Miami-Dade Commission Panel Hosts Hearing Today on Extending the Dolphin Expressway, the County’s Busiest Toll Road

Miami Herald reports, “Miami-Dade’s pending fight over moving the urban-development boundary may get a sneak preview [today, June 13] when the public can weigh in on whether to extend the county’s busiest toll road. A proposal backing the extension of the Dolphin Expressway southwest into the Kendall area comes before a County Commission panel. . . . Environmentalists see the Government Operations Committee’s meeting as a showdown with developers and others eager to expand single-family homes and commercial outlets closer to the Everglades.”