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  • FDOT seeks bids for project next to Tri-Rail station

    18.8-acre site is next to the Sheridan Street station in Hollywood
    August 15, 2015 10:00AM
    Tri-Rail Sheridan Street Station (credit:

    Sheridan Street Tri-Rail  Station  in Hollywood (credit:

    The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) is seeking a developer to build a mixed-use project next to a Tri-Rail commuter train station in Hollywood.

    FDOT has issued a request for proposals to develop the 18.8-acre site next to the Sheridan Street Tri-Rail Station in Hollywood.

    The state agency  issued a requested proposals for two parcels totaling 18.8 acres where a developer could build a [more]

  • State weighs speedy or slower Calle Ocho traffic

    FDOT studies corridor from Brickell Avenue to Southwest 27 Avenue
    July 25, 2015 11:25AM
    Calle Ocho (Credit Wally Gobetz)

    Calle Ocho (Credit: Wally Gobetz)

    The Calle Ocho corridor in Miami could become an upgraded thoroughfare or a more pedestrian-oriented area, depending on the outcome of  a study by the Florida Department of Transportation. [more]

  • Artist agrees to $2M settlement with state

    Dept. of Transportation will demolish home, studio to expand I-395
    June 24, 2014 05:15PM
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    Artist George Sánchez-Calderón home under the interstate

    Artist George Sánchez-Calderón has lost the battle to save his small warehouse from the Florida Department of Transportation’s “I-395 Reconstruction” project.  [more]

  • Miami wants control of Brickell Avenue

    City negotiates deal to take over busy street from state
    January 21, 2014 09:45AM
    Brickell Avenue

    Brickell Avenue

    The City of Miami is wresting control of Brickell Avenue, the main block of its financial district, from the state.

    Miami officials negotiated an agreement to take control of Brickell Avenue from the Florida Department of Transportation, the Miami Herald reported. The city grew frustrated with efforts to reduce the street’s speed limit and clean its shade trees. Once the deal is completed, Miami would operate and maintain Brickell Avenue. [more]

  • LAN Cargo proposes hangar at Miami airport

    December 11, 2013 03:45PM

    LAN Cargo airplane

    Chilean airline LAN Cargo wants to build a 95,000-square-foot, three-story maintenance hangar at Miami International Airport. [more]

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    8333 Downtown Doral Building and Tony Puente

    The largely industrial real estate scene in the Airport West and Doral sections of Miami-Dade County is picking up steam.

    Full-service office buildings in the area ask between $45 and $50 per square foot, Tony Puente of Fairchild Partners told Miami Today. The 8333 Downtown Doral building at 8333 Northwest 53rd Street, however, asks $31 per square feet for its vacant office space. [more]

  • Rendering of Flagler Memorial Bridge

    The Palm Harbor Marina is protesting the Florida Department of Transportation’s planned location for a new Flagler Memorial Bridge and could delay construction by 20 months.

    The Palm Beach Post reported that the marina opposes DOT’s plan to shift the new bridge south because it would be situated too close to its northernmost dock. As a result the DOT has struggled to obtain the required permits to start construction, already stalling groundbreaking for the last two months. [more]

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    Miami Central Station
    Construction begins today on Miami Central Station, according to the South Florida Business Journal. The Florida Department of Transportation intends to complete work on the $147 million, 16.5 acre station by 2013, creating the region’s first ground transportation hub. … [more]