New Miami-Dade Mayor to Stick With City Manager; Airport Director Leaves
- Miami-Dade Recall Vote Set. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;1/20/2011, Vol. 375 Issue 33453, p9
The article reports about the recall election set by the Miami-Dade County Commission on March 15, 2011.
- Big Field in Mayor's Race. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;5/19/2011, Vol. 376 Issue 33520, p9
The article reports on the special mayoral election in Miami-Dade County, Florida in May 2011 where a candidate must have more than 50% of the vote to win the position and the top two candidates will face a runoff election on June 28, 2011 if the special election has no clear winner.
- COUNTY GIVES RESIDENTS A NEW WAY TO ACCESS SERVICES. // American City & County;Feb2013, Vol. 128 Issue 2, p36
The article discusses the developments in the public services sector in the U.S., particularly in Florida. It focuses on the launching by the government of Miami-Dade County of three 311 Service Centers to offer in-person assistance to residents in accessing local government services. The...
- The Effect of Racial Group Consciousness on the Political Participation of African Americans and Black Ethnics in Miami-Dade County, Florida. Austin, Sharon D. Wright; Middleton, Richard T.; Yon, Rachel // Political Research Quarterly;Sep2012, Vol. 65 Issue 3, p629
This research examines group consciousness among people of African descent in Miami-Dade County, Florida, and its possible impact on their political participation. Using an original survey of over one thousand respondents, the authors question whether African Americans and black ethnics...
- Market Close: DASNY Deal Done for Retail as Munis Rally. Barnett, Chip; Weitzman, Aaron // Bondbuyer.com;1/6/2015, p40
The article reports on the performance of municipal bond market in the U.S. It states that the municipal bond market welcomed Dormitory Authority of the State of New York's (DASNY) general purpose state personal income tax revenue bonds for retail investors. Moreover, the government of...
- Public: Miami Dade To Close Branches. Schwartz, Meredith // Library Journal;9/1/2013, Vol. 138 Issue 14, p16
The article discusses the closure of four branches in Florida's Miami-Dade Public Library System (MDPLS) in 2013 as a result of a deficit in the library budget. Topics include efforts by Miami-Dade mayor Carlos Gimenez to save the MDPLS libraries, a vote by Miami-Dade County commissioners to...
- Lawmaker Resigns After Alleged Slur Against Miami Chief. McNeil, Michele // Education Week;11/8/2006, Vol. 26 Issue 11, p19
This article is about the resignation of Florida lawmaker Rafael Arza in the wake of allegations that he used a racial slur to describe Rudolph F. Crew, the superintendent of Miami-Dade County, Florida. He is also facing criminal charges by the Miami-Dade state's attorney for allegedly...
- 25 highest-paid city and county officials. Trower, Tanya // Inside Tucson Business;02/16/98, Vol. 7 Issue 47, p10
Lists the 24 highest-paid city and county officials in Tucson, Arizona in 1997 as ranked by current salary. Includes Charles Huckleberry, Pima County Administrator; Tucson City Manager Luis Gutierrez; Tucson Director of Finance Kay Gray.
- Big government salaries a bargain, top officials say. Rademacher, Kevin // Inside Tucson Business;02/16/98, Vol. 7 Issue 47, p11
Focuses on the salaries of officers in Pima County, Arizona which are considered as a bargain by the city and county officers. Presence of more earning opportunities in the private sector; Reasons given for officials' involvement in politics despite the low pay.