Better Streets Miami Beach

Despite Budget Increase, Miami Beach Axes Bicycle-Pedestrian Coordinator Position

Despite an 11.6% increase to a record $427 million in Miami Beach’s proposed FY2024 operating budget, funding has not been renewed for the bicycle-pedestrian coordinator position—a point of contention during last year’s budget negotiations. Last September, the city’s Transportation, Bicycle-Pedestrian Facilities Committee passed a motion urging Miami Beach to fund a full-time bicycle-pedestrian coordinator role. […]

Miami Beach Proposes Record $828.6M Budget, 11.6% General Fund Increase to $427M

The City of Miami Beach has released the proposed $828.6 million budget for fiscal year 2024, which runs from October 1, 2023 to September 30, 2024. This represents an increase of $95.5 million or 13.0% over last year’s $733.1 million budget. The general fund budget would increase by $44.4 million or 11.6% to $427.0 million […]