Miami Mayor, State Settle Suit Over Bridge Design

Law360, Miami (November 1, 2013, 7:20 PM EDT) -- The mayor of Miami agreed Friday to settle his putative class action on behalf of 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, City Commissioner Marc D. Sarnoff and the FDOT filed a joint motion agreeing to drop the suit and work together in the process of selecting a bridge design and completing the project.

“The parties have engaged in discussions about the design...
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