Brickell tunnel under the Miami River gets a unanimous OK - Aug 24, 2017

The push to bore a tunnel underneath the Miami River got a boost when the Transportation Planning Organization (TPO)’s Transportation and Mobility Committee voted unanimously last week to add the tunnel to a 2040 long-range transportation plan. The committee also voted to urge the Florida Department of Transportation to fund and order a...
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TSG Group Acquires Brickell Site For $31.75 Million - Aug 17, 2017

TSG Group – a boutique, diversified real estate development and investment company in South Florida – announced the acquisition of a 44,575-square-foot site near Brickell Avenue for $31.75 million. Located at 1399 Southwest First Avenue, the property sits in the heart of Miami’s Financial District, directly adjacent to...
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Miami designates Brickell Key for water taxi service - Aug 10, 2017

In a growing metropolis like the City of Miami – embraced as it is by vast waterways – expanding transit options to the water makes sense. Miami city commissioners have just designated a site on Brickell Key for water taxi service, while the Miami River Commission continues to lobby Miami-Dade County to identify potential water taxi...
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At 85 stories, Florida's tallest tower tops off in Brickell - Aug 10, 2017

South Florida has just reached new heights, adding to its skyline the tallest building in Florida and the tallest residential project south of Manhattan. Looking over downtown Miami’s Brickell Avenue at 85 stories, Panorama Tower includes 821 rental units served by 45,000 square feet of amenities; 208 hotel rooms by Hyatt Centric; 100,000...
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200-room hotel for narrow Miami River slice - Jul 27, 2017

The plan to build a 200-room hotel on a narrow site on the Miami River is a step closer to reality after it earned a supportive vote from the city’s Urban Development Review Board. The project, called The Edge on Brickell, is planned for 55 SW Miami Avenue Road, right next to the South Miami Avenue Bridge on the site of the former Big Fish...
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Miami to get a free fire station in Brickell - Jul 19, 2017

Miami will get a free state-of-the-art fire station in a public-private partnership to join properties on Southwest Second Avenue in Brickell. City commissioners on July 13 directed City Manager Daniel Alfonso to cut a deal in which the city and Southside Place LLC consolidate properties to permit Southside to provide benefits that include a fire...
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Hyatt lease tied to Brickell tunnel staging area - Jul 19, 2017

If the Hyatt hotel and adjacent Knight Convention Center downtown are razed for redevelopment, part of the high-profile riverfront site could become a staging area to dig a Brickell tunnel under the river. That’s just one of many possibilities considered now that city officials and Hyatt reps are renegotiating a lease extension of the...
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