This is a dynamic time in Miami and South Florida. Recently completed developments and projects in the pipeline are not only changing the skyline, but changing the way people work, live, and commute. Bilzin Sumberg's land use and zoning attorneys discuss all things real estate development, infrastructure, and government in Miami-Dade County. Topics include specialized housing models, up and coming neighborhoods, opportunity zones, recent changes in the law and other opportunities for redevelopment.
Government in the Virtual World: A Look at Public Meetings and Hearings
Land Use and Zoning Attorneys, Javier F. Aviñó and A. Vicky Leiva, discuss the impact that moving to a virtual environment has had on the public and private sector of the legal community, how public meetings and hearings are conducted as part of the social distancing orders arising from the COVID-19 pandemic.
How Florida Zoning Regulations Can Encourage Development and Climate Change Resiliency
Land use and Zoning Attorneys, Jennifer Fine and Carly Grimm, discuss resiliency and how zoning can be a cost-effective tool for confronting climate change.
Transit-Oriented Development in the 305
Land use and zoning attorneys, Albert E. Dotson, Jr. and Vicky Leiva, talk about transit-oriented development in South Florida and the impact of public transportation on a community.
Homeless Assistance Centers and the NIMBY Response
Land use and zoning attorneys, Stanley Price and Vicky Leiva, talk about homeless assistance centers in the City of Miami and how to deal with neighborhood opposition.
Religious Use Law in South Florida
Land use and zoning attorneys, Jennifer Fine and Stanley Price, discuss the approval process, standards of proof, RLUIPA, and how the first amendment relates to Religious Use Law.
Rapid Transit Zones in Miami-Dade County
Land use and zoning attorneys, Stanley B. Price and Anthony De Yurre, explore the history of rapid transit zones in Miami-Dade County and what challenges developers face in the expansion of rapid transit impact zones today.