(54 posts)

Miami and Miami Beach November 2017 election results

(Courtesy of justgrimes/flickr creative commons) The results are in. These are your new leaders (except for District 3, that one’s headed to a runoff), and this is how you voted on your city proposals. City of Miami: Mayor Francis Suarez District 3 This is headed to a runoff because no candidate topped 50 percent. Joe Carollo came […]

Politics / November 7, 2017

This Miami family wins Halloween… again

The Barrow-Horth family celebrates Halloween for a whole week – and spends all year prepping for it.

People / October 30, 2017

City of Miami Voter Guide

Hey City of Miami, listen up: you’ve got an election going down. It’s not getting the attention it should because the mayoral race isn’t competitive. But there’s a seven-person race for the District 3 commission seat, pitting some of the most legacy names in Miami politics against newcomers who want to shake things up. The […]

Politics / October 25, 2017

Zoraida Barreiro

District/CircuitDistrict 3Websitehttp://www.zoraidabarreiro.com/about/OccupationVice-President of Fatima Home Care Inc., a home health care provider she foundedEducationB.A., Florida International University The New Tropic did not receive a response from the campaign to our survey.

City of Miami Voter Guide / October 25, 2017

Daniel Kahn

Daniel Kahn

Daniel Kahn is a candidate for mayor of Miami Beach.

Miami Beach Voter Guide November 2017 / October 23, 2017

Kenneth Bereski

Kenneth Bereski

Candidate Dan Gelber is way out in front, but Kenneth says he and the other two candidates are hoping to force the race to a runoff.

Miami Beach Voter Guide November 2017 / October 23, 2017

June Savage

June Savage

June Savage is a candidate for mayor of Miami Beach.

Miami Beach Voter Guide November 2017 / October 23, 2017

Ocean Drive

Ocean Drive last call

Here’s what you’ll see on your ballot: City law currently allows the sale and consumption of alcoholic beverages on private property at alcoholic beverage establishments located on Ocean Drive from 5th to 15th Streets from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 a.m. the following day. Shall an Ordinance be adopted changing this current 5:00 a.m. termination time […]

Miami Beach Voter Guide November 2017 / October 19, 2017

FAR Increase

Increasing FAR, which stands for floor-to-area ratio, will allow for bigger, taller buildings in North Beach.

Miami Beach Voter Guide November 2017 / October 19, 2017

Dan Gelber

Dan Gelber is the presumptive next mayor of Miami Beach.

Miami Beach Voter Guide November 2017 / October 19, 2017