Stories with 'Miami Commissioner District 2' tag

Teresa Sarnoff

Why are you running? I love Miami. This is my home. We are on the precipice of being one of the most important cities in the Western Hemisphere. We are the gateway to North, South and Central America, as well as the Caribbean. We have vibrant culture, incredible food, exciting nightlife, gorgeous weather, beautiful architecture, […]

/ October 20, 2015


Graciela (Grace) Solares

Why are you running? As a long-time resident of the City of Miami, I know that we must tackle the challenges we face today head on — and it starts by putting Miami first! From increasing public participation in our city government to improving the quality of life for our residents, I have a proven […]

/ October 20, 2015


Seth Sklarey

Why are you running? I have always been an active participant in my community. What do you see as the biggest challenges facing Miami right now? Overdevelopment without concurrency or supportive infrastructure. What are some of the solutions you would propose? Better planning, more honest elected officials and city staff. Imagine we gave you a […]

/ October 19, 2015


Williams A. Armbrister Sr.

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/ October 19, 2015


Lorry A. Woods

Lorry Woods Why are you running? I love Miami and see such amazing potential here.  We need immediate change to make sure we have a great, let-alone world class city.  Too much money is not being spent on the community.  We are at a serious risk, environmentally, and so far behind other cities across the […]

/ October 19, 2015


Rosa Maria (Rosy) Palomino

Why are you running? Miami’s toxic political climate has to change. Miami’s politicians have sold the future of our city for the short-term gains of the special interests that contribute to their campaigns. Effectively, our quality of life is being diluted in order to return favors to select campaign contributors. Traffic, like most problems we face on a daily […]

/ October 19, 2015


Javier Gonzalez

Why are you running? I want to give back to the community that gave me so much. I will only serve four years and as such will have no need for future campaign funding nor special interest dough. What do you see as the biggest challenges facing Miami right now? Housing for anyone in the 60% […]

/ October 19, 2015


Ken Russell

Why are you running? I don’t feel that I had a choice in running. I had to step up when my commissioner was letting the neighborhood down with regard to the six contaminated parks in the city. I was successful in leading an effort that reversed the city’s plan and protects our health and home values. Everything I’ve […]

/ October 19, 2015


Mike Roger Simpson

Why are you running? My entire political career began 10 months ago, when I got tired of fighting the urge to write-in “none of the above” every election day. I decided to do something about the fact that the candidates on the ballot weren’t people who were like me, who thought as I did, who would do the job […]

/ October 19, 2015