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Miami Gardens Mayor Rodney Harris is focused on transforming the city

Miami Gardens Mayor Rodney Harris is focused on transforming the city – CBS Miami Watch CBS News Betty Nguyen sat down with Harris who said people reached out and supported him as he grew up in Liberty City. Now he wants to pay it forward and touch the lives of as many children as he […]

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Former Miami Gardens Mayor Shirley Gibson’s legacy celebrated during final farewell

MIAMI — Shirley Gibson was known to many as the inaugural mayor of the City of Miami Gardens. She fought for the city’s incorporation after challenges from those looking to block it but beyond her professional accolades, she meant a lot to many. Gibson’s daughter, Tiffany Wimberly McMillan, remembers her mother as a no-nonsense woman […]

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Shirley Gibson, Miami Gardens’ original mayor, remembered fondly by former colleagues

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. – The annual Jazz in the Garden is a signature Miami Gardens event in Shirley Gibson’s signature city. Miami Gardens flags are currently flying at half-staff for its first and founding mayor, who passed away on Monday. Current Miami-Dade Commission Chair Oliver Gilbert succeeded Gibson as Miami Gardens Mayor. “What she did […]

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Traffic infrastructure top of mind ahead of 2026 World Cup

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. – As local officials lauded Miami’s selection as a host city for the 2026 FIFA men’s World Cup in a news conference Friday, they acknowledged that it will take some work to get the area ready to be one of 16 hosting soccer’s biggest event. Hard Rock Stadium, in Miami Gardens, will […]

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