beach, where seven other samples had previously tested positive for Zika. All samples have consisted...

  • Governor Scott Directs State Office Closures in 26 Counties

    Oct 5, 16 • 502 Views • Government, Hurricane Preparedness, WeatherComments Off on Governor Scott Directs State Office Closures in 26 Counties

    UPDATE – 3:13 p.m. 10/6/2016: Based on this afternoon’s updated forecast, state offices in Citrus, Dixie and Gilchrist Counties will be closed Friday. UPDATE – 10/6/2016: Based on this afternoon’s updated forecast, state offices in Alachua,...

  • Miami-Dade Mosquitoes Test Positive for Zika

    Oct 4, 16 • 558 Views • FDACS, Homepage SliderComments Off on Miami-Dade Mosquitoes Test Positive for Zika

    The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services announced today that it has detected Zika in one mosquito from the same small area in Miami Beach, where six other samples had previously tested positive for Zika. All samples have consisted of Aedes...

  • Miami-Dade Mosquitoes Test Positive for Zika

    Oct 1, 16 • 375 Views • FDACSComments Off on Miami-Dade Mosquitoes Test Positive for Zika

    The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services announced today that it has detected Zika in one mosquito sample from the same small area in Miami Beach, where five other samples had previously tested positive for Zika. All samples have consisted...

  • Miami-Dade Mosquitoes Test Positive for Zika

    Sep 1, 16 • 498 Views • FDACS, HealthcareComments Off on Miami-Dade Mosquitoes Test Positive for Zika

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla.–The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services has detected Zika in three mosquito samples from a small area in Miami Beach. The mosquitoes from Miami Beach that tested positive for Zika are from an area where increased...

  • Miami Dade County Government Officials Honored with 2016 Home Rule Hero Awards

    May 9, 16 • 663 Views • Community, Government, PoliticsComments Off on Miami Dade County Government Officials Honored with 2016 Home Rule Hero Awards

    The Florida League of Cities recently recognized Bay Harbor Islands Council Members Robert Yaffe and Joshua Fuller, Cutler Bay Mayor Peggy Bell, El Portal Mayor Claudia Cubillos, Miami Lakes Councilmember Manny Cid, North Miami Beach Mayor George Vallejo,...

  • Commissioner Putnam and Senator Flores Highlight “Protection at the Pump” Legislation in Miami-Dade

    Dec 15, 15 • 577 Views • FDACSComments Off on Commissioner Putnam and Senator Flores Highlight “Protection at the Pump” Legislation in Miami-Dade

    MIAMI, Fla.—Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam, Senator Anitere Flores and others today highlighted legislation intended to better protect consumers from financial crimes occurring at gas pumps. A skimmer is a device that steals credit or debit card...

  • LBA Legislative Breakfast is less than a week away

    Feb 13, 14 • 816 Views • EventsComments Off on LBA Legislative Breakfast is less than a week away

    February 18 Legislative Breakfast at Bilzin Sumberg February 25-26 LBA 2014 Membership Drive March 11 Membership Cocktail Networker with Miami-Dade Commissioner Steven Bovo at The Atlantic Doral March 21 March Luncheon at Rusty Pelican with Carlos Migoya,...