Miami Mayor Sues State Over Bungled Bridge Plan

Law360, Miami (March 18, 2013, 9:19 PM EDT) -- The mayor of Miami on Monday filed a putative class action on behalf of city residents against the Florida Department of Transportation over botched plans to build a “signature bridge” to replace the current one linking the city to Miami Beach.

Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado and City Commissioner Marc D. Sarnoff say the state agency promised an iconic suspension bridge to replace Interstate 395 in order to get community support for its application to use federal funds for the project. But instead of the bridge design...
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