Miami-Dade politics http://wlrn.org en What The County's Vote On Lyft And UberX Actually Means Right Now http://wlrn.org/post/what-countys-vote-lyft-and-uberx-actually-means-right-now <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">After more than a month of car impounds, citations and dense political squabbles, ride-sharing companies </span>Lyft<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and </span>UberX<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> may finally be able to function legally in Miami-Dade County.</span></p><p>But probably not anytime soon.</p><p>A preliminary vote to legalize the services was made during a county commission meeting, where 10 out of 12 commissioners voted "yes" to legislation proposed by Commissioner Esteban "Steve" Bovo. &nbsp;</p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 22:59:48 +0000 Selima Hussain 35620 at http://wlrn.org What The County's Vote On Lyft And UberX Actually Means Right Now Miami-Dade County Runoff Election Results http://wlrn.org/post/miami-dade-county-runoff-election-results <p>The seats for Miami's District 5 commission and Miami Beach's commissioners were filled in a runoff election Tuesday, Nov. 19. Look below for the results.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 20 Nov 2013 18:08:29 +0000 Maria Murriel 23982 at http://wlrn.org Miami-Dade County Runoff Election Results Miami-Dade County Election Highlights http://wlrn.org/post/miami-dade-county-election-highlights <p>Below, we've compiled a list of notable results in Tuesday's Miami-Dade County elections, including the chosen mayors for Homestead, Hialeah, Miami and Miami Beach.</p><p><em><a href="http://wlrn.org/post/do-south-florida-mayors-do-anything" target="_blank">RELATED: Do South Florida Mayors Do Anything?</a></em></p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 15:36:24 +0000 Maria Murriel 23261 at http://wlrn.org Miami-Dade County Election Highlights