Miami Beach voters will decide

 

The renovation of the Miami Beach Convention Center is necessary. However, the present plan that Michael Gongora and Mayor Matti Bower approved is too large and costly. It is over $1.2 billion in construction that includes an 800-room hotel, which will create congested traffic and a large ongoing public expense. Luckily for the residents, the appellate court struck it down.

Miami Beach voters will decide on Nov. 5, when they vote for a new mayor and three commissioners, how their money will be spent and how it will affect their quality of life.

Norma Rosenfeld, Miami Beach

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