The New Tropic: “Daniella Levine Cava: Inside the world of a new county commissioner”

Original link here: https://thenewtropic.com/come-out-swinging-inside-the-world-of-a-new-county-commissioner/ “The good news is we’re united in opposing discrimination. The bad news is now we’re divided about bathrooms.” This is one of the first things Daniella Levine Cava said from the dais as a Miami-Dade County commissioner. It wasn’t planned that way, but then local politics has never lent itself to easy […]

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South Dade News Leader: Miami-Dade Commissioners Talk South Dade Strategy

Original link here: http://www.southdadenewsleader.com/news/miami-dade-commissioners-talk-south-dade-strategy/article_d9abf210-b081-11e4-96e7-87fde9ffd74c.html CountyCommissioners Daniella Levine Cava and Dennis C. Moss joined forces last week to promote their “South Dade Strategy” for the region. Levine Cava of District 8 and Moss of District 9 laid out their agenda at the CentroCampesinoFarmWorkersCenter in Homestead. Both had the economy and jobs as a top priority. “Bring more […]

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Miami’s Community Newspaper: Commissioner shares thoughts on county government at KFHA

Original link here: http://communitynewspapers.com/kendall-gazette/commissioner-shares-thoughts-county-government-kfha/ Miami-Dade Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava returned to Kendall on Jan. 26 to greet a Kendall Federation of Homeowner Associations audience of more than 50 “for the first time since the debate,” she said. The newly seated District 8 commissioner referred to her only other Kendall appearance in July 2014 during a KFHA […]

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South Dade News Leader: Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava Introduces Anti-Fracking Resolution

Original link here: http://www.southdadenewsleader.com/news/florida_city/commissioner-daniella-levine-cava-introduces-anti-fracking-resolution/article_c295db26-abcd-11e4-9fd5-5bb6c44d6328.html On Wednesday, January 21, Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava proposed a resolution that calls on the Miami-Dade County Commission to urge the Florida state legislature to ban hydraulic and acid fracking in Florida. The urging comes after a company in CollierCounty began injecting acid under high pressure into the bedrock near the Everglades […]

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South Dade News Leader: Commissioner Daniella Levine-Cava Holds Homestead Open House

Original link here: http://www.southdadenewsleader.com/news/homestead/commissioner-daniella-levine-cava-holds-homestead-open-house/article_c1ed68d2-a7eb-11e4-9e51-438ed93bca88.html On Wednesday, January 14th, Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava held a Homestead Open House at Mayor Jeff Porter’s office in HomesteadCity Hall to announce the launch of her monthly Homestead office hours. The Homestead office hours will be a monthly event where constituents and community leaders can make an appointment and meet with the Commissioner […]

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South Dade News Leader: Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava Holding Homestead Open House

Original link here: http://www.southdadenewsleader.com/news/florida_city/commissioner-daniella-levine-cava-holding-homestead-open-house/article_9861aee0-9a87-11e4-96d5-cbdf9fc65f8d.html Newly elected County Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava will be holding a Homestead Open House on January 14, 2015 from 4pm until 5pm at HomesteadCity Hall. Additionally, to better serve her constituents, Commissioner Levine Cava will be working out of Mayor Jeff Porter’s office on the second Wednesday of every month. Residents are encouraged […]

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Miami Herald: New chapter for commission

Original link here: http://www.miamiherald.com/opinion/editorials/article4192584.html Miami-Dade Commission’s Tuesday meeting marks a new beginning on a day that the board will deal with a variety of issues, from protection for transgender people to body cameras for police. There will be one new face, introduced at its previous meeting, and familiar faces taking on leadership roles. Last week, […]

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Miami Herald: Daniella Levine Cava taps commission veterans for two top posts

Original link here: http://miamiherald.typepad.com/nakedpolitics/2014/11/daniella-levine-cava-taps-commission-veterans-for-two-top-posts.html Miami-Dade’s newest commissioner has staffed up her District 8 office. Sean McCrackine, who worked in the District 8 office when Katy Sorenson held the seat, left Commissioner Jean Monestime’s staff to join Levine Cava as chief of policy and planning. Maria Elena Levrant jumped from Miami International Airport’s media office to […]

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Miami Herald: After a life of social work, Levine Cava takes a seat of power

Original link here: http://www.miamiherald.com/news/local/community/miami-dade/article4077845.html A bearded man at the far side of the intersection leans on crutches, holding a sign asking for help. His plight prompts a brief discourse on a frayed national safety net by Daniella Levine Cava. “Before Reagan, there were programs,” she says from the front seat of an aide’s car waiting at […]

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Miami Herald: Levine Cava takes office ahead of Ludlam Trail vote

Original link here: http://www.miamiherald.com/news/local/community/miami-dade/article3997874.html Daniella Levine Cava jumped ahead of formality Tuesday and took the oath of office as Miami-Dade’s newest county commissioner in a small ceremony a block from County Hall. The oath-taking officially sets the stage for the champion of liberal causes to take the seat of ousted Commissioner Lynda Bell before a […]

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