Miami-Dade County commissioner Jose ‘Pepe’ Diaz speaks with Mayor Oliver Gilbert of Miami Gardens at the county commission meeting where the American Dream Mall project was given final zoning approval on May 17, 2018. Diaz sponsored the legislation approving the project, which sits in his district, but also sponsored a resolution that preemptively banned county subsidies for the $4 billion retail theme park.
Miami-Dade County commissioner Jose ‘Pepe’ Diaz speaks with Mayor Oliver Gilbert of Miami Gardens at the county commission meeting where the American Dream Mall project was given final zoning approval on May 17, 2018. Diaz sponsored the legislation approving the project, which sits in his district, but also sponsored a resolution that preemptively banned county subsidies for the $4 billion retail theme park. C.M. Guerrero cmguerrero@miamiherald.com
Miami-Dade County commissioner Jose ‘Pepe’ Diaz speaks with Mayor Oliver Gilbert of Miami Gardens at the county commission meeting where the American Dream Mall project was given final zoning approval on May 17, 2018. Diaz sponsored the legislation approving the project, which sits in his district, but also sponsored a resolution that preemptively banned county subsidies for the $4 billion retail theme park. C.M. Guerrero cmguerrero@miamiherald.com

He backed the subsidy ban for American Dream mega-mall. Now he’s targeted for defeat

August 01, 2018 07:00 PM