Swire partners with Carlos Mattos to develop site next to Brickell City Centre - Feb 22, 2018

Swire Properties is making moves again in Brickell.   Swire is partnering with Colombian businessman Carlos Mattos to jointly develop the property at 650 South Miami Avenue. The developers are planning a residential project on the former Tobacco Road site. Mattos founded Hyundai Colombia Automotriz, a car import and distribution...
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Brickell City Centre Italian food hall opens February 16 - Feb 09, 2018

La Centrale | Brickell: The three-story Italian food hall at Brickell City Centre is set to open next Friday, February 16. The 40,000-square-foot space is located on the northeast end of the Centre (at 701 South Miami Avenue) will have 14 restaurants, five bars, a cooking school, retail space, a wine store and more than 1,000 specialty...
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County waives competitive bids to manage Underline - Feb 07, 2018

Miami-Dade commissioners expedited the creation of the Underline this week by voting to waive competitive bidding procedures to grant The Underline Management Organization Inc. full responsibility to manage the right-of-way under the Metrorail.“We complain a lot about how green spaces are not properly taken care of and it is an honor and a...
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Miami River could double current cargo load - Jan 24, 2018

An ongoing state-led study, part of the Miami River Freight Improvement Plan, concludes the river has the capacity to handle double the cargo now on the waterway. “There’s a lot of reserve capacity on the river,” said Jack Schnettler, vice president and senior transportation engineer with Atkins North America Inc., a consulting...
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Fastrack Institute unveils surprise answer to Miami traffic woes - Jan 18, 2018

After launching a 16-week competition to find a comprehensive solution to all of Miami’s transportation problems, the Fastrack Institute on Tuesday announced Team Citi.moov as the winner of its Miami mobility Fastrack. The technology-based solution wouldn’t create new physical infrastructure, but would incentivize residents to share...
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Hotel rooms under construction in Miami decrease sharply - Jan 18, 2018

The number of hotel rooms under construction in Miami dropped sharply in December from the total of December 2016, mirroring a national decline. According to information from STR, a research firm that monitors the hotel industry across the nation, 20 hotels were in construction in Miami-Dade in December, totaling 2,982 rooms. The number...
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Dolphin Station Park & Ride to be done by March - Jan 04, 2018

The Miami-Dade Expressway Authority (MDX) expects to finish the Dolphin Station Park & Ride by late March to feed riders into the Miami-Dade Transit SR 836/Dolphin Express Bus Service by summer, linking Dolphin Mall, Miami International Airport, Downtown and Brickell. MDX leads construction on the $19 million project alongside the...
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