Midtown http://wlrn.org en Miami Commission Says Yes To Midtown Walmart http://wlrn.org/post/miami-commission-says-yes-midtown-walmart <p>Miami commissioners <a href="http://www.miamiherald.com/2013/11/21/3767394/final-walmart-decision-wynwood.html" target="_blank">voted </a>Thursday to allow retail giant Walmart to build a new store in the city’s Midtown district.</p> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 14:56:21 +0000 Rachel Morello 24080 at http://wlrn.org Miami Commission Says Yes To Midtown Walmart Decision Helps Walmart Inch Closer To Miami's Midtown http://wlrn.org/post/decision-helps-walmart-inch-closer-miamis-midtown <p></p><p>Miami’s planning director has given Walmart the green light to build a new store in the city's Midtown district. However, Walmart still has more hoops to jump through before it can carve out a place in Midtown.</p><p>It’s been a two-year battle for the retailer associated with boxy, suburban stores to win the right to build in the trendy, urban neighborhood.</p><p>Walmart can now apply for a building permit since Miami’s Planning Director Francisco Garcia decided the company’s plans meet the local zoning code.</p> Wed, 14 Aug 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Arianna Prothero 18978 at http://wlrn.org Decision Helps Walmart Inch Closer To Miami's Midtown