Miami Woman Seeks To Block Waterfront Lease Referendum

Law360, Miami (October 29, 2013, 7:20 PM EDT) -- A Miami woman filed suit in Florida state court Thursday aiming to block a public referendum on a lease agreement the city reached with a developer to revamp a waterfront property in Coconut Grove, claiming officials have not adhered to requirements in the city charter.

Graciela Solares is asking the court to stop a Nov. 5 vote, or subsequent confirmation, on a ballot question seeking city residents' approval of a long-term lease on the prime marina-restaurant parcel to Grove Bay Investments Group LLC, describing the process...
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