Florida had more than 3,000 traffic fatalities in 2016, the highest number ever in one year, but over the past three years, the number of traffic citations written by state troopers has steadily declined.
Florida had more than 3,000 traffic fatalities in 2016, the highest number ever in one year, but over the past three years, the number of traffic citations written by state troopers has steadily declined. Miami Herald file photo
Florida had more than 3,000 traffic fatalities in 2016, the highest number ever in one year, but over the past three years, the number of traffic citations written by state troopers has steadily declined. Miami Herald file photo

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  • City, court force Miami Shores residents to remove vegetable garden from front yard

    Tom Carroll and Heroine Ricketts in their front yard in Miami Shores on Wednesday, December 13, 2017. The couple had to dig up their large vegetable garden in their front lawn after the Village of Miami Shores said their edible plants were not allowed in the front lawn.