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Miami-Dade Mayor Hopes To Get Billions In Transit Funding After Revoking Sanctuary City Status

Miami-Dade is hoping to get funding to build a mass transit system by removing itself from a list of Sanctuary Cities.

Under a new policy approved by Mayor Carlos Gimenez and the county commission, illegal immigrants who have been jailed for other crimes will be turned over to the federal government for questioning if it is requested. Previously, the county only honored such requests if the feds paid to hold them.

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Doral’s First Mayor Is Back; Expected To Shift City Landscape

In the four years since he last served as mayor, Juan Carlos “JC” Bermudez says, Doral’s city government has made some bad decisions about growth and development.

Now, newly elected to the office he held for nine years, he hopes he’ll be able to reverse at least a few of those decisions. At the top of his list: making sure Doral doesn’t add to its biggest problem — traffic.

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