Wise use of taxes

 

Thanks to Mayor Carlos Gimenez for finding a way for us to vote on Sun Life Stadium. We must weigh the benefits against the expenditure. Taxing tourists for a stadium isn’t in their best interest, and after enough taxes, tourists will not come. We’ll get one more Super Bowl every four or five years and maybe a college bowl game every now and again. Why don’t we build a nice convention center that will bring in events of all sizes and descriptions on a constant basis all year long? Hotels, restaurants, small businesses and attractions will benefit.

L. Baldwin, Miami

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