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Office of the Mayor, Carlos A. Gimenez
Miami-Dade County awarded $1 million for body-worn cameras
Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez and the Miami-Dade Police Department (MDPD) are pleased to announce that the Department has been awarded $1 million in grant funding for the purchase and implementation of body-worn cameras for police officers by the United States Department of Justice (DOJ). The grant is part of DOJ's $20 million Body-Worn Camera Pilot Implementation program which assists local law enforcement agencies with fulfilling their immediate needs for body-worn cameras.
Employ Miami-Dade: Making a difference in our community
Mayor Gimenez has partnered with the business community along with CareerSource South Florida, the Neighbors and Neighbors Association, Associated Builders & Contractors Florida East Coast Chapter and the Circle of Brotherhood, to help put Miami-Dade County residents to work.
Employ Miami-Dade is an initiative to develop innovative ways to bridge the divide between industry and job seekers. Visit the Employ Miami-Dade webpage, learn more about the initiative and meet some of the participants in the job training program and find out how it's changing their lives.
Climate Change & Sea Level Rise
Florida is considered one of the most vulnerable areas to climate change, with Southeast Florida especially susceptible to impacts such as rising sea levels. Miami-Dade County has been on the forefront of these issues for many years.
Mayor's Week In Review
The Mayor's Week in Review is your weekly update on the latest news and events occurring in Miami-Dade County government. Sign up for the weekly newsletter and stay well-informed on the issues that are important to you.
About Our Mayor
Carlos A. Gimenez was elected as Miami-Dade County's Mayor on June 28, 2011. Prior to this election, Mayor Gimenez served on the Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners for seven years.Back to Top Page Last Edited: Tue Nov 17, 2015 3:07:04 PM
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