Mayra P. Lindsay, mayor of Key Biscayne, stands in an area along the shoreline next to the Marine Stadium where protected mangrove trees have been cut down illegally without a permit by contractors hired by the City of Miami.
Mayra P. Lindsay, mayor of Key Biscayne, stands in an area along the shoreline next to the Marine Stadium where protected mangrove trees have been cut down illegally without a permit by contractors hired by the City of Miami. PEDRO PORTAL EL Nuevo Herald
Mayra P. Lindsay, mayor of Key Biscayne, stands in an area along the shoreline next to the Marine Stadium where protected mangrove trees have been cut down illegally without a permit by contractors hired by the City of Miami. PEDRO PORTAL EL Nuevo Herald

Fred Grimm: We love our mangroves; never mind the chainsaw massacre

June 29, 2015 06:24 PM

UPDATED June 29, 2015 08:19 PM

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About Fred Grimm

Fred Grimm

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Fred Grimm joined the Herald in 1976. Since 1991 he has written a column about crime, politics and life in Broward.