Resiliency will help us prosper

Original link here: http://www.miamiherald.com/opinion/op-ed/article174526201.html Irma packed a punch in South Florida, but it didn’t knock out our infrastructure completely. To protect families as much as its buildings, South Florida needs to transform Irma recovery into a higher level of resilience planning: one that includes the economic, health, and housing needs of all communities, particularly for communities […]

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Miami Herald: “Miami-Dade urges Trump to extend asylum to Venezuelans during Maduro crackdown”

Original link here: http://www.miamiherald.com/news/local/community/miami-dade/article165931432.html Miami-Dade commissioners on Monday urged President Donald Trump to extend temporary immigration protections to Venezuelans as their government cracks down on democratic institutions and pushes the South American nation further into economic chaos. “I hope that this action we are taking here today, my colleagues, resonates throughout the world so the people […]

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