Greyhouse Station

Fall 2003 – Beethoven, not Greyhound, at Brickell Metrorail Station

The skirmish over the destiny of the Brickell Metrorail Station turned out to be a shining example of civic activism at its most victorious. The triumph took the collaborative effort of BHA residents and several of their homeowner and business group allies with the representation of Miami-Dade Commissioner Jimmy Morales. Together, these forces were successful in thwarting the county transportation department’s surprise plan to lease space at the Brickell Station to Greyhoun…

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Sept. 2003 – Beethoven Promenade dedicated

From Sept. 20, 2003

Thanks to the mobilization of neighbors and to Commissioner Jimmy Morales, the plan for the Greyhound Bus terminal relocation to Brickell Metrorail Station has been scraped. Instead at the site, the Beethoven Promenade was dedicated on Sept. 16th….

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July 2003 – Intermodal Station

Email from Commissioner Jimmy Morales, (DIST7)

Wed, July 2, 2003 5:49 pm

To: BHA, Brickell Area Association, et al

Thanks for the info. An intermodal station makes much more sense in downtown Miami, by the Government Center, than it does in Brickell. Let’s keep up the good fight….

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July 2003 – Greyhound Funding Bill Update

Email From: Gloria Konsler/Brickell Area Association

Wed, July 9, 2003

Last week I sent everyone an e-mail regarding a recently enrolled bill (SB 2070) that was awaiting the Governor’s signature or veto, a bill that would provide funding for the Greyhound Station in Brickell.

Here is some additional information I learned today:

The Governor has until the middle of next week to either sign into law or veto this bill. Unlike many other bills which may have numerous …

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July 2003 – Jeb Bush signed to bill

Fri, July 18, 2003 10:09 am

Message: Jeb Bush signed to bill. Looks like Greyhound will get $1 million from the State and a matching $1 million in federal funds….

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July 2003 – Commissioners Nix Greyhound Plan

Wed, July 23, 2003

At yesterday’s County Board of Commissioners Meeting, the proposal for the Greyhound Terminal in the West Brickell area at the Metrorail Station was rejected unanimously by the Commissioners….

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