As part of the Mayor and Council’s continued commitment to public safety, the City of Doral will be investing funding to design, equip and construct the technology infrastructure required for a sustainable, efficient, and interoperable City of Doral Divisional Emergency Operations Center (EOC).
David Beckham‘s soccer group and a Major League Soccer executive met with officials from the City of Doral to discuss the possibility of building an MLS stadium in the suburban west Miami-Dade city.
In the late 1950s, before the Palmetto Expressway was built, investors Doris and Alfred Kaskel purchased 2,400 acres of swampland between Northwest 36th and 74th Streets, with the boundaries of Northwest 79th and 117th Avenues on the east and west.
They intended to build a hotel and golf course, according to the city’s website. They christened it Doral, a combination of both their names, and opened it in 1962 at Northwest 87th Avenue and 36th Street.
As suburban development in Miami pushed west, home builders, office park planners and major employers arrived in Doral, which finally was incorporated as a city in 2003.