Brickell Avenue Bridge Rehabilitation Project Update - Jan 08, 2021

 Crews are finalizing punch list items.  New Flags were recently installed at Bridge What to Expect - Roadway Closure and Pedestrian Access… Vehicles traveling along southbound SE 2 Avenue and heading toward the Brickell Avenue Bridge can be detoured to the Miami Avenue Bridge. This southbound vehicular detour...
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Miami-Dade reaches 100 million square feet of offices - Jan 06, 2021

One-ninth of Miami-Dade County’s total office space stood vacant as 2020 ended and the county for the first time crossed the line of 100 million total square feet of offices, a preliminary market report this week by Colliers International reveals. Vacancies have been rising since Covid-19 hit the county in March, Colliers data show. Total...
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Ytech Buys Land In Brickell Where Up To 80-Stories Can Be Built - Jan 05, 2021

Real estate investment and development firm Ytech has completed the purchase of a property in Brickell and says it can be build up to 80 stories there. The company paid a total of $12.2 million for two adjacent properties at 41 and 75 Broadway, across from Simpson Park. Combined, the properties have 16,000 square feet. Ytech also...
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A COYOTE SPOTTED IN BRICKELL - Dec 28, 2020

A Monday morning call to Miami police reported a coyote on a Brickell Avenue office building's property and a social media post indicated the coyote might have headed toward Brickell Key.  A Miami police call report said someone at 701 Brickell Avenue called at 9:02 a.m. to say the...
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Miami Marine Stadium, if restored, could not welcome public - Nov 17, 2020

Imagine the City of Miami spending more than $40 million to restore the iconic Marine Stadium only to be prohibited from using it for “public assembly” because that special use permit expired long ago after the stadium was closed in 1992 in the wake of Hurricane Andrew. That’s the reality facing city officials, who have been...
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In the real world, pandemic precautions cannot be optional - Oct 21, 2020

One reason Covid-19 cases are spiking despite the care most of us are taking to slow the spread is that an alternate universe somehow co-exists with us that doesn’t believe in taking the same precautions – or any at all. We all knew these people exist because we’ve seen them on national news. But until last week I had never...
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Underline going over the top to celebrate its first leg - Oct 08, 2020

The Underline, a linear urban park stretching under the Metrorail tracks from the Miami River to Dadeland South Station, reaches a major milestone Oct. 19 with a pre-opening celebration of the completion of Brickell Backyard, the project’s first, most challenging sector. Due to safety concerns imposed by Covid-19, the celebration will be an...
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