The Miami Herald

November 6, 2007, 11am PST
<p>With a glut of existing development already completed or underway, another major redevelopment is being planned on nine city blocks in Miami.</p>
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October 15, 2007, 12pm PDT
<p>What could have been an economic development homerun for Miami's Wynwood neighborhood has turned out to be a miserable failure. Nonetheless, hope remains that new ownership can restore the site's promising potential.</p>
The Miami Herald
October 12, 2007, 10am PDT
<p>A recent survey show that tap water outperforms bottled water, which bodes well for cities and citizens concerned about the environmental impacts of the billion dollar bottled water industry.</p>
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September 11, 2007, 6am PDT
<p>Despite minor speedbumps in the permitting process, an explicitly green home is now being built in Kendall, a suburb to the south of Miami. The owners expect it to be the greenest home in the region.</p>
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August 29, 2007, 12pm PDT
<p>Facing the possibility of not being able to afford service by county sheriffs, the city of West Park, Florida, is hoping to forfeit its cityhood and join up with neighboring Pembroke Park. But Pembroke Park is less than enthusiastic about a merger.</p>
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August 16, 2007, 11am PDT
<p>Thanks to recently acquired federal funding, commuter lanes along Miami's Interstate 95 will soon be replaced by toll lanes.</p>
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July 20, 2007, 9am PDT
<p>While South Beach today conjures images of upscale urban beach lifestyle and glorious art deco architecture, it has not always been that way.</p>
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July 10, 2007, 8am PDT
<p>Businesses are hoping the redevelopment activities in Downtown Miami will create a thriving commercial center. Until then, they are just trying to stay afloat.</p>
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July 3, 2007, 9am PDT
<p>Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk discusses Miami 21, the City of Miami's effort to rezone the entire city using the principles of the new urbanism.</p>
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June 22, 2007, 7am PDT
<p>With nearly $17 billion dollars available for reconstruction, New Orleans officials are calling upon south Florida's construction firms to help handle the demand.</p>
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June 19, 2007, 11am PDT
<p>Amidst Miami's highrise condo boom, the Design District offers buildings and plazas with innovative design at a more human scale.</p>
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June 14, 2007, 12pm PDT
<p>West Palm Beach, Florida, is entertaining several ideas to embolden its skyline. One proposal suggests a 1,500 foot tower, which would be the tallest in the United States.</p>
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June 5, 2007, 5am PDT
<p>Despite enjoying an unprecedented boom in residential construction, The City of Miami is failing to provide adequate affordable housing units to its most needy citizens.</p>
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April 28, 2007, 11am PDT
<p>Though funding is not ensured, the Miami-Dade Transit Authority has received permission from the federal government to start acquiring land for its 9.5 mile Metrorail line expansion.</p>
The Miami Herald
April 20, 2007, 9am PDT
<p>Owners of Dolphin Stadium in north Miami-Dade County hope a $250 million dollar renovation will help reposition the stadium as an entertainment mecca for the Americas, effectively blurring the line between traditional stadium, theatre, and arena.</p>
The Miami Herald
April 17, 2007, 5am PDT
<p>Despite stunning similarities in property values, tax burdens vary greatly in southern Florida, causing fed-up residents to seek relief.</p>
The Miami Herald
April 11, 2007, 7am PDT
<p>In Miami, many plans are brewing for major highway facelifts -- including the creation of a four-level highway interchange. In the meantime, the region looks to deal with congestion by thinning highway lane widths to create more room for traffic.</p>
The Miami Herald
April 9, 2007, 5am PDT
<p>The Florida State Department of Environmental Protection is moving forward with plans to reclassify many of its waters based on their potential harm to humans. Some say the reclassifications open the door for corporate and agricultural polluters.</p>
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April 5, 2007, 12pm PDT
<p>A large loss of mobile home parks in Florida has legislators asking whether the state or the municipalities should take responsibility for the thousands of misplaced low-income residents.</p>
The Miami Herald
February 14, 2007, 2pm PST
<p>As another highrise condo development towers in Miami, local historic preservation advocates complain that the historic Vizcaya Museum's garden views will be permanently damaged.</p>
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