A large dredge shovels rock out of a rockpit near Okeechobee Road and the Turnpike at one of eight many rock mining operations in Western Miami-Dade County.
A large dredge shovels rock out of a rockpit near Okeechobee Road and the Turnpike at one of eight many rock mining operations in Western Miami-Dade County. Tim Chapman Miami Herald Staff
A large dredge shovels rock out of a rockpit near Okeechobee Road and the Turnpike at one of eight many rock mining operations in Western Miami-Dade County. Tim Chapman Miami Herald Staff

Lawmakers weigh lifting decade-long water fees for rock mining

February 28, 2015 8:45 AM