Someone was clearly smoking something in the 70’s when they decided to cover this lovely MiMo building with this awful façade. Last week construction workers uncovered the original 1953 Art Deco façade. Historic assets like this gem add value to neighborhoods and they need to be preserved. The building is located in the MiMo Historic District: 7100 Biscayne… Read more »
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Friend of Miami Urbanist, Sebastian, snapped this photo of himself sporting a Miami Urbanist t-shirt with Will Ferrell just a few minutes ago at Art Basel. We also got word that Will’s lady-friend wanted to know more about Miami Urbanist. We’d be happy to give Will and his lady-friend a Miami Urbanist t-shirt so they… Read more »
Wynwood was buzzing yesterday morning in anticipation of Art Basel and the graffiti artists were leading the charge. Check out some of the great new public art that will be available for us locals to enjoy for some time. Pretty awesome.
The first of several fences in Belle Meade has been erected and we the taxpayer have now officially gotten screwed (again). I’m not sure what the final price tag was on the fence, but estimates were in the ballpark of $50-70k. As you can see from the pictures the fence won’t do anything to prevent… Read more »
The jackass that signed off on this should be fired. Who puts a traffic signal post in the middle of a sidewalk? The County Public Works and Waste Management Department that’s who. This is just terrible and I can guarantee that it does not meet ADA requirements. This abomination of urban planning can be found… Read more »
Centerfield Bar-Standing room only Why? Great view of the field and downtown Miami Budweiser Bar within arms reach Taste of Miami Food Court within 100 yards Bathrooms within 100 yards What more can you possibly ask for? It’s almost too easy.
First person to name the location (closest intersection) of this mural gets a free Miami Urbanist t-shirt.