Dr Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall - District 2 In 2008 the State of Florida agreed to buy U.S Sugar and all of its manufacturing and production facilities for an estimated $1.7 billion Florida officials indicated they intended to allow U.S Sugar to process for six more years before dismissing its employees and dismantling the plant the area which includes 187,000 acres (760 km2) of land would then be rehabilitated and water flow from Lake Okeechobee would be restored in November 2008 the agreement was revised to offer $1.34 billion allowing sugar mills in Clewiston to remain in production Critics of the revised plan say that it ensures sugarcane will be grown in the Everglades for at least another decade Further research is being done to address the continuing production of sugarcane in the Everglades to minimize phosphorus runoff. . Eastern North Atlantic During the 1904 gubernatorial race the strongest candidate Napoleon Bonaparte Broward promoted draining the Everglades He called the future of South Florida the "Empire of the Everglades" Soon after his successful election he began work to "drain that abominable pestilence-ridden swamp" and pushed the Florida legislature to form a group of commissioners to oversee reclamation of flooded lands in 1907 they established the Everglades Drainage District and began to study how to build the most effective canals and how to fund them Governor Broward ran for the U.S Senate in 1908 but lost Broward was paid by land developer Richard J Bolles to tour the state to promote drainage Elected to the Senate in 1910 Broward died before he could take office Land in the Everglades was being sold for $15 an acre a month after Broward died Meanwhile Henry Flagler continued to build railway stations at towns as soon as the populations warranted them. Doral Geography Contents 6.2 School rankings Hypoluxo Miami Florida Business directory. (102) 2.08 The Wertheim Conservatory houses many rare species of plants and foliage, Hispanic or Latino (of any race) were 44.2% [2,693,672] of the population, 6 Awards After Eastern's shutdown in 1991 it was used by a variety of European and Latin American airlines; by the 2000s (decade) American Airlines was its sole tenant the concourse was closed in 2004 and torn down the following year as part of the North Terminal Development project the immigration and customs hall remained open until 2007 when it was closed along with Concourse A. United Kingdom United Kingdom 12 Further reading Coral Way Little Havana and the Roads Education: in 2005 83% of people 25 years and over had at least graduated from high school and 30% had a bachelor's degree or higher Among people 16 to 19 years old 7% were dropouts; they were not enrolled in school and had not yet graduated from high school the total school enrollment in the Miami Metro Area was 1.4 million in 2005 Nursery school and kindergarten enrollment was 170,000 and elementary or high school enrollment was 879,000 children College or graduate school enrollment was 354,000. Annual 51.9 inches (132 cm) 77.5 inches (197 cm) 36.7 inches (93 cm) 6.3 Taxis and shuttles Orlando 71/49 74/52 78/56 83/60 88/66 91/72 92/74 92/74 90/73 85/66 78/59 73/52. 5.1 Top private employers Households and families: There were 2,338,450 households the average household size was 2.6 people Families made up 65% of the households in the Miami area This figure includes both married-couple families (45%) and other families (20%) Nonfamily households made up 35% of all households in Miami Most of the nonfamily households were people living alone but some consisted of people living in households in which no one was related to the householder.
2.4 1980s and 1990s Dry season 17.4 inches (44 cm) 30.9 inches (78 cm) 7.3 inches (19 cm). The Port Miami Tunnel connecting Watson Island to PortMiami on Dodge Island which cost $700 million was opened in 2014.